Showing posts with label economy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label economy. Show all posts

Friday, June 8, 2018

Argentina, IMF reach loan accord to lower deficit, inflation

Argentina, IMF reach loan accord to lower deficit, inflation
Argentina announced Thursday that it will receive credit lines totaling $5.65 billion from the Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank and the CAF-Latin American Development Bank, in addition to a $50 billion credit line from the International Monetary Fund.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Egypt optimistic about economy after IMF loan approval

There is an atmosphere of optimism about the Egyptian economy as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a 12 billion US dollars loan to Egypt and Standard and Poors has revised its sovereign credit outlook from "negative" to "stable," Egyptian prime minister said at an economic conference on Saturday.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Arab Spring has cost region 6 percent of GDP: U.N. agency

The Arab Spring unrest of 2011 has cost the region's economies an estimated $614 billion of growth because of regime change, continuing conflict and falling oil prices, a United Nations agency said on Thursday.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Turkey, Russia move to begin normalization by cooperating in tourism

A delegation from Turkey will travel to Moscow and hold a meeting with their Russian counterparts on July 14 in order to tackle bilateral cooperation in the field of tourism, as well as bilateral relations as a whole, in another step towards normalization between the two countries.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Turkish economy may gain $10 bln in 2 years due to normalization of ties with Russia

Turkey's economy will gain about $10 bln in the next two years thanks to normalization of relations with Russia, the Dyunya newspaper reported on Monday referring to the report on the geopolitical risks by the Ata Yat·r·m Investment Agency.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Europe shocked by Brexit, integration in setback

The Leave camp won Britain's Brexit referendum on Friday morning by obtaining nearly 52 percent of ballots, pulling the country out of the 28-nation European Union (EU) after its 43-year membership.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Brazilian vice president prepares for takeover from Rousseff

Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer is meeting with leaders from various sectors to prepare himself for a possible takeover from President Dilma Rousseff, who is facing impeachment.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

McCain says US to decide when European countries can lift Russian sanctions

Senator John McCain says the US will decide when EU sanctions on Russia can be lifted. The issue of sanctions is expected to be discussed next week in Munich, with many EU countries unhappy that the restrictions are adversely affecting their economies.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Iran to boost economic ties with Europe amid Rouhani's visits

Iran expects boost of economic ties with Europe as President Hassan Rouhani is visiting two major European countries, France and Italy, next week, a deputy foreign minister announced here on Thursday.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Number of new firms opened by Syrians in Turkey on rise

Syrian migrants are becoming an economic actor in Turkey not only in terms of their labor power but also their entrepreneurial skills, with the number of companies opened by Syrians increasing 40-fold between 2010 and 2014, according to new data.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Three Million Migrant Arrivals ’to Boost EU Economy’

Three million migrants are expected to arrive in Europe by 2017 as they flee war in Syria and other conflict zones, with a small positive impact on the EU economy likely, the EU's executive arm said on Thursday.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Friday, May 29, 2015

Syria moves toward maritime trade after losing most border crossings

After extremist militants claimed control of almost all of Syria's border points with neighboring countries, the country started relying on its seaports as a main conduit for import and export amid assurances that Syrian seaports are fully prepared and capable for trade movement.

Friday, March 27, 2015

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...