By Dr. Mahathir Mohamad
1. How much is 4 trillion dollars? Star Business picking a report from foreign source says it is the value of Germany's total output for one year.
2. I try to imagine the figure 4 trillion and wrote it down. It is 4,000,000,000,000. It is a lot, a great lot of money. But it is just the amount of dollars traded by the currency traders in just one day.
3. Yes, the currency traders are still at it, worldwide financial crisis notwithstanding.