Economy now ‘flirting’ with full employment which is putting upward pressure on wages; housing shortage still a ‘fundamental’ issue.
A divide in productivity between foreign and domestic controlled enterprises in Ireland is hiding weaknesses in the Republic’s economy.
The release last week by the CSO of the Quarterly National Accounts for the first quarter provided the first official growth estimates of the economy for the opening months of the year.
European Commission predicts GDP growth of 5.6% for 2018 and 4% for next year.
South Africa’s economy has expanded by 1.3% in 2017, as we can read in BusinessTech article. The sectors which particularly helped in the growth of South Africa’s economy were: agriculture, finance and mining industries.