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Focus on Mae Sot, Mae Sai for new border trade zone

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The government is looking at Mae Sot and Mae Sai districts in planning for a special economic zone on the northern border to accelerate trade with Myanmar. 

The National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) will study the proposal, which could take 300 days, Interior Minister Charupong Ruangsuwan said after a meeting of the panel on special economic zone policy on Wednesday.

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