Alarm bells

2008-05-30 00:00

When national economic growth touches a six-year low, declining from one quarter to the next by 60%, alarm bells begin to ring. Their clamour becomes more insistent when it is linked to double-digit inflation in a violence-prone society plagued by severe poverty. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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