|Brazil >> 7/10/2013 - Petrobras announces that, as of mid-May 2013, it began applying the practice known as Hedge Accounting to its exports. ...|
|India >> 7/7/2013 - After several starts, the government has undertaken a series of reforms since September 2012 to tackle the country’s burgeoning fiscal deficit and create new jobs. In late February the government pres...|
|Russia >> 7/4/2013 - The federal budget saw a small deficit in 2012 of Rb37bn (US$1.2bn), equal to 0.1% of the country’s GDP. Excluding oil and gas revenues, the deficit expanded to 10.6% of the GDP in 2012, from 9.5% in ...|
|United States >> 7/2/2013 - In general, the US economy is continuing to recover, with improving consumption supported by a healing labour and housing market. Some weaker-than-expected signals from the manufacturing sector, howev...|
|Japan >> 6/28/2013 - The Japanese economy is enjoying unprecedented government-led support, and while some early indicators at the beginning of the year tentatively indicated recovery, it has become obvious with the first...|
|United Arab Emirates >> 6/26/2013 - The 6.8% fall in the price of the OPEC Reference Basket in the first quarter of 2013 compared to the same quarter in 2012 is expected to have a less-proportional impact on OPEC countries’ overall grow...|
|Libya >> 6/25/2013 - Overall, African economies are expected to register a good rate of growth in 2013 at 4.4%, following an even better performance last year, mainly due to the comeback of Libya’s oil production. Support...|
|Brazil >> 6/19/2013 - Brazil’s fiscal policy is expected to become more expansionary with the country’s electoral cycle. Tax breaks, however, will hamper the primary surplus target achievement (currently set at 3.1% of GDP...|
|Austria >> 6/11/2013 - Trends in selected commodity markets|
After the significant decline of commodity prices in April, the momentum has stabilised somewhat in May. This development seems to have been supported...
|Austria >> 6/11/2013 - Industrialised countries|
In general, the US economy is continuing to recover, with improving consumption supported by a healing labour and housing market. Some weaker-than-...
|Austria >> 6/8/2013 - The growth pattern in Asia Pacific is mixed, with some economies experiencing a clear deceleration in 1Q13, such as Taiwan, while others softened only slightly, like Indonesia, and some expanded, for ...|
|India >> 6/5/2013 - After several false starts, the government undertook a series of reforms beginning in September 2012 to tackle the burgeoning fiscal deficit and create new jobs. In late February, the government prese...|
|Tunisia >> 6/1/2013 - The African economy is continuing to expand quickly. In North Africa, the economy in Tunisia is expected to register a growth of 2.8% this year, compared with 2.5% in 2012, related mainly to a rebound...|
|Austria >> 5/31/2013 - The US economy is currently enjoying some positive momentum in its underlying economy. Wealth creation factors in the labour market, the housing sector and the equity market have turned out to be rela...|
|Saudi Arabia >> 5/30/2013 - At first glance, last year was one of robust growth for OPEC Member Countries. Growth averaged about 5.3% in 2012 and is expected to continue at a somewhat slower pace in 2013 at around 4.2%. However,...|
|Russia >> 5/29/2013 - The 2012 federal budget recorded a small deficit of Rb37bn (US$1.2bn), equal to 0.1% of the GDP. Excluding oil and gas revenue, the deficit expanded to 10.6% of the GDP, up from 9.5% of the GDP in 201...|
|Brazil >> 5/25/2013 - Brazilian manufacturing production expanded in March by 1.0% y-o-y after falling in February by 0.8% y-o-y, reflecting higher volumes of incoming new work from both domestic and international clients ...|
|Japan >> 5/19/2013 - Since the newly elected government has shown its willingness to push the economy out of its deflationary corner and lift growth levels beyond its current potential of around 1%, expectations for this ...|
|Austria >> 5/12/2013 - When the global growth forecast for 2013 was published in July last year at 3.2%, the estimate seemed rather
conservative. However, almost a year later, the forecast remains unchanged, although with ...|
|Austria >> 5/12/2013 - Trends in selected commodity markets|
The declining trend in commodities in April has continued, as was confirmed by the latest World Bank data. Prices fell across the board, with the exce...