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3 minutes ago, mikebell said:

Why not just raise the tax on bad beer (alcohol) and lower it on good beer (no alcohol)?  How do people with no brains get into such elevated positions?

Absolutely - then change the labels so bad beer gets reborn as good beer and taxed accordingly

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What next Taxing water?.

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Thai government is looking for a way to increase the revenue so they can compensate the money they used on economic stimulus programs.  They impose taxes on zero alcohol beers and sugary drinks to make up for it.

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22 minutes ago, mikebell said:

  How do people with no brains get into such elevated positions?

Very easily!

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59 minutes ago, quadperfect said:

Where is this beer available anyway? Never seen it been looking for 13 years

Try 7-11, CJ,s or tesco they all sell it

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Where is this beer available anyway? Never seen it been looking for 13 years

Many brands in most supermarkets, you really have to make an effort not to see ..
I prefer the Korean beer and if not available Heineken zero. I stopped drinking alcoholic drinks 6 y ago and this alcohol-free beer is really a welcome variation. Special tax on beer is as stupid as the ban on vaping.


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I often read about Thais thinking "if business slow, raise prices".

 

Now I read about a failing economy and that Prayut has ordered a study of the "little" people and ask for ways to improve their lives. So in true Thai thinking, his government keeps dreaming up more taxes (same as raising prices).

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I really wonder where the ministers of this government come from, it seems that they are making the race with the most busted ideas!

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1 hour ago, quadperfect said:

Where is this beer available anyway? Never seen it been looking for 13 years

Macro, Tesco, 7- 11, Big C, Family Mart.

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Good idea, this should encourage people to shun the fake stuff and go for the real thing....!!!! LOL

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