Thai workers prepare to transport a giant portrait of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Photo: AP

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s coronation follows two eventful years on the throne, with a budget of US$31 million

  • The king has forged his own path, departing from the style favoured by his father, who ruled for 70 years.
  • Vajiralongkorn intervened in the recent Thai elections and has taken control of crown property worth US$9 billion
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Thai workers prepare to transport a giant portrait of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Photo: AP
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