Bank of Portugal raises economic growth outlook for 2017-19
The Bank of Portugal sharplyraised its economic growth outlook for this year to 2.5 percentfrom 1.8 percent and, although it still expected a slowdownlater on, also upped the forecast through 2019 citing strongexports and improving investment.
Is Italy Europe’s most dangerous nation?
Stringent international sanctions imposed on Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict have sucked the momentum out of the Russian economy over the past couple of years. The nation's growth prospects remain lethargic.
US president’s positive view is reducing the geopolitical risk surrounding the country