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    For each market we cover, OBG produces regular economic research available on our website, by email subscription and via RSS feed. Free to access, our Economic Updates are targeted at those looking for regular comment on key sector developments.

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Economic Update | La croissance urbaine pousse l’Algérie à intensifier sa stratégie en matière de transports en commun

29 Dec 2016
Algeria transport
Une série de travaux d’expansion du métro d’Alger, qui a fêté son cinquième anniversaire fin octobre, compte parmi les dernières initiatives mises en place par le gouvernement afin de réduire les...

Economic Update | El acuerdo de Paz revisado mejora el atractivo de Colombia como destino de inversiones

28 Dec 2016
Colombia investment
La promesa de una paz duradera y las reformas al sistema impositivo estimularán la confianza de los inversionistas en Colombia y desarrollarán los nexos comerciales con sus socios internacionales. 

Economic Update | Thailand Year in Review 2016

28 Dec 2016
Thailand economy
A slow-paced economic recovery and ongoing concerns over political stability were the hallmark of Thailand’s year in 2016, though the new year should bring stronger prospects.

Economic Update | Sharjah Year in Review 2016

28 Dec 2016
Sharjah Economy
Year-end forecasts of increased revenue and fiscal deficit relief have brightened Sharjah’s near- to medium-term outlook, with the emirate’s authorities working to promote non-hydrocarbons sectors as...

Economic Update | Trinidad and Tobago sharpens focus on tourism

27 Dec 2016
T&T tourism
Long neglected, tourism development has now become a priority for Trinidad and Tobago’s government as efforts to steer the economy away from a reliance on hydrocarbons gain pace.

Economic Update | Ghana’s retailers set to ring up sales in 2017

27 Dec 2016
Ghana retail
Cooling inflation, positive consumer sentiment and an expected rebound for the economy should underpin a strong performance for Ghana’s retail sector in 2017.