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- City on the edge of a nervous breakdown. Seabrook, Jeremy // New Statesman & Society;2/11/94, Vol. 7 Issue 289, p24
Reports on the stress, pollution, poverty and homelessness that lurk behind Bangkok, Thailand's prosperity. Contradictions of the western point of development; Showcasing the Japanese car industry; Thailand as a model of post-colonial penetration; Thai economic miracle; People of Bangkok;...
- Bond defaults hit new high in 1999. Keenan, Sean // Business Credit;Apr2000, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p68
Reports that bond defaults hit a new high in 1999. Surge in the floatation of bond of lower credit ratings; Defaults which can be traced to the after-shock of the 1997 Asian economic crisis; Breakdown of defaults by industry.
- TAT instils confidence. // Travel Daily;8/25/2015, p6
The article informs about the assurance given by the Tourism Authority of Thailand that the situation in Thailand after Bangkok's bombing is under control and the government is doing best efforts to provide safe environment for tourism and trade.
- Global imbalances and the development of capital flows among Asian countries. Yoshino, Naoyuki // OECD Journal: Financial Market Trends;2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 1, p81
During the current global crisis, capital inflows into Asian countries have increased, leading to excess liquidity and the risk of potential asset bubbles. A sudden reversal of these inflows would have negative effects on the economies in question. Given the impact of global capital movements on...
- Recession Raising Fiscal Risks, But Defaults To Be Avoided. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/16/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 43, p6
The article discusses Sovereign Risk Ratings for countries in Asia. The said ratings are based on several factors such as Ability to Pay and Willingness to Pay. It is noted that Asian economies are largely dependent on export growth. It is forecasted that fiscal risks will increase because of...
- Data Centre: Supportive foundations. // Asian Investor;3/1/2015, p1
The article focuses on research titled "Asia Pacific Real Estate Markets Outlook" by CBRE Global Research on real estate investment in Asia Pacific in 2015. The research reveals that real estate investment in Asia Pacific is expected to be active in 2015 due to factors such as demand from global...
- Optimistic Asian markets regain their poise. Barr, Cameron W. // Christian Science Monitor;1/10/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 33, p7
Speculates on the recovery of the Asian economy, including contributing factors such as the growing strength of Japan's economy.
- Problems pile up in Asia. Young, Lewis H. // Electronic News;06/01/98, Vol. 44 Issue 2221, p62
Focuses on the economic problems faced by Asian economies for 1998. Impact of the economic problems on the United States; Features of the bailout package offered by the International Monetary Fund to Thailand, Indonesia and South Korea; Features of the economic recession faced by Japan; Details...
- A different kind of global swap. // U.S. Banker;Jun98, Vol. 108 Issue 6, p16
Reports in June 1998 that companies who are worried about being paid by Asian borrowers because of the economic crisis in the region should consider bartering. Types of services and commodities that could be bartered; Use of bartering in the Mexican economic crisis; Comments from William Levitz...