Bangkok Post: U-Turn at ICT Ministry
Nov 16, 2006, 14:30 (5 Talkback[s])
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"In his first 'meet the press' session as ICT Minister,
Professor Sitthichai Pokai-udom put forth his radical vision for 3G
in Thailand, condemned open source for turning out buggy, useless
software and promised to make the civil servants in the ICT
Ministry proud of their organisation once again.
"Speaking at the IT Press Club, Minister Sitthichai said that he
was looking for an investment of around 20 billion baht for Thai
Mobile and between 10 and 18 billion for CAT in order to complete
the roll-out of next generation communication networks for the two
former state enterprises..."