Govt to hold second reform forum today


BANGKOK, 17 December 2013 The government is set to hold another country reform forum in a bid to seek solutions to the current political stalemate. 

After a successful country reform forum on Sunday, Permanent Secretary for the Prime Minister’s Office Tongthong Chandransu will today hold the second round of discussion in order to find a political solution that will help settle the differences in the country.

A summary of Sunday’s meeting has already been forwarded to Prime Minister and Defense Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, informing her that the majority of the participants voiced their support for the general election, agreeing that it was the best solution under the democratic system.

Today’s forum will be participated by 7 business organizations and representatives of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC), provided they agree to attend.