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Budget 2017: Stagnant earnings forecast 'astonishing'

It is “astonishing” that by 2022 average UK earnings could still be less than in 2008, according to an independent economic think tank. Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, made the observation in his review of the ...

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Rosy White House tax cut forecast clashes with independent analysis

Related Articles WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: The White House promoted President Donald Trump’s tax cut plan on Friday with a forecast of faster US economic expansion and wage growth, as independent analysts said the plan would swell the budget deficit and provide ...

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GCC telcos forecast to be among earliest adopters of 5G

The GSMA, a trade body that represents the interests of mobile network operators worldwide, has forecast that Gulf-based telecom operators will be among the first in the world to launch commercial 5G networks. The new study said that there will ...

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Oil weighs heavily on MENA growth forecast: IMF

DUBAI: A massive slide in the economic growth of Middle East top oil exporters is weighing heavily on the outlook for the entire region, the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday.“Fuel exporters are particularly hard hit by the protracted adjustment ...

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Solar drives rise in global renewable energy forecast

LONDON: The International Energy Agency (IEA) has raised its forecasts for renewable energy over the next five years following a record 2016, mainly driven by a surge in solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity in China, India and the US.In its medium-term ...

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IEA lifts five-year renewables forecast after record 2016

LONDON: The International Energy Agency (IEA) has raised its forecasts for renewable energy over the next five years following a record 2016, mainly driven by a surge in solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity in China, India and the US.In its medium-term ...

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UAE economic growth forecast to rise to 3-3.5% in medium term

Economic growth in the UAE is expected to increase to at least 3 percent in the medium term on the back of Expo 2020, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s GEMs Macro monthly report. The bank’s MENA economist Jean-Michel ...

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