Economic growth in 2015 is expected to stand at 2.9% according to the Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB).
Thailand ranks 62 out of 70 countries in a global ranking of English skills by EF Education First.
Thailand's ranking in the World Bank "Doing Business" report for 2015 fell from 46th previously to 49th among the 189 economies covered.
Thailand’s Fiscal Policy Office has maintained its forecast of 2.8 percent for the country’s GDP growth in 2015
TMB Analytics forecasts that the country’s economy will grow by 3.5 percent in 2017, as risks remain in the global economy.
Thailand’s economic confidence index for the month of September dropped for nine consecutive months to the lowest level in 16 months.
The Thai government rolled out another economic stimulus package to stimulate economic growth, recently forecasted as low as 2.5% for 2015.
The World Bank has cut Thailand's economic growth forecast for 2015 to 2.5% from 3.5%, the lowest in the East Asia and Pacific region.