One million people register on first day of Chim-Shop-Chai program today

Narai Phand, the official Thai Govt. handicrafts shop at Chiang Mai Airport

Narai Phand, the official Thai Govt. handicrafts shop at Chiang Mai Airport. Photo: shankar s. / flickr.




A total of a million people have registered to join the government’s Chim-Shop-Chai (Taste-Shop-Spend) program, under which each of them will receive a 1,000 baht giveaway to be spent between September 27th and November 30th, on the first day.

The government has set a target of ten million registered people as part of the economic stimulus package expected to drive the economic growth rate to 3.6% this year.

Full story: thaipbsworld.com

By Thai PBS World



Leave a Reply