Thaksin visits Dawei deep-sea port
- Published: 22 Mar 2013 at 11.05
- Online news:
Deposed former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra visited Dawei in Myanmar on Thursday, reportedly to inspect the progress of the Dawei deep-sea port project.
Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra is greeted by well-wishers as he arrives for his birthday party in Hong Kong in this file photo from July 26. Mr Thaksin reportedly visited the site of the Dawei deep-sea port in Myanmar on Thursday. The government is expected to hold a 30% share in the project. (AFP photo)
A report by Myanmar-based Eleven Media said that Mr Thaksin and his entourage were welcomed by project development committee members at Dawei Airport after flying in by private jet from Yangon.
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