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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.
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Tue, Apr 21 202011:38 PM EDT