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"… April 13, 1999. It is reprinted here with permission.For decades Southeast Asian waters have been a hunting ground for murderous pirates who are growing i …"
"… gating the growing incidents of piracy in the area.The waters of Southeast Asia have a long history of piracy. But the ongoing economic hardship, fuelled …"
"… long history of piracy. But the ongoing economic hardship, fuelled by the Asian currency crisis, a new generation of technology and lack of law enforceme …"
"… iracy Reporting Centre reported earlier this year that piracy in Southeast Asian waters had increased from 44 cases in 1997 to 86 incidents throughout 199 …"
"… n an atmosphere of pervasive official corruption, Keshav Varma, the bank's Asia Pacific region director said: "I wouldn't want to comment on the times." B …"
"… lobbying for more money for management of the waterworks.Risky businessThe Asian economic crisis hit Indonesia a few weeks after the contracts were signed …"
"… st guests from South America, Africa, Eastern and Western Europe and South Asia, including countries such as Indonesia, which does not even have diplomati …"
"… s agreements have gone to the Middle East while 16.04 percent have gone to Asian countries.In the report, CRS notes that sales to developing nations were …"
"… the landlocked country shares with Pakistan, Iran, China and three Central Asian states. Among other initiatives, the U.S. is trying to set up a nationwi …"
"… st European weapons systems that still had markets in war zones in Africa, Asia or Latin America. For example, according to the Dutch report, the Russian …"
"… least 10 countries from three in 1990; they are also active in at least 10 Asian countries and eight Latin American ones, three in North America, two in t …"
"… .Having firmly established themselves in Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia, the water companies are expanding into the far more lucrative market of t …"
"… International Monetary Fund, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Asian Development and the European Bank for Reconstruction. In countries such a …"
"… on the activities of these companies in South Africa, Australia, Colombia, Asia, Europe, the United States and Canada.The investigation showed that while …"
"… the way for Vivendi and Suez in Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Asia.At a November 2001 meeting of the World Trade Organization in Do …"
"… ncial institutions.Creditors such as the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank, which accounted for $249 million of the MWSS' $307 mill …"
"… ple," Keshav Varma, the senior water supply official for the World Bank in Asia, told ICIJ. "We would rather have partnerships where we can support g …"
"… water loss a performance target in return for capital loans. In fact, the Asian Development Bank required MWSS to reduce water losses as a condition for …"
"… peso terms after the currency fell from 26 to 50 to the dollar during the Asian financial crisis of 1997. The firm reported foreign exchange losses outst …"