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Eurozone Surplus Suggests Economy Is Unfazed by Strong Euro
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:51

The eurozone’s trade surplus widened in June, an indication that the euro’s recent rise against other major currencies has yet to hinder economic ...

The Philippine president’s zany ideas have not hurt the economy
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:13

IN MATTERS of economics, as in other realms, Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines, is more than capable of flamboyant, populist gestures....

Ghana: Economy Among Africa's Best
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:23

[Business Day] Ghana is the eighteenth-most attractive economy for investments flowing into the African continent, according to the latest Africa Inve...

South Africa: Employment Must Be Central to the Country's Economy
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 22:21

[ISS] Only an economy where employment is placed at the centre of economic policymaking will work for South Africa. This will require a complete shift...

Hong Kong economy: 3-4% growth in 2017 seen attainable
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:23

ANALYSTS are now more optimistic about Hong Kong's economy following stronger-than-expected growth of 4 per cent in the first half of the year. ...

Japan economy in fastest expansion in over two years
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:25

The word's third-largest economy has grown by a much stronger rate than expected by analysts, fresh figures from the government have shown. The expans...

Ibec predicts strong growth for Irish economy
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 09:21

Ibec is predicting strong growth in our economy despite challenges from Brexit. Business:

How the knowledge economy causes secular stagnation: James Saft
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:32

(Reuters) - To understand secular stagnation, with its low inflation and low growth, look first at the growth of the information economy and the expa...

Nigeria: Informal Economy Not Enough to Handle Africa's Workforce Explosion - IMF
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 08:32

[This Day] Unemployment in Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa's largest economy, is running at more than 14 percent and climbing; in South Africa, the second...

Rogoff: Rising interest rates 'threaten global economy'
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 03:31

Former IMF economist Ken Rogoff says rising interest rates pose the biggest risk to the global economy. BBC News - Business

Darling: 'Alarm bells ringing' for UK economy
  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 11:33

The ex-chancellor warns of growing risks to the economy, a decade on from the start of the financial crisis. BBC News - Business

German Economy Seen Growing Despite Weak Export, Factory Data
  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 22:32

Europe’s largest economy is likely to continue to grow at a robust pace, despite some recent weak data points, economists say. What's New...

German Industry Misses a Beat but Economy Looks Strong
  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 14:31

Europe’s largest economy remains on course for robust growth this year despite a decline in factory output in June, economists said. What'...

Report shows stability in All-Island economy despite uncertainty about Brexit
  • Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:24

A new report shows great stability in the All-Island economy despite a lack of certainty about Brexit. Business:

After years of slow recovery, U.S. economy boasts solid gains
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 12:30

JUDY WOODRUFF: July was the second straight month of solid job gains in the United States. The Labor Department says employers added 209,000 jobs last...

Suu Kyi's Myanmar Problem: Where's the Economy?
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 05:11

When Aung San Suu Kyi came to power in Myanmar after years of military rule, many investors expected an economic boom. Instead, economic growth fell t...

US economy adds 209,000 jobs in July
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 04:37

[CLASSROOM CHATTER] America's jobs recovery remains in high gear. The economy added 209,000 jobs in July according to the Labour Department. That's mo...

US economy creates 209,000 jobs in July
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 00:32

Hiring by restaurants and bars helped the US economy generate strong jobs growth in July. BBC News - Business

Tanzania: Opposition Faults Govt Over State of Economy
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 16:23

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Finance and Planning shadow minister, Ms Halima Mdee said on Thursday that the government's response to questions raised ...

The Universiade will bring in over NT$10 billion to the economy
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:47

( - Though it's requiring NT$ 17.1 billion in funding. China Post Online - Taiwan , News

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