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MPC maintains interest rate at 2.75%

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The Bank of Thailand's Monetary Policy Committee voted 5:1 to keep the policy interest rate at 2.75% at its meeting Wednesday. 

Thew risks in the world economy increased slightly from the previous meeting following to protracted eurozone economic crisis.

But domestic demand will be bolstered by low unemployment and increases in wages, and the government's spending on a water management system under the 350-billion-baht borrowing emergency decree, the MPC's post-meeting statement said.

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