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Ampon gets cabinet nod for BoT chairman

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  • Writer: Chatrudee Theparat & Pathom Sangwongwanich
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Cabinet secretary-general Ampon Kittiampon yesterday won the cabinet's approval as the new chairman of the Bank of Thailand as expected, replacing Virabongsa Ramangkura. 

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Mr Ampon was reportedly nominated by the Finance Ministry, while the other two candidates nominated by the central bank were former finance minister and central bank governor MR Pridiyathorn Devakula and former commerce minister and Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) member Narongchai Akrasanee.

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