Economic Growth

MPC: CBN chooses rate fixation to support growth recovery

Last week, the Nigerian central bank left its key rate unchanged at 11.5% for the seventh straight year, a move that financial analysts said would consolidate modest gains in economic stability for the New Year, Festus Akanbi reports Prior to the meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central …

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Strengthen the integration and efficiency of capital markets to support economic growth

Today, November 25, 2021, the EU Commission published a package of legislative proposals. With the proposed measures, the EU Commission is implementing a number of action points that were identified as part of its Action Plan on Capital Markets Union (CMU) 2.0 published in September 2020, a strong and well-integrated …

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Brussels urges caution despite strong economic growth forecasts

The EU economic commissioner says the bloc’s economic recovery is on track, but also warns of the dangers of the fourth wave of COVID-19 and new restrictions in member states. However, Paolo Gentiloni also insists that the worst is behind us. “We shouldn’t underestimate the surge in infections, but we …

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PASSHE’s Greenstein: School funding is critical to PA’s economic growth

At the Pennsylvania Press Club’s monthly lunch on Monday, Pennsylvania State Systems of Higher Education Chancellor Dan Greenstein kept quiet about the state of higher education in Pennsylvania. “The demand is growing. The supply is shrinking. What happens when employers are unable to provide the skilled workers they need to …

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Despite the pandemic and adversity, let’s say thank you

When we think about the past 18 months to two years, some of us may think that we don’t have much reason to be thankful. Our lives have changed significantly during this time, and I think most could argue that these changes were not for the better. The dominant topic …

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Chile’s voters are about to make a terrible mistake

November 20, 2021 F.OR MOST Chile of this century was a stable and predictable country with steady economic growth and moderate politics. Outsiders saw it as a success story and a role model for Latin America. But this stable Chile disappeared two years ago in an explosion of massive and …

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Modi exhorts banks to support prosperity and jobs; Increase the country’s balance sheet: The Tribune India

New Delhi, November 18th Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged banks to support wealth and job creation and to work proactively to improve the country’s balance sheet. At the symposium, Modi turned to bankers on the subject of “Synergy for Seamless Credit Flow and Economic Growth”. “. “Banks need …

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Economic growth of 1.9 percent in the 3rd quarter of 2021

Households spent 3.8 percentent in the third quarter more than in the second quarter of 2021. Public consumption also grew 0.7 Percent. Exports and imports of goods and services rose by 1.3 and 1, respectively0.6 perCent or the investments fell by 2.7 percent. In particular, the retail, transport and accommodation …

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Inflation is the skunk in the economy | business

Joe Biden has a lot to celebrate this week. The economy created 531,000 jobs in October, the Labor Ministry reported on Friday, well above estimates, while the previous months were revised upwards. Often touted as an economic achievement by its predecessor at the White House, the stock market opened at …

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