SIU in Post Today: Election and Facebook

Post Today newspaper, 26 June 2011 issue, quotes SIU data on Facebook usage during Thailand’s general election.

Post Today newspaper, 26 June 2011 issue, quotes SIU data on Facebook usage during Thailand’s general election.

The original data is from SIU’s special scoop The Usage of Social Media by Thai Political Parties During 2011 General Election (การใช้ Social Media ของพรรคการเมืองไทย ในการหาเสียงเลือกตั้ง 3 ก.ค. 54) where SIU team survey and collect the comprehensive data from the internet front.

Post Today uses this data in its scoop “The Best and The Worst in 2011 General Election” (ที่สุดของที่สุด… เลือกตั้ง ’54) when discussing about “hi-tech” and “low-tech” parties. The scoop appears in page 3 of Post Today 26 June 2011 issue 3062.

SIU on Springnews TV: Social Media and Thai Politics

19 February 2011 – Kan Yuenyong, SIU Executive Director, joined the discussion session on Springnews TV. He gave his opinion on the use of social media with Thai politics. The other panelists are Chiranuch Premchaiporn from Prachatai and Tham Cheusathapanasiri from Media Monitor.
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