Secret Siam
Andrew MacGregor Marshall
Created 18 Apr 2020
Exclusive information and insight on Thai politics, history and the elephant in the room

Latest Posts

Time up for Prayut?
16 Aug 2022 22 3
Welcome to the latest Secret Siam news roundup. As usual, regular news updates remain free for everybody to read, but premium content and analysis on Thai politics and history are for paying subscribe...
Koi gone
01 Aug 2022 17 17
Once upon a time, when he reached the age of 67, a fabulously wealthy monarch celebrated the occasion by giving himself a special birthday gift — an official royal concubine. The thrice-divorced King ...
Wounded government survives no-confidence vote but limps towards electoral slaughter
28 Jul 2022 9 6
Welcome to the latest Secret Siam news roundup. For those who may have missed it, I recently published a detailed reinvestigation of the notorious blue diamond saga that blighted relations between Tha...
The true curse of the blue diamond
25 Jun 2022 9 13
In June 2006, King Bhumibol Adulyadej marked 60 years on the throne of Thailand, amid an outpouring of adoration from millions of Thais and an impressive show of respect from other royal families arou...
Bavarian rhapsody
25 Jan 2022 28 8
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