24-03-17: Inner South East Asia should co-operate on infrastructure: Thai gov´t 

By Anya Palm

With the rapidpace Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam are bettering their economies, the four countries should co-operate with Thailand and come up with a joint master plan for infrastructure, says Thai Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak. 

A move like that would strengthen the region´s competitiveness and draw investment from the bigger players like China, India, US or EU, the minister says.