TITLE

Karachi to Tokyo

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Tim
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;1/28/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author cites Pakistan and Japan as countries that are giving problems in the Asia-Pacific region. In the case of Pakistan political instability and its nuclear weapons are posing considerable challenge to world security. Islamists are gaining power in the country and President Pervez Musharraf has imposed authoritarian rule in the country. In the ase of Japan, its failure to reform its domestic economy has stalled the growth momentum initiated by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi. Japan's economy is failing to live its proper global role.
ACCESSION #
28864694

 

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