REGIONAL: Macroeconomic Data & Forecasts

March 2004
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2004, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p8
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This article presents information on economic indicators in several Asian countries. The cut break of bird flu across Asia is likely to have a limited economic impact. So far cases of bird flu have been reported in the poultry flocks of over 10 countries, including Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, and China, with human deaths from the disease also reported in Thailand and Vietnam. There has not yet however, been any cases where the virus has transferred directly from poultry to humans and so long as this remains the case.


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