TITLE

Battered by Asian winds

AUTHOR(S)
Clausen, Lisa; Blair, Tim; Horsburgh, Susan
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/23/1998, Issue 12, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the possible impact of the Asian financial crisis on Australia's economy, as of March 23, 1998. Australian industry exports to Indonesia; Comments of banking and industry analysts; Effects to tourism in Australia; Efforts of Australians to build trade with Europe and the United States.
ACCESSION #
475883

 

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