All posts tagged "Economic Growth"
Ponce Mayor seeks to improve business environment after Maria
With U.S. Chamber of Commerce, promotes business is open in island’s southern town
- Posted March 1, 2018
Economists, demographers present grim picture to Puerto Rico fiscal board
Marked economic and population contractions after Hurricane María projected
- Posted November 17, 2017
Survey of economists finds optimism about growth prospects
They expect gross domestic product growth of 2.% to 3% in the next four quarters
- Posted April 24, 2017
Eurozone’s economic growth near 6-year high: New survey
LONDON – Businesses across the 19-country eurozone, and particularly in France, are increasingly upbeat and hiring more people despite big uncertainties – including France’s high-stakes presidential election. A closely watched survey of some 5,000 companies indicates that...
- Posted March 24, 2017
China Unveils Plan to Cut Corporate Debt with Stock Swaps
BEIJING — Chinese authorities unveiled plans Monday to let companies give equity in themselves to banks to pay down soaring debt levels that economists warn might hamper the country’s already slowing growth. Companies that show “good prospects”...
- Posted October 10, 2016
Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa to Fall to 1.6 Percent
KAMPALA, Uganda — A new World Bank report says economic growth across sub-Saharan Africa is projected to fall to 1.6 percent in 2016, the lowest level in more than two decades. Growth was 3 percent last year....
- Posted September 29, 2016