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Newly Appointment Labour Minister M.R. Chatumongol Sonakul Worships Sacred Items at 09.09 Hrs

Date: 
Wednesday, 17 July 2019

            At the auspicious time of 09.09 hours, M.R. Chatumongol Sonakul paid homage to the sacred items at the Ministry of Labour, including Phra Phut Sutthitham Bophit, Phra Phut Chinnarat, San Por Pu Chai Mongkhon, San Thao Mahaprom Thewarit, San Por Pu Suchin Promma and the Buddha placed in the office of the 15th Minister of Labour, on the occasion of being appointed as Minister of Labour. The appointment came after the royal decree announcing the appointment of the Minister on July 10, whereby the Labour Minister presented an oath of allegiance before taking office on July 16. 

 

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            On July 17, 2019, at 09.09 hours, Labour Minister M.R. Chatumongol Sonakul paid homage to the sacred items of the Ministry of Labour, consisting of Phra Phut Sutthitham Bophit, Phra Phut Chinnarat, San Por Pu Chai Mongkhon, San Thao Mahaprom Thewarit and the Buddha placed in the office, and signed a file of documents on the occasion of his appointment as Minister of Labour. The appointment came after the royal decree announced the appointment of the minister on July 10, whereby the Labour Minister presented an oath of allegiance before taking office on July 16. Permanent Secretary of Labour Mr. Suthi Sukosol welcomed and congratulated the new minister with a basket of flowers, together with senior executives, government officials and officers under the Ministry of Labour, at the Phra Phut Sutthitham Bophit lawn on the first floor of the ministry’s building and the office of the Labour Minister on the 6th floor.
            M.R. Chatumongol Sonakul was born on September 28, 1943 and is the 15th Minister of Labour. He graduated from Harrow School England Trinity College Cambridge U. (Mechanical Sciences and Economics Tripos) Kennedy School, Harvard U. (Public Finance and Economics Development), and received an honorary Doctor of Public Administration degree from the National Institute of Development Administration and passed the National Defense Training Course from the National Defense College of Thailand, class 31. The Labour Minister used to hold important positions such as an Economist at the Fiscal Policy Office, Assistant Secretariat to the Minister of Finance, Economist at the Fiscal Policy Office, Director of Tax Policy at the Fiscal Policy Office, Deputy Director of the Fiscal Policy Office, Deputy Director-General of the Revenue Department, Deputy Permanent Secretary of Finance, Director-General of the Comptroller General's Department, Director-General of the Excise Department, Director-General of the Revenue Department, Permanent Secretary of Finance, Governor of the Bank of Thailand and Chairman of the board of the Bank of Thailand. The Labour Minister has received honorary awards, namely the Most Illustrious Order of Chula Chom Kla, the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant, the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand and the Chakrabarti Mala Medal.

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Division of Public Relations/
Photos by Sompob Silbut/
Panjida Yuphasuk/
17 July 2019/