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Thirachai: Strong baht hurting SMEs

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The ongoing appreciation of the baht has created a problem for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), former finance minister Thirachai Phuvanartnubala said on Wednesday. 

Thirachai Phuvanartnubala (Photo by Natthiti Ampriwan)

SMEs had already been affected by the government’s 300-baht daily minimum wage nationwide policy, which took effect on Jan 1, and the stronger baht would worsen the situation, he said.

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