Lebanon is planning a $1 billion economic stimulus package for 2015 to maintain growth and support an economy which has been hit by a three-year conflict in neighbouring Syria, the central bank governor said.
Riad Salameh said he
Global consumer confidence rose in the first quarter, with a marked increase in sentiment in the US, Japan and northern Europe, a survey showed on Wednesday.
Indonesia overtook India as the most optimistic consumer market globally
Kuwait’s large fiscal and external surpluses as a result of high oil prices should not obscure the need for the rapid execution of development projects and a much more aggressive approach to economic reforms, a report said.
Billionaire investor George Soros said on Thursday G20 leaders had taken decisive action to combat the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
"This could well be a turning point because the authorities got together