Into the future

Richardson, John
July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 73, p32
Trade Publication
The article offers information about the financial crisis of East Asia in 1997. It is reported that the main countries affected were Indonesia, Thailand and South Korea. It is noted that Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and the Philippines were also hit by the depression. It is observed that after one decade the financial system has been restructured, foreign currency reserves have been recovered and corporate governance practices have improved in the region.


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