TITLE

Tourism Channel Is Key

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2006, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of worldwide outbreak of avian flu on the economy of Thailand. Thailand, which is considered as one of the most tourist-dependent economies in Asia, is expected to suffer a decrease in its real gross domestic product growth in 2006 and 2007 before recovering in the following years. According to the author, the consumption and investment growth of Thailand will decrease to 7.4 percent in 2006 and 15.1 percent in 2007.
ACCESSION #
19827616

 

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