Government’s direct rubber purchase draws mixed reaction

Posted at January 14, 2016

Secretary-general of an association for rubber and oil palm growers in Surat Thani province Mr Dendech Dechmanee said rubber growers will make move to stop the government’s plan to purchase 100,000 tonnes of rubber from farmers because the measure will not produce direct benefit to them. He said his group will forward the demand to […]

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Three executives and four firms indicted in fake G-to-G rice deal

Posted at January 13, 2016

Named as defendants in the fake G-to-G rice deal with a Chinese company, Guangdong Stationery & Sporting Goods Corp, are Kitthavee Yasothorn rice mill limited partnership, Kitthavee Yasothorn Rice Company, KMC Inter Rice 2002, Jia Meng Company and their three executives namely Mr Thavee Artsamat, Mr Pakorn Leesirikul and Mrs Prapit Manatunya. Deputy attorney-general Chutichai […]

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Over 22,000 business enterprises folded up last year

Posted at January 13, 2016

The department chief, Ms Pongphan Chienviriyaphan, said today that it was a normal practice around yearend when many operators registered with the department to fold up their business because they were reluctant to submit their financial budget to the department. Also, she said that the tightening up of control over lottery trading had prompted many […]

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30 private and state agencies join hands to drive grassroot economy

Posted at January 13, 2016

The three projects include One Tambon One SME for agriculture, project encompassing retailing of farm products, community products and tourism and project to drive grassroot economy. Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak presided over the signing of a memorandum of understanding involving 30 private and state organizations. He said that implementation of the three projects will […]

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