Sometimes as a reporter I start to believe the press releases and PR propaganda that Thailand’s two state telcos are in fact proper, functioning telcos and not bureaucratic clowns out of an eighties episode of Yes, Minister. Reflecting on my own experience with TOT living in the middle of nowhere on the outskirts of Bangkok makes much of the news almost comical.
For the past 16 years or so I have been living in the wilderness of Rangsit, about 40km from central Bangkok a bit beyond the old airport. My neighbours are still rice farmers even to this day. It is actually not that far... MORE