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Poll: Thailand ready for AEC

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Almost two-thirds, 61.7%, of people polled recently believed Thailand is ready for the establishment of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) at the end of 2015, Abac Poll reported on Wednesday. 

However, 33.4% of the respondents disagreed, saying the country is not well prepared for the planned regional  economic community, said Puntaree Issarangkul Na Ayudhaya, assistant director of Assumption University's Abac Poll.

The pollster surveyed 1,525 people aged 18 years and over in Bangkok, seeking opinions on Thailand’s readiness for the AEC, between April 15 and April 23.

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