WB to raise 2012 GDP growth | Bangkok Post: Most recent

Most Recent >

WB to raise 2012 GDP growth

- +

The World Bank will issue its 2012 annual report in mid-December and there is a possibility it will increase its 2012 growth projection for Thailand, the bank’s senior economist Kirida Paopichit said on Wednesday. 

The gross domestic product growth forecast is likely to be raised to 4.7%, from the previous projection of 4.5%, due to a better than earlier expected expansion in domestic consumption, she said.

Ms Kirida projected economic expansion for 2013 of 5% on the back of expected export growth of 10-12%.

Keep up-to-date with the latest on coup d'etat with Bangkok Post SMS News. Call *451391000 to subscribe – 39 baht/month (7 days free, available in Thailand only) Bangkok Post SMS News: Deliver only trustworthy news on SMS

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

1 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments