Next Rate Move Is Down

December 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2006, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p2
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The article presents information related to the Bank of Thailand (BoT)'s monetary policy. According to the BoT's Monetary Policy Committee, oil prices and Thailand's core inflation rate have fallen steadily during the later half of 2006 which paves the way for the start of monetary policy easing in early 2007. The appointment of Tarisa Watanagase as the new BoT governor, is expected to provide a measure of continuity with regards to the bank's policies.


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