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Abhisit slams B2 trillion govt infrastructure financing plan

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Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva has voiced strong opposition to the government's plan to borrow 2 trillion baht for infrastructure project investment. 

Finance Minister Kittiratt Na-Ranong recently said that the government planned to borrow up to 2 trillion baht for infrastructure projects over the next seven years.

The financing bill, which provides for investment in transportation networks and international trade utilities, is expected to be submitted to parliament by the end of this year, Mr Kittiratt said.

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