January 2010
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2010, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p2
Country Report
The article focuses on the political and economic risks in Thailand. The People' Alliance for Democracy of Thailand has conducted a protest regarding Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra's appointment as Cambodia's Economic Advisor. Thai export has posted a remarkable growth in 2009 despite the financial crisis. The Thai government has approved the capital market development plan to increase the country's stock exchange sector.


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