Prolonged unrest threatens Thai economy

Continued strife affecting small business-owners and may cut tourism growth, already down 10 percent this year.

Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 09:57
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With tensions remaining high in Thailand after several days of street clashes, the economy has been affected. Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from Bangkok on the impact of the protests on small businesses and the tourism sector.


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