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Thai banking executive Predee Daochai named new finance minister

Thai banking executive Predee Daochai named new finance minister

6/8/2020 12:33:00 PM

Thai banking executive Predee Daochai named new finance minister

BANGKOK (REUTERS) - Thai banking executive Predee Daochai has been named the Southeast Asian country's new finance minister in a Cabinet reshuffle, according to an announcement published in the official Royal Gazette.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Mr Predee, who had been widely tipped to take the job, will face the tough task of navigating Southeast Asia's worst performing economy through the coronavirus pandemic.Mr Supattanapong Punmeechaow, former executive at PTT Global Chemical, has been appointed energy minister and deputy prime minister, the Royal Gazette said.

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Sexual offences, quotas and serving NS: K Shanmugam speaks frankly about women’s issues

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Thai PM asks student protesters 'not to create chaos'BANGKOK (REUTERS) - Thailand's prime minister on Tuesday (Aug 4) asked increasingly bold student-led protesters 'not to create chaos' after some broke longstanding taboos by openly calling for reform of the constitutional monarchy.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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