Education in Thailand

Children attend a training class at Watklang municipal school in Khon Kaen, Thailand's northern province. Photo: Xinhua

Thailand orders 1.2 million tablet computers for pupils

Thailand will pay US$110 million (HK$853 million) to two firms to supply 1.2 million tablet computers to schools across the country, the Education Ministry announced on Friday, awarding the tender for the next phase of a controversial schools policy.