In a survey conducted by Ipsos Business Consulting in August 2012, 53% of respondents indicated they were either “very optimistic” or “quite optimistic” about the economy for 2013. Over 76% indicated that they intended to make investments in their company. 725 respondents from a broad range of industries from India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines gave their input.

Peter Snell, CEO of Ipsos Business Consulting commented, “We were pleased to note the optimistic tone throughout the survey and noted that the respondents strong inclinations to seek opportunities in the fast growing markets in the region.”

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