Finance Minister of the Year

FinanceAsia ranks the performance of the ministers of finance in Asia-Pacific’s 12 largest economies.

Ranking Asia-Pacific’s finance ministers is designed to provide moral support to the success stories – and to give a nudge to those who could do better, or at least prompt discussion among their constituency

They have a difficult task ahead of them in 2015 Governments across the Asia-Pacific region are faced with a mountain of debt, weak demographics and the onset of deflationary pressure

States have not deleveraged since the 2008 global financial crisis as many had promised As the outlook for economic growth darkens, fiscal discipline will become even harder to enforce politically

Global debt has risen by $57 trillion since 2007 to $199 trillion, according to consultancy McKinsey To be sure, debt is...

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