Prime Minister calls for all agencies to utilize more rubber


BANGKOK – The Prime Minister has called for an increase in the use of natural rubber in the country, starting tomorrow afternoon.

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-Cha spoke at the national water resources committee, indicating that the country must increase its utilization of its rubber output. Therefore, all phases of production must be restructured with all ministries including rubber in their various projects, such as public walkways and sports stadiums.

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-Cha

Gen Prayut indicated that he will bring the matter to the attention of the Cabinet on January 12 and will order all agencies to implement the agenda immediately after the Cabinet meeting.

He noted that the implementation of projects requires large sums of money but that the country also requires funds to solve other problems as well.