Economic Expansion To Continue

July 2008
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jul2008, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p7
Country Report
The article presents an economic outlook for Laos in 2008. It is projected that its economic expansion will continue, as rising oil prices increase the demand for its hydropower and agricultural commodity prices remain high. It is perceived that the 7.7% year over year (y-o-y) inflation in March is not a sizeable risk to macroeconomic stability going forward.


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