Asia-Pacific unemployment may rise by 2-3 percentage points: S&P Global Ratings

The lack of growth in Asia-Pacific this year will hurt employment figures and consumption demand in the region, says Shaun Roache, chief Asia-Pacific economist at S&P Global Ratings. He also discusses the "asymmetric impact" of the recent global oil price collapse on emerging markets, with exporters like Malaysia likely to get hurt the most.
Tue, Apr 21 202011:38 PM EDT