Prime Minister observes special economic zone in Tak


TAK, 2 September 2015 – Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has inspected the progress of a special economic zone in Tak province. He instructed the local authorities to implement laws most efficiently while making the public understand the government’s work.

The PM also asked the provincial governor and business sector in Tak to help reduce social inequality so that people have equal opportunity to access resources. As for Thailand’s trade with the neighboring countries, Gen. Prayut said the government had a target to increase their annual trade volume from 100 billion baht to 200 billion baht.

The prime minister added that the establishment of special economic zones should be completed in 2015 or 2016.

Gen. Prayut then traveled to a customs check point at the 1st Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge in Mae Sot district to observe its operations.