Royal Gazette Dissemination of the announcement of the Ministry of the Interior Identifying a person with Thai nationality Request to renounce Thai nationality of 75 people to apply for other nationalities It revealed that they have applied for Singaporean citizenship, as many as 58 people.
On June 1, 2023, the Royal Gazette website published an announcement from the Ministry of the Interior regarding the loss of Thai nationality. Signed by General Anupong Paochinda, the Home Minister
The announcement said that with a person of Thai nationality who was born while the father or mother is a foreigner and has acquired the nationality of the father or mother in accordance with the law on the nationality of the father or mother wish to continue to hold another nationality has expressed his intention to renounce his Thai nationality to the competent officer in accordance with the forms and procedures prescribed in the Ministerial Regulations. According to Section 14 of the Nationality Act 1965 as amended by the Nationality Act (No. 4) 2008, the Home Secretary has considered
By virtue of Section 14, paragraph two of the Nationality Act BE 2508, a person of Thai nationality is permitted to renounce his Thai nationality. which led to the loss of Thai nationality by relinquishing Thai nationality According to Section 22 of the Nationality Act BE 2508, 75 people
Reporters reported that From the announcement of the person requesting to renounce the said Thai nationality It was found that the majority of those who wished to renounce their Thai nationality applied for Singaporean citizenship at the highest number of 58, followed by Japanese with the following list:
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