07 April 2020 – Provided direct cash stimulus and soft loans to small and medium businesses

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Type of Intervention: Business support
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: Cabinet approved B600 billion for six months of direct cash stimulus and a further B500 billion in soft loans for small and medium sized businesses.

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