Thai Baht Plunges, Shares Sink in the New Year

Thai Baht Plunges, Shares Sink in the New Year

BANGKOK – Thailand’s stocks plunged more than 5% and the currency sank to its lowest in almost four years as investors braced for a potential full-blown political crisis in Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy. Thailand’s benchmark stock index has now shed all of the gains it made in the early months of 2013 and has lost […]