Thailand economy

What does a rise in the baht mean for the Thai economy? – The diplomat

Advertising The Thai baht has been the best performing currency in Emerging Asia since 2018. Year over year, it has climbed more than 8% against the US dollar, and this year hit its highest level in six years. But according to headlines and comments, the hard currency has lowered the country’s competitiveness and worsened both […]

Thailand economy

Can Prayutnomics help the Thai economy? – The diplomat

Advertising As the controversial newly elected Thai government takes shape, one of the main areas that junta leader-turned-civilian Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will face is managing the economy, which has been of particular concern. for Southeast Asian State in recent years. These are not good times for Thailand’s economy. Lightly, a Bangkok Post An August […]