Monthly Archives: October 2018

Economic integration not exploitation, says Papua New Guinea Treasurer

Papua New Guinea Treasurer Charles Abel said Papua New Guinea needed to take a phased approach to integration into the global economy to avoid being taken advantage of. Speaking at an APEC discussion forum at the University of PNG, he said recent experience suggests the country’s currency markets may be …

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The woes of South Asian economic integration

A recent World Bank report – A Glass Half Full (2018) – indicates that intra-regional trade in South Asia, the lowest of any region in the world, has the potential to increase three times its current levels , and trade between India and Pakistan has the potential to …

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