In the year 2013, the Policy Rate was equal to 2.25%, with the redundancy Rate as 0.6%. The Thai Baht was equal to 32.29 Baht/USD as on 9th Dec, 2013.
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
There had been rising FDI predominantly in segments selling overseas, and areas that will profit as of the infrastructure expenditure. The venture of gadgets and automobile parts segments will be expected to be strong as a result of the better demand for incorporated elements in the automotive business. Investment in the auto division will carry on rising due to the strategy to encourage manufacture of fuel-proficient means of transportation.
Public investment is probable to have further outstanding part within 2015. (2.2 trillion baht infrastructure, water managing venture) regarding 476 billion baht is anticipated as inserted into the structure, by a noteworthy part as of off-budget venture.
These factors include increasing online networking pattern in spite of little web scope. Citizens depend further on web media than other conventional styles. Even though Thai online networking scope is equal to just 15 % of aggregate populace yet the development rate expanded by 6,000%, as of 168,000 clients in 2008 to more than 10 million clients at this time.
Thailand positions eighth in the middle of the 10 ASEAN countries, that’s also lesser than Vietnam as well as Cambodia. (WEF 2013) The soaring expenses contributed on education yet generally little profits picked up. Education is still not broadly declared to Thai nationals. The department of Education of Thailand estimates gauges that equal to 1.6 million Thai kids are not able to compose or read.