Assembly LV
March 11, 2005 - September 19, 2006

           Police Lieutenant Colonel Thaksin Shinawatra  was appointed Prime Minister, by Royal Decree of King Rama IX, on March 11, 2005, and he, in turn, appointed the Cabinet, whose names are shown below.

Cabinet

1.
Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak

Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Finance

2.
Pol. Gen. Chidchai  Vanasatidya

Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Interior

3.
Mr. Suriya Jungrungreangkit Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Industry
4.
Mr. Surakiart Sathirathai Deputy Prime Ministers
5.
Mr. Suchai Yongarnukul Deputy Prime Ministers
6.
Mr. Wissanu Krea-ngam Deputy Prime Ministers
7.
Mr. Suwat Liptapanlop Deputy Prime Ministers
8.
Mr. Newin  Chidchob Minister of the Prime Minister's office
9.
Mr.Suranand Vejjajiva Minister of the Prime Minister's office
10.
Gen. Thammarak Israngura Na Ayutaya Minister of Defense
11.
Mr.Thanong Bidaya Minister of Finance
12.
Mr. Varathep Ratanakorn Deputy Minister of Finance
13.
Mr. Chaiyot Sasomsup Deputy Minister of  Finance
14.
Mr.Kantathi Suphamongkhon Minister of Foreign Affairs
15.
Mr. Pracha Maleenont Minister of Tourism and Sports

16

Mr. Watana Muangsook Minister of Social Development and Human Security
17.
Khunying  Sudarat Keyuraphan Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives
18.
Mr. Adisorn Piengket Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives
19.
Mr.Pongsak  Ruktapongpisal Minister of Transport
20.
Gen. Chaiyanan  Charoensiri Deputy Minister of Transport
21.
Mr. Phumtham Wechayachai Deputy Minister of Transport
22.
Mr.Youngyut Tiyapairat Minister of Natural Resources and Enviroment
23.
Mr. Sora-at Klinpratoom Minister of Information and Communication
24.
Mr.Viset  Choopiban Minister of  Energy
25.
Mr.Preecha Laohapongchana Deputy Minister of Commerce
26.
ACM. Khongsak  Wantana

Minister of Interior

27.
Mr.Sermsak Pongpanit Deputy Minister of Interior
28.
Mr.Somchai Sunthornvat Deputy Minister of Interior
29.
Mr. Somsak Thapsutin Minister of Labour
30.
Mrs. Uraiwan Thienthong Minister of Culture
31.
Mr. Pravich Ratanapian Minister Science and Technology
32.
Mr. Chaturon Chaisang Minister of Educarion
33.
Mr.Rung Kaewdaeng Deputy Minister of Education
34.
Mr. Pinij Jarusombat Minister of Public Health
35.
Mr. Anutin  Charnvirakul Deputy Minister of Public Health

 

          This Cabinet undertook these changes:

          On July 6, 2005,
Mr. Suriya  Lapwisuthisin, Deputy Minister of Commerce, resigned from the position.

          On August 2, 2005,  
           On the same day,
           1. 
Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak was removed 
Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Commerce
           2. 
Pol. Gen. Chidchai  Vanasatidya was removed Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Interior
           3. 
Mr. Chaturon Chaisang was removed  Deputy Prime Ministers
           4. 
Mr.Preecha Laohapongchana was removed  Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
           5. 
Mr. Somsak Thapsutin  was removed  Minister of Tourism and Sports
           6. 
Mr. Pracha Maleenont  was removed  Minister of Social Development and Human Security
           7.
 Mr. Newin  Chidchob was removed  Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives
           8. 
Mr. Suriya Jungrungreangkit was removed  Minister of Transport
           9.
  Mr. Adisorn Piengket  was removed  Deputy Minister of Transport
          10.
Mr. Suwit Khunkitti was removed  Minister Science and Technology
          11.
Mr.Thanong Bidaya  was removed  Minister of Commerce
          12.
Mr. Suwat Liptapanlop was removed  Minister of Justice
          13.
Mr. Korn Dabbaransi  was removed 
Minister Science and Technology
          14.
Mr. Adisai Bodharamik was appointed Minister of Educarion
          15.
Mr. Watana Muangsook was appointed Minister of Industry

          On August 2, 2005,  
          1.  
  Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak was appointed Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Commerce
          2.  
 Mr. Suriya Jungrungreangkit was appointed Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Industry
          3. 
 
Pol. Gen. Chidchai  Vanasatidya was appointed Deputy Prime Ministers and Minister of Justice
          4.  
 Mr. Suwat Liptapanlop was appointed Deputy Prime Ministers
          5.   
Mr. Newin  Chidchob was appointed Minister of the Prime Minister's office
         
6.    Mr.Thanong Bidaya was appointed Minister of Finance
        
 7.    Mr. Pracha Maleenont was appointed Minister of Tourism and Sports
         
8.    Mr. Watana Muangsook was appointed Minister of Social Development and Human Security
         
9.    Mr. Adisorn Piengket  was appointed Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives
         
10.  Mr.Pongsak  Ruktapongpisal was appointed Minister of Transport
          11.
 Gen. Chaiyanan  Charoensiri was appointed Deputy Minister of Transport
         
12.  Mr. Sora-at Klinpratoom was appointed Minister of Information and Communication
         
13.  Mr.Preecha Laohapongchana was appointed Deputy Minister of Commerce
         
14.  ACM. Khongsak  Wantana was appointed Minister of Interior
         
15.  Mr. Somsak Thapsutin  was appointed Minister of Labour
         
16.  Mr. Pravich Ratanapian was appointed Minister Science and Technology
         
17.  Mr. Chaturon Chaisang was appointed Minister of Educarion

          On August 4, 2005,  
          1.
Mr.Suranand Vejjajiva to act temporarily in place of Minister of Foreign Affairs,
                                                                                                                   Minister of Tourism and Sports ,
                                                                                                                   Minister of Social Development and Human Security ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Natural Resources and Enviroment ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Information and Communication ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of  Energy ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Labour ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Justice ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Culture ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister Science and Technology ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Industry
          
2. Mr. Newin  Chidchob to act temporarily in place of   Minister of Foreign Affairs,
                                                                                                                   Minister of Tourism and Sports ,
                                                                                                                   Minister of Social Development and Human Security ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Natural Resources and Enviroment ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Information and Communication ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of  Energy ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Labour ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Justice ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Culture ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister Science and Technology ,
                                                                                                                  
Minister of Industry

          
          On October 31, 2005,
          
Mr. Suchai Yongarnukul was removed Minister of Public Health

         On October 31, 2005,
         1. 
Mr. Pinij Jarusombat was removed Deputy Prime Ministers
         2. 
Mr. Suchai Yongarnukul was appointed Deputy Prime Minister.
         3. 
Mr. Pinij Jarusombat was appointed

          On Feburary 3, 2006,
            
Mrs. Uraiwan Thienthong  was removed Minister of Culture

         On Feburary 4, 2006,
            
Mr. Sora-at Klinpratoom  was removed Minister of Information and Communication
          
          On February 7, 2006,
           1.
Mr. Suchai Yongarnukul  to act temporarily in place of Minister of Information and Communication
           2.
Mr. Surakiart Sathirathai  to act temporarily in place of Minister of Foreign Affairs
           3.
Mr.Suranand Vejjajiva to act temporarily in place of Minister of Information and Communication and
               Minister of Foreign Affairs

           4.
Mr. Newin  Chidchob to act temporarily in place of Minister of Information and Communication and
               Minister of Foreign Affairs

           

          On June 24, 2006,
           
Mr. Wissanu Krea-ngam  was removed Deputy Prime Ministers


          On March 10, 2004,
           1. Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak was switched from
Deputy Prime Minister  to Minister of Finance.
           2. Mr. Suwit Khunkitti was switched from Deputy Prime Minister to Minister of Natural Resources and Enviroment.
           3. Mr. Bhokin Bhalakula was switched from Deputy Prime Minister to Minister of Interior.
           4.
Gen. Thammarak Isarangura Na Ayutaya was switched from
 Minister of Defense to Deputy Prime Minister.
           5.
Capt. Suchart Chaovisit was switched from  Minister of Finance to Deputy Prime Minister.
           6. Mr. Phaphat Phanyachad , Minister of Natural Resources and Enviroment,
resigned from the position.
           7.  Mr. Wanmuhamadnoor Matha, was switched from  Minister of Interior to Deputy Prime Minister.
           8. Gen. Chetta Thanajaro was switched from Minister
of Science and Technology to Minister of Defense.
           9. Mrs. Sirikron Manelin was
switched from Deputy Minister of Education to Deputy Minister of Public Health.
           10. Pol. Gen Chamlong Lamchangpun , Deputy Minister of Public Health, resigned from the position.
           11. Mr. Korn Dabbaransi was appointed Minister of Science and Technology.
           12.
Mr. Sutham Saengpratoom was appointed Deputy Minister of Education.

          On June 30, 2004,
          1. Mr. Phamon Lojnasalee , Deputy Minister of Interior, resigned from the position.
          2. Mrs. Sirikron Manelin, Deputy Minister of Public Health, resigned from the position.
          3. Mr. Suwat Liptapanlop was appointed Deputy Prime Minister.
          4. Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul was appointed Deputy Minister of Public Health.

          On October 5, 2004,
          1.
Gen. Thammarak Isarangura Na Ayutaya
, Deputy Prime Minister, resigned from the position.
          2.
Capt. Suchart Chaovisit, Deputy Prime Minister, resigned from the position.
          3. 
Gen. Chetta Thanajaro, Minister of Defense, resigned from the position.


          On October 6, 2004,
          1. Mr. Wanmuhamadnoor Matha, was switched from Deputy Prime Minister to Minister of
Agriculture and
              Co-operatives.

          2. Mr. Somsak Thepsutin was switched from  Minister of
Agriculture and Co-operatives to Deputy Prime Minister.
          3.
Mr. Pongsak Ruktapongpaisal was switched from Deputy Minister Commerce to Minister of Industry.
          4.
Mr. Sutham Saengpratoom was switched from Deputy Minister of Education to Deputy Minister of Interior.
          5. Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul was switched from Deputy Minister of Public Health to Deputy Minister of Commerce.
          6  Mr. Phinij Jarusombat was switched from Minister of Industry to Deputy Prime Minister .
          7. Gen Sumpan Boonyanun was appointed Minister of Defense.
          8. Mr. Aree Wangsearaya was appointed Deputy Minister of Education.
          9. Mr. Suchai Yongarnukul was appointed Deputy Minister of Public Health.

       

       Remark:
This Government of Police Licutenant Thaksin Shinawatra Prime Minister and Head of the
         Administration On Feburary,24,2006

 

Historical Sequence of Thai Cabinet