Defying gravity

12 September 2017 By William Pesek

The Thai currency is near 28-month highs, buoyed by a growing current-account surplus, a weak dollar and attractive yields. But Thailand’s military rulers are doing little to improve the real economy. Asia’s best-performing currency could fall foul of economic gravity.

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