Nearly 300 local and foreign companies have tendered for Bt300-billion worth of flood and water management projects.
1. I think this is the right step forward in developing strategies and projects that would reduce flood-related damages, especially when lives are at stake.
2. I think that the opposition should also declare why they had failed miserably to reduce the floods when they were in power. Sharing best practises may help the situation.
3. It is crucial that Yingluck’s government continue keeping all stakeholders, especially the general public, aware about the transactions in line with transparency and accountability.