WACC Scholar Takes on Media Giant and Prime Minister in Freedom of Speech Case
Thaksin Shinawatra, in Thailand, has a lot in common with Silvio Berlusconi in Italy. Both are dominant media and telecommunications tycoons, both are Prime Minister of their country, both are billionaires, each is reputed to be the wealthiest man in their country, and both stand accused of serious conflict of interest between their political post and their massive media business interests. Supinya Klangnarong, a WACC scholar, is locked in a legal battle with Thaksin Shinawatra’s Shin Corp in what is becoming a landmark case on freedom of speech.
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WACC - Free Speech in Thailand