Representing PPAO, President Paiboon Upattising hosted the “morning session meeting” of government officials at the Conference Room in Phuket Pearl Hotel on the morning of Thursday, January 22. Chaired by Governor Nisit Jansomwong, the meeting was attended by officials from PPAO, Vice Governor Somkiat Sangkaosuttirak, local government official Satit Klinpakdee as well as chiefs of local administration offices throughout the island.
PPAO officials present were: Vice President Soratham Jinda, President Advisor Boonserm Suwannarathphoom, and division heads. The meeting discussed various public projects including: the installation of CCTV to increase public security and boost tourist confidence; the construction of a bicycle lane in Suan Luang public park slated for the fiscal year 2016; the management of various piers; the extension of Phuket deep sea port; and a call to set up a budget for flood mitigation operations; among others. Additionally, PPAO has extended invitations to all chiefs of local administrative officers to take part in a networking meeting on public works development and planning (Phuket Clinic Center). The meeting is scheduled to take place at the Council Meeting Room at PPAO offices at 10 am on February 6, 2015.