Liem Sioe Liong's Salim Group: The Business Pillar of Suharto's Indonesia
Format: Print Book
The book features exclusive input from Liem, who died in 2012, and his youngest son, Anthony Salim. It traces the founder's life and the group's symbiosis with Suharto, his generals and family. After the tumultuous 1997-98 Asian financial crisis sparked Suharto's fall and a backlash against the strongman's cronies, Anthony staved off the crushing of the debt-laden group. Told in a journalistic style, the story of the Salim Group provides insights into Suharto's New Order. For business executives, students and anyone with an interest in Southeast Asia's largest economy, the volume makes a valuable contribution towards understanding the country's modern history.
The e-chapter on "A Javanese 'King' and His Cukong" is downloadable free of charge.
Click here for pictures of the special meet-the-authors session organised by Kinokuniya, Singapore on 20 November 2014.
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Number of Pages: 574
Imprint:Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Publication Date: 41782
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