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Economists doubt East Germany can make up for lost time

In the 30th year after the fall of the Berlin Wall, German economists no longer believed that East Germany would catch up any further...
recession

Survey Says Economists Predicts Recession for US in 2021

Majority of the U.S. economists believe the country will fall into a recession no later than in 2021, according to a survey report released...
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Businesses applauds Ghana government over Ease of Doing Business

Business magnates and economists have called for applause for the government for improving many of the indicators for measuring ‘Ease of Doing Business Report’...

Economists battle government on midyear budget review

Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta presenting the government’s mid-year budget review last week Monday, July 31, 2017, disclosed that the country’s fiscal deficit target...

Moody’s, Economists hail Bank of Ghana policy rate cut

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) last week, announced a reduction in the policy rate by 150 basis points to...
inflation

Economists highly confident of single digit inflation in 2018

Some economists are positive Ghana will attain single digit inflation by next year. According to them, key indicators such as declining inflation and other fiscal...

Economists worried over Ghana’s president silence on job creation

Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom, Group Chairman of Groupe Nduom and a renowned politician has expressed dissatisfactory over the government’s inability to create jobs for...

Economists Commends Government Decision Against Eurobond for 2017

Some economists have lauded the government’s commitment not to issue any Eurobond this year. They explain that the development should give room to deal with...
economy

NSW leads way as report on Australian states released

A comprehensive report released Monday by Commonwealth Securities (CommSec) has revealed the Australian state of New South Wales is the best performing economy in...

Economists list steps for investor confidence

China's first Skytrain is readied for trial operations in Chengdu, Sichuan province.   China's policymakers must make greater efforts to stabilize investor confidence as the...
IMF

Ghana-IMF program: Economists unhappy with public sentiments

Also, some economists have noted that, the government had no other option than to stick to the IMF to help heal the ailing economy,...
European Union

UK exit from EU has no disturbing effect on Ghana’s – business analysts

This has raised a lot of concern of it attendant effect among commonwealth countries, especially among Africa countries. Already, the immediate immigration impact is that,...
tax

Economists say closing tax sanctuaries will create just global society

Sachs made the statement at a press conference here on the sidelines of a UN event on SDG-10, which aims to reduce inequality within...
South African President Jacob Zuma addresses a media briefing after meeting with leaders of organizations representing foreigners in Pretoria, South Africa, on April 24, 2015. South African President Jacob Zuma on Friday met with leaders of organizations representing foreigners, assuring them of maximum protection. (Xinhua/Zhai Jianlan)

Economists warns South Africa will face Scrap rank downgrade

Economists have warned that a worse storm could be brewing on the economic front as the rating agency, Moody's recently visited South Africa to...

China can attain its growth target – Economists

“With the aid of macro-control tools and prudent monetary policy, the growth targets China has set can be realized through improving productivity, consumption and...
Inflation

Economists predicts lower inflation for 2016 for Brazil

The Focus market survey, which is carried out weekly by the Central Bank, gathered perspectives of economists from over 100 financial institutions in Brazil. Economists...

Analyst warns that US could face a downturn

A very possible recession within the next three years would take place in the United States, economists warned Saturday at a meeting of U.S....

Sustain New Electricity Tariffs In Nigeria For Power Reforms

The much talked about increase in electricity tariffs became operational with effect from 1st of February 2016. As consumers brace up for the new...

Economists predicts a likely increase in credit cost

Some economists have warned the business community to brace themselves for higher interest on loans as the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of...

Nigeria hosts summit for Economists

Nine months on from HE President Buhari taking office, our Nigeria Summit 2016 takes place at the opportune time?bringing key government ministries, industry and...

Cleansing Ghana’s Judiciary using Kenya’s example

The turbulence that has rocked Ghana's Judicial Service, following the latest investigative work of Anas Aremeyaw Anas gives clear indication that the time is...
Singapore

Financial specialists moderate development forecast for Singapore economy – study

Economists have moderated their expectations for several sectors as they are less confident about the growth outlook of Singapore economy this year, according to...

Developing New strategy to manage Ghana Cedi

by Adnan Adams Mohammed Due to the precipitous depreciation in value of the Ghanaian local currency, the cedi, against all the major trading currencies (US...

Push more funding in infrastructure, agriculture modernisation ? economists

The economists who spoke to The New Times, yesterday, argue that more funding for the infrastructure sector, especially for energy production, will boost investment...
Wpid Money Growth

Kenya records growth in private sector in May

Kenya recorded a sustained growth in the private sector in May, with business conditions improving at a robust pace, despite slowdown in output growth,...
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APRM mission to visit Djibouti

The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) will send a mission to Djibouti between May 24 to June 7, 2015, the secretary general of Djibouti's...
coffee

Angola strives to revive top coffee producer status in Africa

Angola may play again a leading role in coffee production of Africa as the country was striving to revive its coffee plantation and production,...
China's central bank is probably reminding traders that the yuan is not a one-way bet

Economists confident that China’s foreign trade target is achievable

The new year appears to be off to a rough start for China's foreign trade, with 2015 data turning negative two months in. But...

Germany?s influenza fight could cost billions of euros

A wave of influenza continued to spread in Germany. Economists said on Wednesday the epidemic could cost German economy billions of euros as it...
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Georgia Made Moderate Rise In Inflation

Georgia posted an annual inflation rate of 1.3 percent in February, slightly down from 1.4 percent in January, said the state statistics office, Geostat,...