Thai Step to Elections Gives Best Asian Stocks Just Enough Fuel

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  • SET Index of shares rises most in almost six months on Monday
  • New constitution sets the stage for elections by late 2017

QuickTake: Thailand's Troubled Democracy

Thailand’s vote to back a new constitution in a peaceful referendum did just enough to sustain Asia’s best stock market gains of 2016. Few investors heralded the plan as a return to full democracy.

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