Government Unable To Boost Investment

October 2010
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2010, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p1
Country Report
The article reports that despite efforts from the government of Thailand to promote investment, the value of investment in real terms has failed to recover to levels before the Asian financial crisis of the late 1990s. Thailand's Industry Minister Chaiwut Bannawat has said that investment growth in Thailand will not see any significant change in near term. Political uncertainty and global economic slowdown are expected to limit the investment growth in the region.


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