Thai Growth Quickens on Local Demand, Reducing Rate-Cut Pressure

Thai Growth Quickens on Local Demand, Reducing Rate-Cut Pressure

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Commuters walk across a pedestrian bridge in the Sathorn district of Bangkok. The Thai economy is weathering an uneven global recovery better than its larger neighbor Indonesia, which expanded 6.1 percent last quarter, the slowest pace in more than two years.