DATA & FORECASTS
- External Debt Growth to Slow Considerably in H2. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Dec2008, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p9
The article discusses an economic outlook for Slovakia, for 2009 and 2010. It is predicted that gross external debt of the country will grow by 35.4 percent to $60 billion. Real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in 2009 is forecasted to be 4.4 percent. The export-oriented manufacturing sector...
- Jamaica: Budget Optimism. // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor;May2004, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the budget of Jamaica for fiscal 2004-2005. Forecast for real GDP growth; Average inflation rate; Total foreign debt.
- 2.0% Inflation Expected By End-2010. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Mar2010, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p9
The article reports on the economic outlook for Slovakia. It is believed that the disinflationary trend in consumer prices that has been in play since mid-2008 has come to an end. It is expected that real gross domestic product (GDP) will expand only by 1.5% in 2010 and inflation will come in at...
- Slovakia: Koruna To Convert At SKK30.13/EUR. // Emerging Markets Monitor;7/14/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 15, p14
The article offers an economic outlook for Slovakia. It expects that the strong conversion rate of the Slovak koruna will help ensure that inflation does not spike alongside the changeover. On January 1, 2009, Slovakia plans to adopt the euro. It believes that the current conversion rate would...
- Country Forecast. // Political Risk Yearbook: Slovak Republic Country Report;2009, p2
The article reports on economic and political forecasts for Slovakia. According to recent polls, the main governing Smer-Social Democracy party is capable of winning the majority if an election takes place. Forecasted annual inflation and real gross domestic product (GDP) growth from 2009 to...
- Country Reports - Slovakia. // Slovakia Country Monitor;6/ 1/2014, p1
The article reports on the economy and political risk in Slovakia. It mentions that the gross domestic product (GDP) in the country will moderately improve in 2014 due to the gradual recovery of domestic demand which grew by 2.4% year on year (y/y) in the first quarter. It also notes decreases...
- Ratings Could Be Cut. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2007, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p11
The article forecasts the economic conditions in Latvia for 2007. It mentions that the country's foreign borrowing to cover external imbalances has translated into massive gross external debt, which is now excess of 100% of gross domestic product. Inflation remains the key problem for the...
- Russia: Good News For Debt, But More FDI Needed. // Emerging Markets Monitor;5/16/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p13
Reports on the initial negotiations between Russia and its Paris Club creditors on early debt repayment as of May 16, 2005. Estimated decline of the total debt; Expected real gross domestic product in 2005 and in 2006; Inflationary pressures highlighted by the International Monetary Fund.
- A Solid Recovery. // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor;May2005, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p1
Forecasts the economic condition in Paraguay for 2005. Trend in the country's inflation from 2002 to 2004; Influence of oil prices on the country's economy; Factors that contributed to the decline in the total external debt in terms of the gross domestic product.