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'White lies' tarnish ministers, government

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'The finance minister sometimes lies to the public if necessary to establish confidence. But these are white lies." 

The remark made by Kittiratt Na-Ranong, the finance minister and deputy prime minister, in August could be rated the quote of the year.

Mr Kittiratt later retracted the admission, insisting his self-confessed white lie was really not a lie at all.

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