Argentina – still more rules delaying import payments;

Iceland – unwavering in the resolve to join the Eurozone;

Indonesia – investment grade credit rating restored after 14 years;

Vietnam prospects for the economy and the dong.

Other countries covered in this report are:  Brazil, Germany, Greece, Peru, Poland, Russia, Turkey and Venezuela

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