Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra

Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra

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Yingluck Shinawatra, Thailand's prime minister, inspects sacks of milled rice in Nakhon Luang, Ayutthaya province, Thailand. Yingluck’s government has raised minimum wages and handed incentives to first-time car buyers to boost local demand after floods in 2011 damaged factories and crimped consumption.