February 2020

What Deputy PM Somkid didn’t say: disasters loom large as Thai government eager to join CPTPP

Feb 20, 2020

FTA Watch and Thai civil society slammed government’s attempt, lead by the Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak, to push Thailand into CPTPP free trade agreement (FTA) while the country have no negotiating power; risking negative impacts on Thai small farmers, rights over seeds and breeds, a