State enterprise income 20% above projections

Economy May 24, 2019 04:48

By The Nation

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State enterprises have paid income worth Bt21.027 billion to the State Enterprise Policy Office (SEPO) of the Finance Ministry from October 2018 till April 2019, up 20 per cent from early estimates, SEPO’s director-general Prapas Kong-led said yesterday.

The top five highest paying state enterprises were PTT Plc, Government Lottery Office, Government Saving Bank, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand and Airports of Thailand Plc.

They paid a total of Bt95.314 billion, covering 75 per cent of the income paid to the Finance Ministry in the first seven months of this fiscal year, he said.