Tourist SIM-tracking plan axed

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Plans for special SIM cards for tourists have finally been scrapped by the national telecom regulator after facing strong opposition from the government, which says the idea would do more harm than good.

The plan also drew heavy criticism at the first public hearing from participants who said it could lead to a potential threat to travellers’ privacy.

Full story: Bangkok Post

KOMSAN TORTERMVASANA

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