Anand Panyarachun

Anand Panyarachun

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Anand Panyarachun was Thailand's Prime Minister twice, between 1991-1992 and once again in 1992. He was effective in initiating economic and political reforms, one of which was the drafting of Thailand's "Peoples' Constitution," which was promulgated in 1997 and abrogated in 2006. Anand received a Ramon Magsaysay Award for Government Service in 1997. Anand was the youngest child of twelve children of a rich family of Mon heritage from his father's side and Thai-Chinese from his mother's. According to Anand himself, Anand inherited his Chinese heritage from his maternal grandmother, whose surname was Lau. He attended Dulwich College and later read law at Trinity College, Cambridge, graduating with honours in 1955. Anand spent 23 years in the foreign service, serving at times as the Ambassador of Thailand to the United Nations, Canada, the United States, and West Germanyshow more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135791079
  • 9786135791075