Asia-Pacific Sovereigns' Credit Quality Largely Stable, Says S&P Report Sep 10

  • ID: 1721406
  • September 2010
  • Standard & Poors
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  • India (Republic of)
  • Indonesia (Republic of)
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SINGAPORE (Standard & Poor's) Sept. 30, 2010--Asia-Pacific governments will continue to navigate external and domestic challenges adroitly, amid baseline expectations of a sustained, albeit gradual, global economic recovery, said Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today in a report. In the report titled, "Asia-Pacific Sovereigns: A Mostly Sunny Outlook, With The Chance Of Isolated Thunderstorms," Standard & Poor's said it expects to see the largely stable credit trend continue over the next three to five years--and in some cases, even some upward momentum in sovereign credit ratings. "In line with our earlier expectations, Asia-Pacific sovereigns have weathered the 2008-2009 global recession and financial crisis better than governments in most other regions," said Standard & Poor's credit analyst Agost Benard. Of the...

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