Japan’s Stimulus Seen Boosting Southeast Asia as Korea Suffers

Japan’s Stimulus Seen Boosting Southeast Asia as Korea Suffers

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Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister, right, and Yingluck Shinawatra, Thailand's prime minister walk during a welcoming ceremony for Abe in Bangkok. Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia are identified by HSBC Holdings Plc and Credit Suisse Group AG to be among the biggest beneficiaries of Japanese monetary easing and a 10.3 trillion yen ($115 billion) stimulus plan by Abe, who wrapped up a tour of Southeast Asia on Jan. 18.