Services activity in Germany slowed more than analysts predicted as manufacturing strengthened further, highlighting the uneven pace of growth in the euro area’s largest economy.
Portugal’s economy may grow faster this year than the government forecast in October, Economy Minister Antonio Pires de Lima said.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies this week to the Joint Economic Committee of Congress on monetary policy and the U.S. economic outlook.
Panama’s government expects to raise $750 million by selling its stake in a local unit of Cable & Wireless Worldwide Plc after lawmakers approve the deal as early as next week, Finance Minister Frank De Lima said.
Angola’s central bank has room to lower interest rates to spur investment as inflation eases in Africa’s second largest oil producer, Governor Jose de Lima Massano said.
Angola’s central bank has room to lower interest rates to spur investment in Africa’s second- biggest oil producer, Governor Jose de Lima Massano said.
"There is always a possibility that some may have been killed by friendly fire."
- De Lima on Sep 09, 2010