About 75 per cent of the Bt2,000 “Help the country” cheques was spent immediately, with lowerincome recipients tending to save less than higherincome earners, according to an opinion poll released yesterday.
Economist lauds US and China for proactive measures but says Thailand must address its own problems
This Wednesday, the Cabinet will be hard-pressed to decide if Bangkok should have one or two airports.
It was a good start, with the lesser objectives met. The crowds were big enough and the march from Sanam Luang to Government House was without incident. Donations were pouring in although the amounts were still nowhere near those transferred earlier to the bank account of its “yellow” rival.