By The Nation
Tisco Research had predicted a slide in the SET index due to falling oil prices, outbreak of the coronavirus affecting tourism, and further delay to the annual budget for fiscal year 2020.
Elsewhere in Asia, Japan’s Nikkei Index closed at 23,827.18, up 31.74 points, or 0.13 per cent.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index closed at 27,949.64, up 40.52 points, or 0.15 per cent.
The Shanghai Stock Exchange was closed ahead of the Chinese New Year on Saturday (January 25).