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Consumer loan growth stalls, led by cars

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  • Writer: Pornsawan Nantha
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A decline in consumer loans, particularly for cars, slowed overall lending growth in the January-March period to 9.8% from 11.3% in the prior quarter, while special-mention loans rose by 2.4%. 

Salinee: Bad loans in holding pattern

The already lacklustre economy and the political stalemate apparently dampened demand for some types of loans during the first three months of 2014, said Bank of Thailand assistant governor Salinee Wangtal.

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