07 April 2020 – Established fund for job creation and infrastructure

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Type of Intervention: Business support
Sectors Involved: Public services
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Cabinet set aside B400 billion for economic and social rehabilitation projects targeting job creation and infrastructure.

This measure was announced as part of the third phase of the Thai Government’s economic stimulus programme, totalling B1.9 trillion.
Full details here: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/thailand-announces-825b-plan-to-mitigate-coronavirus-impact