Don said he never ordered the embassy to do so. “I’m not sure whether the post is merely the embassy’s mistake or somebody hacked into the embassy’s Facebook account. Prime Minister General Prayut Chanocha has not yet announced the official date of the general election, but he has implied that it should be held in November. In its Facebook page, the embassy invited Thais in Finland and Estonia who wished to vote in the election to prepare the necessary documents. The statement, titled “Preparation of the overseas election in 2018”, said the Thai government was preparing for a general election expected to happen in November this year.
Source: The Nation Bangkok January 03, 2018 09:22 UTC