Features by Jonathan Head

What Thailand's political climate means for the economy

In the past, instability hasn't had much effect.
Posted In: Thailand

'Thaksinomics' tries again in Thailand

What's been the impact of populism in Thailand?
Posted In: Thailand, populism, protests

Will Obama visit open up Southeast Asia economies?

The focus of President Obama's visit to the region has been geopolitical but what about the economic gains to be made?
Posted In: Myanmar, Barack Obama

Arab League gives Syria deadline to stop violence

Pressure is mounting against the Syrian government to stop violent protests in the country. If they continue past the three day deadline, economic sanctions are the next step.
Posted In: syria, Arab Spring

Egyptian stock market reopens

Egypt's stock market dropped 10 percent in the space of just a minute. The exchange had been closed since January 27 due to the country's civil and economic unrest.
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