Financial crisis hampers Asian poverty reduction efforts

Financial crisis hampers Asian poverty reduction efforts

Date: 
30 May 2013

Asian economies have remained resilient to the 2008/9 financial crisis, but regional growth is slowing and the poverty alleviation efforts of the last decade risk being undone, says the United Nations. (Source: http://www.dw.de/asian-countries-to-boost-growth-by-hiking-minimum-wages/a-16789438)