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Will fading Ramaphoria compromise South Africa’s growth recovery?
SOUTH AFRICA - Forecast 18 Jul 2018

Summary and Assumptions • South Africa’s growth: Real GDP contracted markedly in the first quarter of 2018 following a surprise 3.1% increase in the fourth quarter of 2017 and ...

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Full Employment Declines in Q2
ECUADOR - In Brief 18 Jul 2018

President Moreno will be sending his veto to the recently approved economic law today. In the meanwhile, INEC published the latest employment information that shows a decline in...

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The forint is to stay weak on a sustained basis
HUNGARY - Forecast 18 Jul 2018

The temporarily but substantially depreciating trend of the forint, which started in May, collapsed spontaneously in early July, without the MNB doing anything material to stabi...

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Issuance of Global Bonds for USD 1.3 bn reveals a drastic change in financing strategy
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - In Brief 17 Jul 2018

Last week the Dominican Republic placed bonds with 10 years to maturity in the international market for USD 1.3 bn at 6%. It was a surprise because that issuance put the total a...