PPAO unveiled strategies for Andaman provinces and open OSM Andaman Office
On Thursday 15, January 2009 Somchai Duangkae (PPAO Counselor) participated to open The Office of Strategy Management for Province Cluster (Andaman) or OSM. Torpong Amphan (Under-Secretary of Ministry of Interior Thailand) who presided over the opening ceremony, followed by Preecha Ruengchan (Phuket Governor).
There were so many sections participated in this opening ceremony such Ranong, Phang-Nga, Krabi, and Trang Vice Governors, directors of each related organization, representatives from OSM Andaman, and so many more.
The main idea of establishing OSM Andaman is aimed to support the cabinet’s agreement on January 15, 2008 which divided 18 groups of provinces. To support the act of legislation unit 17 of 2008 which divided Andaman regions into 5 provinces; Ranong, Phang-nga, Phuket, Krabi and Trang.
The office of OSM is settled in Phuket which aimed to easy to communicate among all regions. The main purpose is about to administrate and manage strategies in a cluster such as to provide a database for budget allocation, to coordinate and push all strategies, and to integrate plans. All of these will lead to a cooperation of people in a region.
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