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Sales for May in the world's largest market fo
By DAVID ESPOAP Special Correspondent
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By JOE McDONALDAP Business Writer
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The ratings firm said it
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THE SENTENCE: A former adviser to the now defunct Bangkok Bank of Commerce received a 10-year prison sentence and was fined $36 million for embezzlement that helped spark the 1997 financial crisis.
THE CRIME: Bangkok's Criminal Court