Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha pictured with his Chinese counterpart, Li Keqiang. Photo: Xinhua

China becomes Thailand’s top source of foreign investment for first time

  • For more than five decades, Japan was the largest investor in the southeast Asian nation, but a number of factors conspired to knock it off the top spot
  • Analysts have warned of future risks, however, in an economy already buffeted by currency appreciation, a fall in tourism and severe drought
Topic |   Thailand
Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha pictured with his Chinese counterpart, Li Keqiang. Photo: Xinhua
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