BOT governor named adviser to military council

Thailand's military council on Tuesday 25 September named various prominent civilians to serve as its advisers, including Bank of Thailand governor Pridiyathorn Devakula.

The council announced on television that it was appointing businessmen, civil servants, academics and other prominent figures to advisory committees on matters including the economy, foreign affairs, ethics and governance, and reconciliation.

Central Bank governor Pridiyathorn Devakula was named to head the economic advisory c