Measures to Alleviate the Effects of the COVID-19 on the Thai Economy
This MPG update illustrates the newly published Royal Thai Government Announcement No. 26/2020, 24 March 2020. Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister, along with Mr. Prasong Poonthanes, Deputy Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, Mr. Lavan Saengsanit, Director of the Fiscal Policy Office, and Mr. Akeniti Nitithanpraphas, Director-General of the Revenue Department, announced the second phase of joint measures to alleviate the direct and indirect effects of the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) on the Thai economy. These additional measures were implemented to fight the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic.