Perng says SARS unlikely to harm NT dollar

The SARS outbreak is unlikely to have a significant impact on Taiwan's Perng Fai-naneconomy. That was the view expressed by Central Bank of China governor Perng Fai-nan to Taiwan's finance committee on Thursday.

Source: Central News Agency

The Central Bank of China governor said yesterday that if domestic demand can expand to a certain level, then this will offset the impact of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) on Taiwan's economy.

Perng Fai-nan made the remarks when giving a report on t