Paetongtarn Shinawatra, the daughter of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, applauds after a Pheu Thai Party general assembly meeting in Bangkok earlier this month. Photo: AP
Paetongtarn Shinawatra, the daughter of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, applauds after a Pheu Thai Party general assembly meeting in Bangkok earlier this month. Photo: AP
Thailand

About 3 in 4 Thais think Thaksin’s Pheu Thai Party should be in charge of Thailand, poll shows

  • Pheu Thai has said it’s aiming for a ‘landslide’ win in next year’s general election, as it seeks to end nearly a decade of military-backed rule
  • Thaksin’s daughter, Paetongtarn Shinawatra, is emerging as one of the party’s potential candidates for the premiership

Paetongtarn Shinawatra, the daughter of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, applauds after a Pheu Thai Party general assembly meeting in Bangkok earlier this month. Photo: AP
Paetongtarn Shinawatra, the daughter of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, applauds after a Pheu Thai Party general assembly meeting in Bangkok earlier this month. Photo: AP
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