A candidate for governor of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the 2019 elections in Kogi state, lawyer Natasha Hadiza Akpoti said the current economic environment is not favorable to women. She made the revelation during a speech at the Oyo Women Entrepreneurship Summit (OWES) held on Wednesday in Ibadan.Read More →

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its forecast for 2021 gross domestic product by more than 50% from its December estimate while keeping interest rates stable. GDP is now expected to grow 6.5% in 2021 before slowing in the following years, according to the Federal Open Market Committee, the centralRead More →

The Organization for Economic Cooperation (OECD) on Tuesday cautiously revised its global economic forecast for 2021, citing vaccine deployments and the US stimulus package adopted last week as positive signs. At a virtual press conference at the organization’s headquarters in Paris, OECD chief economist Laurence Boone told reporters she expectsRead More →

The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the world and has also provided organizations with a great opportunity to innovate and find new growth potential. Catastrophic circumstances such as the present one push humans to the brink, causing them to expand their imaginations. When environmental dynamics change, it creates new opportunities hithertoRead More →

As vaccine rollout intensifies, there is hope and optimism that the region’s second-largest school district can open in a matter of weeks; we are discussing with the principal of the unified school district of the city of sacramento and the teachers’ union of the proximity of the two parties toRead More →

Illinois’ economy will recover soon, but the economic woes that plagued the state before COVID-19 will slow that recovery and increase the risk of further problems, according to a Moody’s Analytics report released on Wednesday. The report prepared for the General Assembly’s Committee on Government Forecasts and Accountability, or COGFA,Read More →

The recurring waves of the COVID-19 pandemic in various countries, including Thailand, will directly slow the pace of Thailand’s economic recovery in 2021. As such, EIC revises Thailand’s GDP forecast to 2.2% for the reasons following: The recovery in foreign tourist arrivals is expected to be slower than expected. AlthoughRead More →

Europe remains in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic. The upsurge in the number of cases, combined with the appearance of new, more contagious strains of the coronavirus, has forced many Member States to reintroduce or tighten containment measures. At the same time, the launch of vaccination programs across theRead More →

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is presented to you in association with the European Commission. Europe remains in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic. The upsurge in the number of cases, combined with the appearance of new, more contagious strains of the coronavirus, has forced many Member States to reintroduce orRead More →

Douglas G. DuncanSenior Vice-President and Chief EconomistFannie Mae Douglas G. Duncan is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae, where he is responsible for forecasting and analysis of the economy and the housing and mortgage markets. Duncan also oversees strategic research regarding the potential impact of external factorsRead More →

Douglas G. DuncanSenior Vice-President and Chief EconomistFannie Mae Douglas G. Duncan is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae, where he is responsible for forecasting and analysis of the economy and the housing and mortgage markets. Duncan also oversees strategic research regarding the potential impact of external factorsRead More →

A leading bank has downgraded its forecast for Icelandic unemployment and public investment levels, although its forecast for national economic growth remains unchanged. Íslandsbanki has just released its first financial forecast report since last September and attributes the most pessimistic outlook to the lingering pandemic resulting in slower economic recovery.Read More →

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –US Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: USX) today released its economic forecast for 2021, highlighting various trends and updates specific to the trucking industry. Full and detailed forecasts are available on the corporate blog. Four key ideas include: Fewer drivers and more stimulus funds will continueRead More →

Charities are expected to foresee an uncertain and difficult economic environment for the foreseeable future, NCVO said. Directory Report on the road ahead 2021 The report, released today, identifies and explains the trends that are shaping the industry and are likely to impact organizations in the future. This year theRead More →

The College of Business at the University of Nevada, Reno, will host Vision 2021: Nevada’s economic forecast Friday, January 22, 2021, as part of the College’s ongoing efforts to support the economic development and growth of the state’s economy. “The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has impacted Nevada’s economy in several unprecedentedRead More →

ANI | Update: Jan 09, 2021 2:32 AM STI New Delhi [India]January 9 (NNA): Members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) hailed India’s efforts to improve the business and economic environment since 2015 during the final session of the Seventh Trade Policy Review India (EPC) held on Friday in Geneva,Read More →

Suffolk is expected to complete the Tampa Edition Hotel & Residences, a 27-story condo and hotel tower that is part of Strategic Property Partners’ $ 3 billion Water Street Tampa, in 2021. Society: Suffolk Construction Co., a Boston-based national builder with a strong presence in southwest Florida and the GulfRead More →

Society: Susan Goldstein has facilitated transactions in Sarasota and Manatee counties for over 15 years, totaling over $ 100 million. In the Sarasota area, an influx of new residents from other parts of the country is driving some commercial real estate activity. “Basically the economy is that new residents needRead More →

In the last article, we began to discuss the necessary conditions on which a Dominica Freedom Party (DFP) government will work to put Dominica on the path to prosperity and shared growth. In this regard, we have started a discussion on the need to create a stable macroeconomic environment. Let’sRead More →

As the markets continue their journey north into uncharted territory, PRAKASH KACHOLIA, managing director of Emkay Global Financial Services, told Puneet Wadhwa in an interview that investors may get better opportunities in mid and small caps around the world. ‘to come up. Edited excerpts: Are the markets too optimistic aboutRead More →

When economists made their forecast for 2020 12 months ago, no one could have seen what was to come. The first cases of COVID-19 were detected in December 2019 in China and it will be months before people realize the impact it would have on the global economy. Jacksonville feltRead More →

On Tuesday afternoon, the Border Region Modeling Project (BRMP) at the University of Texas at El Paso released long-term projections for demographics, labor markets, business activity, economic performance and more in the region in “Long-term economic trends from Borderplex to 2049”. The new report is the first long-term economic forecastRead More →

The central coast economic forecast has been hosted virtually this year and most of the discussion has revolved around the economic impacts caused by the pandemic at the national and local levels. Christopher Thornberg, Dr Taner Osman and Adam Fowler of Beacon Economics led the discussion. Thornberg, the founder ofRead More →

GDP will experience an impressive recovery in FY22, with 13% growth based on weak base and vaccine benefits, Goldman Sachs said in a report. MUMBAI: Foreign brokerage firm Goldman Sachs on Tuesday raised its forecast for India’s GDP to contract 10.3 percent in FY21, from an earlier estimate of negativeRead More →

After sharply reducing India’s economic growth forecast to a contraction of 14.3% just two months ago, US brokerage firm Goldman Sachs revised its estimates upward to -10.3% on Tuesday in 2020-21 following the announcement of effective vaccines that could allow containment and mobility policies. . He also predicted that India’sRead More →

RICHMOND, Ind. – Last year, Indiana University’s annual panel of business experts predicted good economic news coming in 2020 around the world. Of course, that was before the birth of COVID-19. “A microscopic virus has entered the picture, and instead of growing economic activity, we are experiencing a global recessionRead More →

Tech company Rohde & Schwarz ends a successful 2019/2020 despite a difficult global economic environment and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to constant diversification in the fields of communications, information technology and security activities, the company has experienced another successful year of growth. Rohde & Schwarz has thusRead More →

Rental construction is well positioned to weather storm Covid-19, macroeconomic trends boosting investor demand, panel said Property week in the latest RESIcast. The RESIcast series gives you a taste of the topics and issues to be debated during the RESI Congress 2020. You can listen to this podcast via AppleRead More →

California’s labor market, which was at its best in February, appears to be years away from returning to the heights it enjoyed before the coronavirus triggered vast economic woes, according to a forecast released Wednesday. The UCLA Anderson Forecast outlook suggests that California’s pre-coronavirus economic boom will not reappear forRead More →

Automotive market leader Maruti Suzuki India expects volume recovery seen in recent months to continue thanks to strong growth momentum in rural India and growing preference for personal transport in markets urban. “Good seedlings of kharif crops (up 8% year-on-year), better minimum support prices and fewer cases of Covid-19 (inRead More →

Recent developments in the course of the Covid-19 pandemic could force the Spanish government to update its economic forecasts. While a May projection that Madrid sent to Brussels predicted a 9.2% drop in economic output in 2020, the Bank of Spain on Wednesday released a more pessimistic outlook that placesRead More →

Dublin, September 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The “China Cherry Imports Research Report 2020-2024” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. According to the report, in 2019, the domestic cherry production was 1.13 million tons in China, while the import volume of cherries was 193.59 thousand tons, which means import dependenceRead More →

Dublin, September 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The “China Cherry Imports Research Report 2020-2024” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. According to the report, in 2019, the domestic cherry production was 1.13 million tons in China, while the import volume of cherries was 193.59 thousand tons, which means import dependenceRead More →

South Africa’s new vehicle market showed signs of further growth in August, in line with the government’s decision to open up the country’s economy last month. Data from the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (Naamsa) revealed that overall new vehicle sales volumes increased by 1,119 units in JulyRead More →

LAFAYETTE, Louisiana – The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s College of Business released its quarterly report Louisiana Economic Activity Forecast this shows how much economic activity has declined in the first half of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Forecasts indicate that economic activity should pick up in the secondRead More →

The Indian High Commission in Namibia hosted an online business webinar on Thursday to promote business and investment opportunities in Namibia. About 100 Indian companies during the virtual business interaction expressed interest in trade and trade ties with Namibia amid the difficult economic conditions prevailing due to the COVID-19 pandemic,Read More →

Mike Regnier The Yorkshire Building Society announced a decline in its pre-tax profit in its half-year results, but said its long-term strategy would allow it to “cope with the difficult economic environment and the impacts of Covid-19”. The company reported pre-tax profit of £ 67.3million for the six months toRead More →

By Omobayo Azeez After months of battling economic headwinds, Opay has finally thrown in the towel by confirming that most of its operations in Nigeria will be suspended. Its business units, including carpooling services, ORide, OCar, as well as its logistics department, OExpress, are affected by the new decision, theRead More →

In summary Are the Newsom administration’s dismal recession forecasts a reasonable outlier – or “grossly negative” and a “poker bluff” to increase the pressure for federal government financial aid? Ten in ten economists agree: COVID-19 is absolutely ugly for the California economy. Forecasters across the state analyzed the numbers andRead More →

The economic environment in the aviation sector has deteriorated dramatically and it has become necessary to make tough decisions over the next few days and weeks, IndiGo Chief Flight Operations Officer Ashim Mitra told pilots in an email Thursday morning. With countries partially or fully sealing their borders across theRead More →

Patricia silversteinPresident and Chief Economist, Development research partners Is our vision crystal clear or clouded by conflicting information in 2020? Slowing growth in China and other key trading partners, tariff and trade disputes, market disruptions from COVID-19 and geopolitical concerns around the world mean a high degree of uncertainty inRead More →

DUBLIN, February 24, 2020 / PRNewswire / – The “The banking sector in Nigeria“ report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report on from Nigeria The banking sector covers financial institutions which include banks, other lending, leasing, loyalty and reward programs, as well as central banks. The report includes comprehensiveRead More →

Global worries and weak macroeconomic numbers at home weighed on Indian stock markets during the week. Despite intermittent buying interest, market sentiment remained tilted towards the negative zone. Investors around the world have remained cautious and have been following developments in the coronavirus outbreak closely following Thursday’s surge in theRead More →

Responding to a question on the budget presented by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, International Monetary Fund (IMF) spokesman Gerry Rice said the economic environment in India is weaker than this. that the organization had anticipated earlier. Washington | By Press Trust of India India urgently needs more ambitious structuralRead More →

India urgently needs more ambitious structural and financial reform measures and a medium-term fiscal consolidation strategy amid rising debt levels, the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday (IMF ). Responding to a question on the recent budget presented by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said thereRead More →

By Katie Rapone, Editor-in-Chief of Mile High CRE Thursday January 16, SMPS Colorado held their 2020 Economic Forecast luncheon at a modern new location, the Kimpton Hotel Born in downtown Denver. Industry experts discussed the economic, labor, real estate and global trends that will shape our economy and the constructionRead More →

Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh mentioned the arrival of stagflation in the economy in the article “The source of India’s economic malaise”. He said that only a trustworthy economic environment can revive the economy. Social discontentt Citing the current economic downturn, the former prime minister said that society’s mistrust,Read More →

10th Annual Inland Empire Economic Forecasting Conference: Housing remains the greatest immediate and longer term challenge; Despite some impacts of the trade war and the consternation of the yield curve, neither will lead to a slowdown in 2020. Riverside, California – Operating at “full employment” and with an unemployment rateRead More →

Afreximbank’s 2019 Trade Finance Seminar and Workshop opened today in Durban, South Africa with Amr Kamel, Executive Vice President in charge of Business Development and Corporate Banking at the Bank African Import-Export (Afreximbank), stating that the bank wanted to ensure that African banks and bankers were well equipped to dealRead More →

DUBAI, October 28, 2019 (WAM) – The Dubai International Financial Center, DIFC, today hosted the launch of the October 2019 report on the International Monetary Fund’s Regional Economic Outlook for the Middle East, South Africa North, Afghanistan and Pakistan. The report shows that the growth impact in the MENAP regionRead More →

ADVANCED MAINTENANCE The Zimbabwe Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (Icsaz) held its annual conference in Victoria Falls last week under the theme “Chartered Secretaries Influence Economic Success”. At the conference, Icsaz President Letitia Gaga said the economy’s performance was well below expectations. expectations largely caused by the technological developmentsRead More →

The diversified Bidvest group on Monday published “credible results” for the fiscal year ended June 2019, in a market characterized by weak economic growth as well as significant commercial and fiscal uncertainty and volatility. Revenue was largely unchanged at R77 billion, while trading profit rose 3.5% to R6.7 billion. Bidvest’sRead More →

Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy said Thursday that India has for the first time in 300 years an economic environment that breeds confidence and optimism about the possibility of eradicating poverty. “For the first time in 300 years, we have an economic environment that breeds confidence that we can effectivelyRead More →

ST. GEORGE – Utah has created more than 45,000 new jobs in the past year and “continues to be a strong economic environment,” according to one of the state’s leading economists. The Utah Department of Workforce Services released its June employment report Friday morning and noted that overall employment inRead More →

India’s financial system remains stable amid improving resilience of the banking sector, although emerging trends in the global economic environment as well as the geopolitical environment pose challenges, according to RBI’s 19th issue of the Financial Stability Report (FSR) Global economic activity continues to face significant headwinds since the secondRead More →

Thursday, Portland State University Northwest Economic Research Center released its economic forecast for 2019. The report took a top-down approach to Oregon’s economy, examining a range of national and statewide trends, as well as factors specific to the metro area of Portland. “Portland MSA Economic and Population Outlook,” written byRead More →

Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) has maintained its strong market position despite persistent economic challenges and the effect on consumers’ disposable income, according to their recently released financial results for the six-month period ended December 31, 2018. Over the half-year, local volumes are in line with the previous year and exportRead More →

The Namibian Cancer Association (CAN) was forced to introduce a nominal donation structure for patients while receiving treatment at the Acacia Provisional Home. Due to the current economic climate, patients are urged to make a daily donation of Namibian $ 150 starting March 1, but patients who really have noRead More →

KARACHI: The overall economic environment continues to remain conducive to growth thanks to an accommodating monetary policy, increased development spending and activities related to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the Bank of China said on Friday. State of Pakistan (SBP). In its second quarterly report 2016-2017 on the state ofRead More →

The global economy is poised for economic growth comparable to that of recent years, but with a somewhat different texture. European countries will do a little better, Asian countries just a little worse, and natural resource-based economies much worse. Last month, the International Monetary Fund released its World Economic Outlook,Read More →