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S&P: COVID-19 will hit Australia hard

February 20, 2020 - 00:10 -- Admin

Via S&P: China’s health emergency will disrupt economic activity throughout Asia-Pacific. S&P Global Ratings anticipates the region’s GDP will expand by 4.3% in 2020, 0.5 percentage points (ppt) lower than our pre-outbreak forecast. Our forecasts are subject to much more uncertainty than normal. We expect significant growth drags of 1 ppt or more in Hong

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