Currency crisis could oust Wahid

INDONESIA - The Indonesian rupiah has plummeted to new lows. In April 2001, Indonesia was rocked by more political instability as Indonesian President, Abdurrahman Wahid, was threatened with impeachment.

ARTICLE - So far in 2001, the Indonesian rupiah has fallen 20 per cent against the US dollar and is still falling.

Indonesian businessmen are in a desperate plight as the falling rupiah decimates the economy. The 2000 Budget was wrecked as the rupiah continued to fall. Indonesia has a ballooni