Thai c bank chief rebukes PM over baht comments

THAILAND - Thailand's central bank chief Pridiyathorn Devakula on Monday criticised Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra for making bullish comments on the baht which has rallied to its highest level for two years. "The prime minister should not comment on the exchange rate because this is the business of the Bank of Thailand governor," Pridiyathorn said in a terse comment to reporters.

The Thai currency was hovering around the psychological barrier of 40 baht to the dollar on Monday, trading at

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