Thailand is a constitutional monarchy and has switched between parliamentary democracy and military junta for decades. It became a newly industrialised country and major exporter in the 1990s. Leading contributors to economic growth include manufacturing, agriculture, and tourism.
103.3 million (2016)
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Ranked 26 out of 190 economies (World Bank Doing Business 2018)
The Office of the Board of Investment (BOI) is a government agency under Thailand's Office of the Prime Minister. It is responsible for promoting valuable investment - both investment into Thailand and Thai investments overseas.
Markets such as Thailand could see production stoppages, Fitch analysts warned.
Citi's full-year growth estimate for Thailand has been revised down to 0.2 per cent, from 2.2 per cent previously.
Tourism expected to take a hit in Q1 but bounce back in H2
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