Halftime Report

Ferguson, Tim
July 2008
Forbes Asia;7/21/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p7
The article presents the author's comments on the economic trends in Asia pacific in the first half of 2008. According to the author, Indonesia is moving towards liberal economy at elephantine pace. He says that property market of Singapore is gasping even as import costs rising, but Sing$ has managed better than most money. He opines that India will suffer for vast political logjams with short-term squeeze in future.


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