Visa Credit Card Company growth slows due to new BOT rules
Because of new regulations from the Bank of Thailand
(BOT) which apply to issuing credit cards, Visa says its growth in Thailand
will drop from 80 percent to about 25 percent this year.
Deputy general manager of the
Maeping Hotel, Chusak Namhansawong (right, front row), is on hand to
welcome Thai National police chief, Pol Gen Sant Surutanont (the tallest
man) during his recent visit to Chiang Mai and stay at the hotel. With
them, on the right of the police chief, are the hotel receptionists.