A Pre-Emptive Move To Counter Public Spending

October 2011
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2011, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p3
Country Report
The article focuses on the economic forecast of Thailand for 2011 to 2012. It is expected that Bank of Thailand will keep interest rates on hold at 3.5 percent throughout 2011. It notes that five out of seven members of the central bank's monetary policy committee voted for the rate hike in August. It also states that Puea Thai coalition government's expansionary policies will remain a risk the country's outlook on monetary policy.


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