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Thai authorities: Small traders don’t need a licence to sell eggs

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Thai authorities: Small traders don’t need a licence to sell eggs | Samui Times

The Thai Department of Livestock Development was forced to respond to online rumors about the sales of eggs. 

Traders were eggasperated when it appeared that they could go to jail or be fined 10,000 baht for not having the correct paperwork. 

Thai authorities: Small traders don't need a licence to sell eggs | News by Samui Times

DLD director Sorawit Thanito said that the measures were introduced to combat diseases for consumers especially bird flu. 

The authorities needed to be able to trace the source of eggs in the event of problems. 

In a letter he confirmed that licenses would only apply to large traders and not just people in the street selling a few eggs. 

They were fine – for now. 

Thai Visa / Manager Online

Thai authorities: Small traders don't need a licence to sell eggs | News by Samui Times
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