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Mae Sot checkpoint to get expansion

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Tak - The Mae Sot district border checkpoint will be expanded to accommodate an expected rise in trade and travel at the Thai-Myanmar border when the Asian Economic Community comes into effect next year. 

Pol Gen Pongnakorn Nakornsantiphap, Tak’s immigration superintendent who is in charge of the Mae Sot border checkpoint, said the operation is among the eight largest border posts in western Thailand.

Pol Gen Pongnakorn said a large number labourers and goods were inspected on a daily basis and it was considered the busiest border crossing between Thailand and Myanmar.

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