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The twin transitions that will shape Thailand's future

Fresh elections and a new monarch are key to how the kingdom finds its way in a changed political landscape

Thailand's much-anticipated twin transitions are under way.

One is the long-awaited election, which has been tentatively rescheduled for March, after five postponements in nearly five years of military government since a coup in May 2014.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 08, 2019, with the headline 'The twin transitions that will shape Thailand's future'. Print Edition | Subscribe