Thai stocks inched up 0.1% on Friday in subdued trade, as investors weighed the possible impact of developments in Syria.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand Index rose 1.77 points from Thursday to close at 1,294.30, a decrease of 3.2% from the previous Friday's close of 1,338.13. Turnover was 32.35 billion baht, with 6.07 billion shares traded.
After a decline of 10% this month on heavy outflows of foreign funds and worsening economic news, the local market is now down 7% from the end of 2012. It has lost 21.2% from the year-high of 1,643.34 reached in mid-May.
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