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Nationwide protests have rocked the government and roiled the economy, but IPOs in Thailand appear to be unscathed by the turmoil. (Source photos by Reuters)
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Thai protests fail to rattle nation's bizarre IPO boom

Poor politics makes investors think short-term as PM bungles response to demonstrators

MASAYUKI YUDA, Nikkei staff writer | Thailand

BANGKOK -- The packaging arm of Thai chemical giant Siam Cement Group debuted on the Stock Exchange of Thailand on Thursday, raising $1.5 billion.

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