3 COVID-19 related economic support executive decrees now in effect

An Executive Decree, which empowers the Thai government to secure loans of up to 1.9 trillion baht to help cushion the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy and the people, has come into force following its publication in the Royal Gazette on Sunday.

According to the decree, the cabinet can use up to 600 billion baht of the loans to prevent the spread of the disease and to help farmers and businesses affected by the anti-contagion lockdown measures.

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