Nelson Mandela, the revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa and one of the towering political figures of the 20th century, has died aged 95. (AP photo)
His Majesty the King stressed the importance of unity and solidarity among Thais and the need to work together for the common good.
Anti-government demonstrators have cast doubts over the proposed establishment of a people's council.
Foreigners are cautious about investing in developing countries amid continued global economic and political turbulence.