Concern grows over Burma’s rapidly increasing inflation

Concern grows over Burma's rapidly increasing inflation - The Irrawaddy, October 6, 2005
...Analysts are blaming the junta's insistence on a crude economic policy whereby Burmese kyat is printed on demand to repay the country's burgeoning budget deficit. This policy has seen the currency plummet on the black market from less than 900 kyat to the US dollar in January to an all-time low of 1,355 kyat to the dollar today...
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