• Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
    Mega-projects to hike public debt
    RISING government spending on mega-projects, which are deemed crucial to economic growth, will further increase the country’s public debt, economists said with some asking the military to be more efficient in its spending.
  • Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:00
    Bt180-bn deals for mega-projects to be signed soon
    Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong said yesterday that contracts worth about Bt180 billion for six infrastructure mega-projects would be signed before the end of this year, with about Bt130 billion to Bt140 billion of that entering the economic system
  • Mon, 17 Aug 2015 01:00
    Govt 'must prioritise' big projects
    KEY business leaders have urged the Transport Ministry to prioritise infrastructure mega-projects to facilitate short-term economic stimulus and promote long-term national competitive strategies.
  • Tue, 18 Jun 2013 00:00
    Mega-projects to fuel power demand, need for coal plants
    Energy Minister Pongsak Ruktapongpisal believes the government's Bt2-trillion infrastructure mega-projects, which will support future growth of communities and cities along the new high-speed-rail route, will push up demand for electricity substantially.
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2013 00:00
    Mega-projects to raise GSB lending to Govt
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2013 00:00
    MPs will discuss plan to halt
    A proposal to halt "outdated" mega-projects to be implemented by some Myanmar ministries will be put to the session of parliament starting tomorrow, MPs said.
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