TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: THAILAND

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2005, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
Provides an overview of the political and economic conditions in Thailand for 2005. Emergency powers assumed by Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra over Thailand's three Muslim-dominated southern provinces; Information that the bank of Thailand raised interest rates on July 20, bringing back the benchmark 14-day repo rate; Information about a bilateral trade deal agreed by Japan and Thailand whereby Thailand will open its auto and steel sector to Japanese imports.
ACCESSION #
17913354

 

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