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Thai economy to improve in second half

Thailand ’s economy will recover during the latter half of this year thanks to the payment of the rice pledging scheme and the rise in the SET index, according to Krungsri Asset Management.
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IMF urges Thailand to discontinue rice pledging scheme

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged the Thai government to drop its rice pledging scheme and scale back some other fiscal stimulus measures, as they are undermining confidence in the country’s finance.