Tag: Thai economy
Thailand’s trade-reliant economy has been hit by slumping exports, a surging currency and cooling tourist arrivals.
The planned stimulus package is worth less than 100 billion baht and will help farmers while also boosting investment, tourism and consumption, says Thailand's Finance Minister.
About 4 million Thais live on minimum wages, prompting business lobbies to call for delays in any increase as poor economic conditions are already pressuring companies.
Growth in Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy lags behind its neighbours, highlighting the need for innovation to deliver new engines of expansion.