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Ministry, BoT ink accord

EXCLUSIVE: Prasarn agrees closer coordination needed to stem rising baht

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The Ministry of Finance and the Bank of Thailand have reached an agreement on policies to curb appreciation of the baht, central bank governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul said. 

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In an exclusive interview with the Bangkok Post, Mr Prasarn said the agreement included a call for the Monetary Policy Committee to reconsider the government's growing concerns about the impact of the benchmark interest rate on the baht's appreciation.

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