Thai stocks edged up 0.1% on Friday on investor confidence that the improving global economic climate would help business despite the domestic political vacuum.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand Index rose 1.25 points from Thursday to close at 1,296.49, an increase of 1.7% from the previous Friday's close of 1,274.48. Turnover was 32.07 billion baht, with 7.28 billion shares traded.
The local market is down 0.2% from the end of 2013.
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