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FocusEconomics has been featured in many of the world's leading business newspapers. A selection of articles is available below.

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FocusEconomics in the News

May 28, 2019 | Business Day

Policy uncertainty a downside risk for growth outlook

May 22, 2019 | Seeking Alpha

The Global Economy: What The Future Holds - Part 2

May 20, 2019 | El Economista

La economía de México crecerá un 1.7% este año y la inflación subirá a 3.7%, según Focus Economics (Spanish)

May 20, 2019 | Khaleej Times

Dubai's unemployment rate still lowest globally

May 15, 2019 | Ostexperte

Russische Wirtschaft: Auch die EU-Kommission bleibt für 2020 skeptisch (German)

May 13, 2019 |  El Pais

Espiral de austeridad en Egipto sin final a la vista (Spanish)

May 13, 2019 |  Kommersant

Уполовинить бедность (Russian)

May 12, 2019 |  El Cronista

Latin Focus empeoran expectativas de inflacion dolar tasa y crecimiento (Spanish)

 

May 11, 2019 | Vietnam Net

Removing bottlenecks in nation’s FDI attraction

May 9, 2019 | Gulf Times

Qatar international reserves may scale up to $38.1bn in 2023: FocusEconomics

May 5, 2019 | El País Uruguay

No se reconoce pero persiste; la recesión se instala firme (Spanish)

May 1, 2019 | Daily News Egypt

Egypt’s external debt to increase by 12% to reach $bn in FY 2019: Focus Economics

 

 

 

 

 

April 28, 2019 | Post Online Media

Malaysia: Inflation returns in March

April 25, 2019 | Seeking Alpha

Performance Of Latin American Markets In First Quarter 2019

April 24, 2019 | Vietnam Investment Review

Better regulations for higher FDI flows

April 17, 2019 | Seeking Alpha

Alcoa: Q1 Earnings Preview

April 15, 2019 | La Nación

Качели выпуска набирают ход  (Russian)

April 11, 2019 | Mining.com

Cobalt, uranium and silver prices expected to rally in 2019

April 7, 2019 | Steel Guru

Copper price bears are out as first surplus in six years predicted

April 2, 2019 | Qatar Tribune

Private sector credit growth in Qatar solid, says report

March 27, 2019 | Noticias perfil

Reforma jubilatoria: el fantasma de otro ajuste

March  26, 2019 | La Nación

El Gobierno admite que la inflación de marzo rondará el 2% por efecto de la suba del dólar y de la sequía

March 22, 2019 | Investing News

Silver Price Rallies as Fed Pauses Interest Rate Hikes

March 21, 2019 | Financial Times

Spain leads the way on eurozone growth

March 20, 2019 | MSN

Corn output slightly down in first quarter of 2019

March 18, 2019 | Daily Trust

Elections success boosts Nigeria’s economic outlook

March 13, 2019 | El Economista

Mercado sigue recortando las expectativas del PIB para México (Spanish)

March 9, 2019 |  Gulf Times

Qatar’s merchandise trade balance to scale up to $53.4bn in 2023: FocusEconomics

March 5, 2019 | Argaam

Saudi inflation to average 1.5% in 2019: FocusEconomics

February 28, 2019 | Forbes

Taiwan And The EU Prep For A Landmark Investment Deal, A Boon To Tech And Finance

February 25, 2019 | Gulf Times

Qatar’s insurance market will remain ‘highly competitive’ this year, says S&P

February 25, 2019 | Investing News

Simmering Trade War Fears Boost Copper Prices

February 13, 2019 | El Economista

La estrategia del "shock y el pavor" implementada por la OPEP da alas al petróleo (Spanish)

February 12, 2019 | Market Watch

Gold settles higher with dollar’s win streak in jeopardy

February 12, 2019 | Diario Gestión

LatinFocus: analistas varían proyección de tipo de cambio ¿en cuánto cerrará el 2019?  (Spanish)

February 8, 2019 | Qatar Tribune

Infra projects to drive Qatar’s growth in 2019

January 28, 2019 | Seeking Alpha

Brexit, The Eurozone, And Oh Yes, Greece

January 22, 2019 | Financial Times

Forecasters spot world economic gloom but differ on how ugly it will be

January 17, 2019 | S&P Global

Decoupling from the Fed, Banxico likely to hold rates in 2019 before easing off

January 17, 2019 | Vietnam Investment Review

Big year ahead for economy

January 15, 2019 | El Economista

Mercado modera expectativas sobre México: FocusEconomics

January 14, 2019 | El Español

Presupuestos de la vergüenza

January 9, 2019 | Daily News Egypt

Inflation to average 12.8% in CY 2019, 10.5% in CY 2020: FocusEconomics

January 7 , 2019 | Financial Times

Gloom in Germany pushes eurozone growth forecasts to fresh low

January 4,  2019 | Deutsche Welle

A look behind the Czech Republic's job miracle

January 1, 2019 | Investing News

Coal trends 2018: Short-lived price rebound

December 31 , 2018 | The Telegraph

The only way is up for the pound in 2019, experts predict

December  28, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

Nickel Monthly News For The Month Of December 2018

December 26, 2018 | Vanguardia (Spanish)

Bancos internacionales avalan proyecto de AMLO

December 19, 2018 | Business Inquirer

Interest rate cut seen by mid ’19

December 17, 2018 | La Nación

2019 no sera el ano del boom pero si de la recuperacion

December 12 , 2018 | Financier

Fragile strength: should the US economy batten down the hatches?

December 7, 2018 | El Cronista

Ocho de cada diez sectores de la industria seguiran en rojo en 2019

December 4 , 2018 | El Economista

Mercado modera las expectativas para México ante volatilidad

December 4, 2018 | El País

El gas da aliento a Al Sisi

November 28, 2018 | Gulf Times

Qatar GDP may exceed $220bn by 2023: FocusEconomics

November 26 , 2018 | Exame

G20, economia e futebol: o fim de ano caótico da Argentina

November 25, 2018 | Investing News

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Falls as US Dollar Climbs

November 20 , 2018 | Forbes

Why Taiwanese Firms Are Scaling Back Their China Operations

November 19, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

Brazil: Opportunities For Growth In E-Commerce

November 14, 2018 | Forbes

Why Are Oil Prices Dropping Sharply? Global Economy Forecasts Lowered

November 13 , 2018 | Financial Times

Why Italy’s economy is stagnating

November 12, 2018 | Diario Gestión

Economía 2019: ¿Cuáles son las amenazas y oportunidades a enfrentar?

November 8, 2018 | Forbes

Goldman Sachs Follows China Into Kazakhstan

November 8 , 2018 | El Financiero (Spanish)

Analistas prevén un peso débil y tasas más elevadas para 2019

November 7, 2018 | Investing News

Chinese Growth and US Rhetoric Keeping Copper Prices Down

November 6, 2018 | Forbes

How Mexico's Currency Can Help It Survive The Forthcoming Trade War

October 30, 2018 | El País de Uruguay (Spanish, Printed)

¿Por qué bancos y consultoras son más pesimistas sobre la economía uruguaya?

October 27, 2018 | Daily News Egypt

8.9% expected growth in investments in FY 18: FocusEconomics

October 23 , 2018 | Europe 1 (French)

Honduras : pourquoi une "caravane" de migrants fait route vers les Etats-Unis

October 22 , 2018 | La Nación - Paraguay (Spanish)

LatinFocus mantiene previsión local, pese a leve desaceleración

October 18, 2018 | El País de Uruguay (Spanish)

Bajan por quinto mes la estimación de crecimiento 2018

October 18, 2018 | Business Daily Africa

Global firms cut Kenya 2019 growth prospects

October 15 , 2018 | La Nación (Spanish)

El dolar y las tasas hacen su juego y comienzan a dar senales de estabilizacion

October 9 , 2018 |  El Cronista (Spanish)

Dolar inflacion y actividad las nuevas proyecciones con el plan Sandles

October 9, 2018 | Investing News

Have We Reached Peak Gold? — Part 1

October 8, 2018 | Khaleej Times

UAE economic growth in top gear

October 3 , 2018 |  Qatar Tribune

Higher oil prices to drive Qatar's economic growth

October 1, 2018 | The Citizen

Tanzania ‘shifting from traditional trade partners’

September 27, 2018 | Financial Times

Asian growth tipped to dip to 18-year low in 2019

September 25, 2018 |  Vanguardia (Spanish)

PIB angolano cresce metade da média subsariana em 2018

September 25, 2018 | International Business Times

Italy Will Not Exit EU Despite Budget Deficit Worries, Say Analysts

September 25, 2018 | Forbes

If Apple Shifts Production To The U.S., Taiwan's Tech Hub Will Suffer

September 14, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

The New Argentine/IMF Agreement: Will This Work Out As Badly As What Happened In Greece?

September 12, 2018 |  El Economista (Spanish)

PIB de México crecerá 2.2% este año: Focuseconomics

September 11, 2018 | Vietnam Investment Review

WEF drives Vietnam to an Industry 4.0 future

September 11, 2018 | Pulse

These are the top 5 poorest countries in Africa at the moment

September 10, 2018 | RPP Noticias
FocusEconomics mejora estimación de crecimiento de economía a 3.9% para el 2018

September 2, 2018 | The Guardian
As a system, foreign aid is a fraud and does nothing for inequality

August 29, 2018 | The Atlantıc

A Pop Star, a Protest, and a Likely Case of Torture in Uganda

August 27, 2018 | Vietnam Investment Review

Is Vietnam headed for another economic crisis? (Printed)

August 26, 2018 | Phil Star
Expect more rate hikes – think tank

August 27, 2018 | Scotsman
Continent counts the cost of ‘no-deal’ Brexit

August 17, 2018 | The Conversation
Brazil’s economy: Why I was wrong to be an optimist

August 14, 2018 | Gulf News

Qatar economy shows signs of strength; construction sector grows significantly

August 14, 2018 | Khaleej Times

Why UAE, India are ideal for investment

August 10, 2018 | Truthout

El dólar volvió a calentarse: trepó 47 centavos por más demanda y cerró a $28,70 promedio

August 9, 2018 | Agencia Andina

FocusEconomics: Peruvian economy expands in 2Q 2018

August 8, 2018 | RPP
FocusEconomics mejora estimación de crecimiento de economía a 3.8% para el 2018

August 2, 2018 | Global Finance

Central America Rising

August 1, 2018 | Truthout

The Coming Storm: Italy Under a Right-Wing Populist Government

July 31, 2018 | The Wall Street Journal

Mexican Economy Slipped in Second Quarter

July 31, 2018 | Valor Econômico

PIB do México tem retração de 0,1% no segundo trimestre (Spanish)

July 27, 2018 | Investing News

Platinum on Track for Seventh Consecutive Annual Decline

July 25, 2018 | Yahoo

《富比士》:為什麼台灣雇主沒有支付更高薪資的動機? (Chinese)

July 20, 2018 | MSN Money

Why the U.S. and Russia are among the countries set to get poorer soon

July 19, 2018 | Excelsior

Crecer (Spanish)

July 18, 2018 | The Motley Fool

Why Is Walmart Abandoning the World's Third Largest Economy?

July 15 2018 | El Pais

Despidos y cierre de empresas refutan “robustez” del PIB (Spanish)

July 13, 2018 | Investing News

U3O8 Price Update: Q2 2018 in Review

July 13, 2018 | Savills

Market in Minutes:Germany commercial investment market

July 11, 2018 | El Financiero

Analistas ven poco probable que políticas de AMLO afecten el crecimiento (Spanish)

July 11, 2018 | Borsa Gündem

Çin'de demir cevheri, ticaret gerginliği ve talep gevşemesi nedeniyle düştü  (Turkish)

July 5, 2018 | NASDAQ

Rouble eases despite lower state FX purchases

July 4, 2018 | El Pais

Empeoran proyecciones de actividad, inflación y déficit (Spanish)

July 3, 2018 | Market Watch

Trade-war fears? These lower-risk stocks are weathering the market storms

July 2, 2018 | Dawn

World economies

June 28, 2018 | El Economista

De ganar AMLO, su política fiscal estará en la mira: expertos

June 25, 2018 | La Nación

Mejorará racha argentina y brinda un plus a PIB local

June 22, 2018 | Gulf Times

Higher oil prices, reforms, infrastructure push seen driving Qatar economy this year

June 21, 2018 | Ostexperte

Russia's central bank to dampen the growth hopes (German)

June 19, 2018 | El Pais

Analistas ajustan previsiones sobre la economía y el dólar

June 13, 2018 | Investing  News

Gold Prices Fall Below $1,300 as Focus Shifts to Fed

June 7, 2018 | Daily News Egypt

Egyptian economy in good shape as FY 2018 ends: FocusEconomics

June 7, 2018 | NASDAQ

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Alibaba, Amazon, Walmart and Google

June 5, 2018 | El Mundo

Keys to how Qatar weathered a year-long regional blockade of Saudi Arabia (Spanish)

May 24, 2018 | Business Standard

Crude oil price rise could moderate later, suggests Spanish survey

May 22, 2018 | El País 

Espiral de austeridad en Egipto sin final a la vista

May 14,  2018 | Khaleej Times

New UAE investment law to spur GDP, FDI

May 9,  2018 | The Punch

CBN to cut interest rate before year-end

May 9,  2018 | Forbes

Economists Doubt Trump's 'Hard Line' On NAFTA Prevails

May 8,  2018 | El Xronista

Dólar: economistas elevan proyecciones para diciembre hasta los $26

May 4,  2018 | Economía Hoy

El TLCAN sobrevivirá a la renegociación sin apenas grandes cambios, según FocusEconomics

April 26,  2018 | CNBC

ASEAN: What you need to know about the globally important group

April 25,  2018 | Mining.com

Increased production at Chinese domestic coal mines lead to decline in thermal coal prices

April 24,  2018 | Dawn

World economies

April 20,  2018 | Financial Times

Spanish now richer than Italians, IMF data show

April 19,  2018 | World Affairs Journal

How Santos is trying to save Colombia’s peace process

April 19,  2018 | Financial Times

Short and long-term bond yields have also fallen steadily compared with the US

April 16,  2018 | Gulf Times

Qatar’s public debt recedes; expected to come down to 55.6% by 2020: FocusEconomics

April 13,  2018 | The Wall Street Journal

Qatar, Under Pressure from Saudi Arabia, Raises Billions in Foreign Debt 

April 12,  2018 | Investing News

Palladium Price Jumps 6 Percent on Russia Sanctions

April 12,  2018 | Daily News Egpyt

Fiscal deficit to come down to 9.5% in FY 2018: FocusEconomics

April 6,  2018 | America Retail

Opinión: Latin America is the world leader in ecommerce growth

March 28,  2018 | El Tribuno

El Gobierno admite que la inflación de marzo rondará el 2 %   (Spanish)

March 22,  2018 | Dow Jones

Economists See India's GDP Growth Strengthening -- Market Talk (Printed)

March 19,  2018 | Seeking Alpha

John Mauldin Worries: So Do I, But For Different Reasons

March 18,  2018 | Forbes

Why Taiwan's Wages Are As Low As Mexico's

March 17,  2018 | Gulf Times

Qatar economy seen to gain traction this year on stronger fixed investment

March 11,  2018 | Khaleej Times

Dubai economy likely to grow at faster pace

March 11,  2018 | Forbes

China And Vietnam Both Want Foreign Investment, But Is There Enough Capital To Go Around?

March 10,  2018 | Barron's

Portugal: Land of Tempting Stock Bargains

March 09,  2018 | El Cronista 

Con el techo al dólar renace el atractivo de la tasa en pesos para los próximos meses (Spanish)

March 06,  2018 | Daily Nation 

Growth figures split experts

March 03,  2018 | Khaleej Times 

GCC growth in strong rebound (Printed)

March 02,  2018 | Business Standard

Oil prices to remain subdued in near term due to rising output in US

March 01,  2018 | Business Daily Africa

Experts see Kenyan economy growing at slower pace than Uganda’s

March 01,  2018 | Ostexperte

Russlands Wirtschaft hellte sich im Januar auf  (German)

 

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