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Coronavirus Outbreak Raises Health, Economic Concerns in Asia

Coronavirus Outbreak Raises Health, Economic Concerns in Asia

Southeast Asia‘s proximity to China and dependence on that nation for a major of its economy is raising concerns that the coronavirus outbreak  that started there will not only have health impacts but harm the region’s economies. The outbreak, which has so far caused 41 deaths in China, and caused ...

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On India Trade Mission, California Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis Seeks To Grow The Economy — And Protect The Environment

On India Trade Mission, California Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis Seeks To Grow The Economy — And Protect The Environment

California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis told delegates at the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi [+] that India and California can strengthen ties that nurture both business and the environment. Observer Research Foundation (ORF) California and the San Francisco Bay Area-Silicon Valley want to deepen economic ties with India, a growing ...

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Virus-Related Tourism Ban Could Hurt North Korea’s Economy

Virus-Related Tourism Ban Could Hurt North Korea’s Economy

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – North Korea has temporarily banned foreign tourists in response to the outbreak of a dangerous new virus in neighboring China. Depending on how long the ban lasts, it could hurt North Korea’s economy, which though heavily sanctioned, has received a boost by a recent influx of ...

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Look to manufacturing!

Look to manufacturing!

No country is ever successful in the long term without a really strong and vibrant manufacturing base. — Alan Mulally   We are now just about a decade away from 2030; the year that our planners signposted that Jamaica could become so prosperous that the whole world will see this ...

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Virology, the Asian Markets, and Contagion Risk

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0. 8em)–sm” type=”text” content=”The global financial markets have had their of hits over the years. These have, not just been driven by the likes of Tulipmania, but also virology and “banker syndrome”. ” data-reactid=”18″>The global financial markets have had their of hits over the years. ...

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