Banking on Thaksin Village Fund success, Thailand’s junta pumps more micro credit to villages

Khao Sod, a news group, reports Thailand’s Dictator junta, is following up on Thaksin’s “Village Fund” by planning to pump about US$30,000 into each Village Grouping (Source). Khao Sod reports, the Thaksin’s “Village Fund” scheme, which pumped about US$5 billion into village, to stimulate the economy, then recovering from the Thai Financial Crisis, over the…

Leading Thai home improvement mega stores 2015 strategy is cool down on slow economy

Prachachart Turakij, a business newspaper, reports (Source) Thailand’s leading home improvement and construction materials mega stores have “Lifted the Foot from the Speed Pedal” for 2015, expecting slow economy. The newspaper reported, Thai Watsadu a Central Retail Company, Home Pro, and Global House, all have stopped their aggressive branch/center extension plans and to re-focus instead,…