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Indonesian economy more resilient, 20 years after IMF's 'wrong advice'

The economic crisis has since forged a new crop of leaders and reformers, led by Jokowi

Indonesia has South-east Asia's largest economy that's posted annual average growth of more than 5 per cent in the past five years.


FOR Fuad Bawazier, the financial crisis that moved like a wrecking ball through the Indonesian economy two decades ago remains a source of deep regret.

As finance minister in the dying days of Suharto's dictatorship, Mr Bawazier said he tried to warn the president against...

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