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Thai baht

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Dozens of people were injured on August 23 in a clash between protesting farmers and Thai police in Nakhon Si Thammarat province. The protesters were calling...
Thoughts on Thailand

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Kan Yuenyong, director of Siam Intelligence Unit, speaks out
Losses from Thai rice subsidies exploding

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The Thai government is increasingly coming under pressure for its farming subsidy scheme that is now reportedly causing far more losses than earlier official...
Thai central bank cuts interest rate

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The Bank of Thailand in its monetary policy committee meting  on May 29 cut the benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percentage...

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All eyes will be on the Bank of Thailand on May 29 when the monetary policy committee meets to decide on a benchmark interest...
Thailand growth slowing on strong baht

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Thailand's export-oriented economy cooled down in the first quarter of 2013, mostly due to the strong currency, the baht, which is on the highest...
Thai rice industry under heavy pressure

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The steadily appreciating baht, a farmer subsidy scheme that is distorting competition and a build-up of the biggest-ever stockpiles have put Thailand's formerly flourishing...
Thai BTS fund off for a dazzling start

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The newly listed infrastructure fund of Bangkok's Skytrain operator BTS received an overwhelming response when it listed on April 19 at the Stock Exchange...
Thailand: $17b cash for Songkran splash

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The Bank of Thailand said it has prepared a record 500 billion baht ($17 billion) in cash reserves in anticipation of this year's Songkran...
Top fund players charmed by Thailand

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Part of Southeast Asia’s combined economic might of $2.3 trillion, Thailand has curried favour with some of the world’s top fund investors as overseas...
Concern over strong Thai baht grows

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Thailand's currency, the baht, has risen to its highest level against the US dollar since being floated in July 1997, stirring market concerns over...