|Even monks need to shop till they drop|
"Image conscious status seekers", how absolutely "Thai" can you get. Is there anything more shallow than thainess.
Why not promote products based on their quality and usefulness, for their lack of impact on the environment.
Market healthy products to a people that are systematically sick? Why nowt promote intelligent use of credit? Why aren't there more companies in Thailand that help people balance their budgets?
There are no "The Hidden Persuaders" in Thailand it is simply blatant manipulation of already greedy minds intent on a desire for more and more.
They even admit that the government is driving overspending and shallowness. Read the article. In a country with almost daily disgusting stories this is one of the worst.
Thailand Sexual Deviants and Gluttons Welcomed" Tourism Authority of Thailand can boast.
Forget Buddhism common decency is in short supple in Thailand