2022: Covid impact wanes but persists

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The Bangkok Post

The Omicron coronavirus variant that emerged in late November is a wake-up call for us that Covid-19 is not going to disappear soon and quality vaccines remain a key factor to mitigate its impacts. Before 2021 ends, let me share five key economic and investment trends that SCB CIO foresees in 2022. First, the impacts of the pandemic are waning yet persisting. These lingering effects will likely be a smaller factor in the uneven economic recovery, compared with their impact in 2019 and 2020. Following a pronounced recovery in 2021, the momentum of developed economies will begin to slow down in …

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