economic crisis

Myanmar challenge

The onus lies on Indonesia as the Asean Chair to take up the leadership role and ensure that elections are held in Myanmar in a free and fair manner, meeting the aspirations of the Myanmarese people. The clock is ticking, despite the goodwill Indonesia has generated about its sincerity to seek a solution to the crisis. Indonesia needs the bloc's fierce support if seeking a solution 

Most EU countries set to slide into recession in Q4

European Commissioner for Economy Paolo Gentiloni warned that the outlook for next year has "weakened significantly", and that most European Union (EU) countries will be in recession in the fourth quarter of this year

Money talks

Nepal’s economy, as an expert recently put it, lacks depth, and this implies it is at risk of an economic crisis despite the statistics not showing any cause for immediate alarm. 

Lanka’s woes

The proposed interim government will, it is hoped, resolve the political impasse caused by the island nation’s worst economic crisis in decades.