Killer Bug?

March 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2006, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p1
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The article reports on the impact of worldwide outbreak of avian flu on the economic stability of various countries. The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a report revealing the estimated 100 confirmed human cases of bird flu in which 51 percent of these resulted to death. The outbreak of influenza will weaken consumer confidence and disrupt labor supply which may affect the growth of gross domestic product.


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