February 2009
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Feb2009, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p3
Country Report
The article offers news briefs related to risk management in Thailand. Communications Minister Ranongrak Suwanchawee strongly advocated the cyber-war against anti-monarchy activists as one of his goals. Bank of Thailand (BoT) has reported a declining economic rating for tourism industry due to unemployment closures. Thai Airways planned to delay the delivery of A330 aircraft by Airbus in late 2009 since the company has lost sales and cancellations.


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