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Revenue collection narrowly misses target

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Government revenue for the first five months of this fiscal year fell only 0.6% short of target as higher revenue contributions from state enterprises and government agencies almost offset the lower-than-expected tax collections. 

For the October-to-February period government revenue stood at 802.8 billion baht, 4.67 billion baht lower than target, said director-general of the Fiscal Policy Office (FPO) Somchai Sujjapongse. He said the amount also declined 3% over the same period a year before.

The fiscal year runs from Oct 1-Sept 30.

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