Prime Minister of Thailand

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Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand
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Prayut Chan-o-cha

since 24 August 2014
Office of the Prime Minister
Royal Thai Government
StyleHis Excellency
StatusHead of government
Member of
Reports toNational Assembly
ResidencePhitsanulok Mansion
SeatGovernment House
Term lengthFour years
No more than eight years in total[1]
Constituting instrumentConstitution of Thailand
Formation28 June 1932; 90 years ago (1932-06-28)
First holderPhraya Manopakorn Nititada
DeputyDeputy Prime Minister
Salary฿125,590 monthly[2]

The Prime Minister of Thailand (Thai: นายกรัฐมนตรีไทย; RTGS: Nayok Ratthamontri Thai) is the head of government of Thailand. The Prime Minister is also the chair of the Cabinet of Thailand. The office was created after the Revolution of 1932. This was when the country became a constitutional monarchy. The current prime minister is Prayut Chan-o-cha since 2014.

List of prime ministers[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Unofficial Translation CONSTITUTION OF THE KINGDOM OF THAILAND" (PDF). Retrieved 26 August 2022.
  2. Nanuam, Wassana. "PM, cabinet to offer their salaries to Covid sufferers". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 3 November 2021.

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