TITLE

THAILAND: RISK SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2006, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the economic and political risks in Thailand. On November 1, 2006, pro-democracy groups and supporters of ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra took to the streets of Bangkok to challenge the country's martial law. A THB55.2bn budget deficit for fiscal year 2005-06, which ended September 30, 2006 was posted by Thailand. The Stock Exchange of Thailand is planning on using commercial bank branches as a channel for investors to open equity accounts.
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