The Ratchaprasong Square Trade Association (RSTA) has appealed to anti-government protesters asking them to bring a swift end to their rally in the area.
Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban receives cash from supporters at the Siam Centre on Monday as he marches towards Ratchaprasong. (Photo by Thiti Wannamontha)
The association, which represents businesses, shops and hotels, said a prolonged rally would damage the economy and hamper confidence in Thailand for foreign tourists, investors and businessmen.
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