S'pore, M'sia face economic hit from prolonged smog


John O'Callaghan, Reuters            

Singapore and Malaysia could face a bigger economic impact than from their worst air pollution crisis 16 years ago if slash-and-burn fires in Indonesia continue to rage in the coming weeks, turning off tourists and raising business costs.


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S'pore, M'sia face economic hit from prolonged smog

John O'Callaghan, Reuters,

Singapore and Malaysia could face a bigger economic impact than from their worst air pollution crisis 16 years ago if slash-and-burn fires in Indonesia continue to rage in the coming weeks, turning off tourists and raising business costs.


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