Thai army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha set out his plans for the country, a day after seizing power in a coup, saying reforms were needed before an election can be held and enlisting the help of the civil service.
"I want all civil servants to help organise the country," he said. "We must have economic, social and political reforms before elections. If the situation is peaceful, we are ready to return power to the people."
More top news
Mr Blavatnik, whose empire includes the Warner Music Group, has an estimated fortune of £13.17bn according to the Sunday Times Rich List.
Find out what to expect from the weather if you are running in the big race in London or watching from the sidelines.
It will be a soggy start to the weekend and temperatures will drop making it feel colder than in recent days.