TITLE

THAILAND: RISK SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jul2009, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the political and economic risk and the business environment in Thailand. Price pressure remained subdued in May 2009 with the consumer price index recording a fifth consecutive year-on-year decline at -3.3%. The government proposed a controversial decrease in employers and employees' social security contributions from 5% to 3%. The government coalition partner Bhumjaithai Party endorsed a U.S. $2.0 billion bus leasing project.
ACCESSION #
41873704

 

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