Bangkok governor appears for Chinese cash to create good city

Bangkok Governor Chadchart Sittipunt yesterday revealed he had a working dinner with the Chinese Ambassador to debate a quantity of initiatives useful to the capital, together with the city’s upcoming outside film pageant, Chinese lecturers, and the event of a wise city.
Developing Bangkok as a smart city comes sizzling on the heels of an announcement by the Eastern Economic Corridor Policy Committee earlier this week of its plans to construct a US$37 billion good metropolis in Chon Buri.
PM Prayut Chan-o-cha, who chaired the assembly, revealed the good dream hub can be realised thanks to public and private funding in automotive, robotics, healthcare, and logistics corporations. Astonishing will create about 200,000 jobs and accommodate 350,000 folks by 2032.
The 10- yr venture will cowl a 15,000-rai plot of land in Bang Lamung district, Chon Buri, 15 kilometres from U-Tapao International Airport. A similar challenge would catapult Bangkok into the 22nd century.
Chadchart met with Han Zhiqiang on Tuesday night the place a number of matters were discussed from providing computers to the city’s faculties and supplying hi-tech medical tools to hospitals to creating Bangkok into a sensible city.
The 56 12 months previous metropolis chief additionally invited Han to supply Chinese films for the upcoming “Krung Thep Klang Plang” outside film festival.
Chinese academics for Bangkok colleges was another matter on the agenda. Having native Chinese academics would make it simpler for Thai college students to study the language.
It’s been a busy week for the Bangkok governor. This week alone he inspected the new Fai Chai Tunnel, which might be open to be used on August 1, and promised to set up hawker centres as a everlasting answer to the chaotic avenue vendor stalls strewn throughout town..

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