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Pheu Thai Party to deliver tablets to school students

Tuesday 5 July 2011 | 12:36 CET | News
The Pheu Thai Party is already moving on its 'one tablet per child' promise to distribute 800,000 of the computers to each primary school student at a total cost of THB 4 billion, reports the Bangkok Post. The party is pledging to start delivery of the devices from next January, saying they can be obtained from China or India for as little as THB 5,000 apiece. Kanawat Wasinsangworn, a deputy party leader, said Pheu Thai is looking into importing them from Chinese makers in the first year. Wasinsangworn said that the party will definitely receive funding from the government. He acknowledged

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