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6% pay rise projection for Thailand

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The average salary increase in Thailand in 2013 is projected at 6%, slightly higher than the 5.7% pay rise in 2012, putting the country in the middle spectrum in the Asia-Pacific region, where predictions range from 2.3% to 12.0% - a slight increase from 2012. 

                                        Source: Towers Watson

Towers Watson, a global professional services company, says its latest 2012 Third Quarter Asia Pacific Salary Budget Planning Survey indicates that companies across the Asia-Pacific region expect salary budgets in 2013 to grow slightly faster than 2012 in response to better macroeconomic outlook and improved business sentiments.

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