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Ferguson, Tim
July 2007
Forbes Asia;7/2/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 12, p7
The article offers a look at the political and economic problems facing Thailand. It notes that the country's gross domestic product is well short of even Taiwan's and its stock market has been an Asian laggard. The economy has been less stirring and official forecasts had been shaded down to as low as 3.8% for the year.


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