BANGKOK, May 18 (UPI) -- The International Labor Organization says 9.5 million people are working as forced laborers in the Asia-Pacific region, three-fourths of the world's total. Regional director of the ILO's Asia and Pacific office in Bangkok, Shinichi Hasegawa, said Tuesday
SINGAPORE, May 23 (UPI) -- The SARS outbreak will cut IT spending in the Asia Pacific region, but not dramatically. The research firm IDC expects the market to reach $76.1 billion in 2003, one billion less than its earlier forecast.
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