The government has vowed to tighten its grip on the new rice-pledging scheme and make more information available online to curb any irregularities.
Workers at a rice mill in Phitsanulok’s Bang Rakam district dry paddy to earn higher prices. The government has earmarked 270 billion baht to continue the rice-pledging programme for the 2013-14 season. PANUMAS SANGUANWONG
Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister Niwatthamrong Bunsongphaisan yesterday said the government is well prepared to kick off the extension of the scheme for the 2013-14 season.
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