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Economists query 2-trillion-baht borrowing

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Economists have questioned the transparency of the government's bill to borrow 2 trillion baht to finance infrastructure investment megaprojects. 

Nualnoy Treerat, a lecturer at Chulalongkorn University's economics faculty welcomed the investment programme but voiced concern about the investment methods.

She disagreed with the government's plan to be the sole investor in the investment programme by seeking the 2-trillion-baht loan.

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