The Sources Of Asia's Woes

March 2009
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2009, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p8
Country Report
The article reports on the economic forecast of Business Monitor International (BMI) for the economies of several Asian countries. According to BMI, the overall structure of many Asian economies including South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, and Hong Kong remain driven by exports. BMI reveals that their new forecasts show the worst performances of Asian economies since 1998.


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