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Thailand’s Arkhom a steady hand in time of crisis

BANGKOK – Arkhom Termpittayapaisith arguably has the toughest job in Thailand. As the kingdom’s newly appointed Finance Minister, he’s inherited one of Asia’s worst pandemic-hit economies, with gross domestic product (GDP) contracting 6.6% in 2020. As former head of the National Economic Social Development Council (NESDC) planning agency and Transport Minister under Prime Minister Prayut […]