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16/11/2017 at 16:28h

IMF expects improvement in Kuwait’s current account

The Gulf country external current account registered a 4.5% of GDP deficit last year, but the International Monetary Fund expects improvement due to the recovery of oil prices and the measures taken.

10/11/2017 at 12:51h

Inflation drops to 20-year low

Brazil’s Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) reached 2.21% year-to-date through October, the lowest rate since 1998.

08/11/2017 at 13:32h

Agricultural activity to drive GDP in Morocco

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The Moroccan economy is expected to see 4.4% growth this year compared with 2016, a year of severe drought, according to an IMF staff mission to the country which ended this Tuesday (7).

07/11/2017 at 19:08h

Net savings withdrawals at USD 607 million

October saw withdrawals outpace deposits as numbers swing to a deficit following five months’ worth of surpluses.

07/11/2017 at 17:33h

Government hosted debate on economic opening

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Private sector, the civil society, government and academia discussed public policies at an event held in in Brasília by the Special Secretariat of Strategic Affairs of the Brazilian Presidency. The Arab Brazilian Chamber was there.

31/10/2017 at 13:45h

Oil exporters to grow less

An IMF report on the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan and Pakistan states that the region’s oil exporters will grow 1.7% this year, while oil importers will see a 4.3% expansion.

31/10/2017 at 13:06h

Unemployment eases again in Brazil

The jobless rate was 12.4% in quarter three, down 0.6 percentage point from quarter two.

26/10/2017 at 13:03h

Overseas spending by Brazilians up

The Brazilian Central Bank said expenditure by citizens during trips to other countries came out to USD 1.716 billion in September and to USD 14.145 billion year-to-date.

24/10/2017 at 19:34h

Lagarde praises Saudi reforms

IMF’s managing director visited Riyadh and said that the country has been progressing in its economic program. She pointed to the fiscal adjustment and facilitation of access of women to the labor force.

19/10/2017 at 18:37h

Federal revenues increased in September

Taxpayer debt restructuring with the Union and the fuel tax hike drove revenues up 8.66% over the same month of last year.

18/10/2017 at 13:31h

Brazilian retail could grow 1.4% this year

The forecast predicting an increase in retail sales was done by the São Paulo Commercial Association. It doesn’t include vehicles and construction material.

13/10/2017 at 14:00h

More countries dependent on commodities, says UN

A report from UNCTAD shows nine more developing nations joined the ranks of those that depend on staples exports between 2010 and 2015.