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22/06/2017 at 16:24h

IMF to make USD 71 million available to Jordan

The sum is part of a USD 723 million loan agreement. The International Monetary Fund calls for increased structural reforms and international donations to refugees.

21/06/2017 at 16:48h

Egypt to spend additional USD 4bn on social safety

The Arab country’s budget for the 2017/2018 fiscal year, which begins in July, will include a package for items such as food subsidy cards.

21/06/2017 at 13:32h

GDP rose 0.87% in three months

Brazilian economy grew from February to April over the three-month period that ended in January, according to a survey conducted by Fundação Getulio Vargas.

19/06/2017 at 15:57h

Market revises down inflation, GDP forecasts

Financial institutions estimate that prices will be up 3.64% this year and the economy will see 0.4% growth.

16/06/2017 at 13:22h

Economic activity up 0.28%

The Brazilian Central Bank index signals that Brazil’s economic activity went up in April over March. In comparison to the same month of 2016, the increase was even sharper at 0.51%.

13/06/2017 at 15:23h

Retail sales up 1%

The volume increased in April from March after dropping for two straight months. Nominal revenue climbed by 1.3% month-on-month.

12/06/2017 at 15:05h

Inflation, GDP projections revised down

The Brazilian Central Bank’s Focus Bulletin, a poll of financial institutions regarding the economy, shows that the annual inflation expectation dropped to 3.71% and the GDP growth forecast eased to 0.41%.

07/06/2017 at 19:05h

Foreign investment to grow 5%, says UNCTAD

The UN agency estimates that the global flow will reach USD 1.8 trillion this year and USD 1.85 trillion in 2018, still short of the record-breaking USD 1.9 trillion of 2007.

05/06/2017 at 14:12h

Market sees GDP climbing 0.5%

Economic growth expectation went up as per the Focus Bulletin, a weekly poll of banks issued on Monday (5). Respondents also expect inflation to drop.

03/06/2017 at 07:00h

IMF praises Algeria’s actions in face of low oil prices

The Fund’s report highlights the measures taken to balance the government’s finances and improve the business environment in the country.

01/06/2017 at 13:22h

GDP up 1% in first quarter

Buoyed by agriculture and livestock farming, Brazil’s Gross Domestic Product increased for the first time after two straight years of quarter-on-quarter drops. In the 12 years through March, GDP slid by 2.3%.

31/05/2017 at 13:44h

Unemployment reaches 14 million people

The unemployment rate reached 13.6% in the three-month period ending in April, according to data made public by the statistics institute IBGE. The number of unemployed rose 23.1% year-over-year.