SOCHI, Russia, March 12- Russian President Vladimir Putin told the country's top finance and economy officials on Wednesday that the current forecast for gross domestic product this year was unacceptable.» Read More
ATHENS, March 11- Greece's economy has shrunk by almost 24 percent over the past six years in the deepest and most protracted peacetime recession in its history, according to revised gross domestic product data released on Tuesday.
OECD SEES Q/Q ANNUALISED U.S.
OECD SEES Q/Q ANNUALISED JAPANESE GDP GROWTH OF 4.8 PCT IN Q1, BOOSTED BY CONSUMER SPENDING AHEAD OF SALES TAX HIKE.
PARIS, March 11- Following are updated forecasts from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development for growth in the world's main developed economies in the first and second quarters of 2014. The GDP forecasts are for annualised, quarter-on-quarter growth and are based on GDP releases and high-frequency indicators published up to March 10.
OECD SEES Q/Q ANNUALISED GERMAN GDP GROWTH OF 3.7 PCT IN Q1, 2.5 PCT IN Q2.
OECD SEES Q/Q ANNUALISED G7 GDP GROWTH OF 2.2 PCT IN Q1, 2.0 PCT IN Q2.
Martin Feldstein, Harvard University economics professor, shares his outlook on the economy. We no longer see the fiscal drag that we saw last year, explains Feldstein.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on Friday's jobs numbers and revisions to GDP.
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TOKYO, March 10- Japan's economy grew 0.2 percent in October-December from the previous quarter, government data showed on Monday, revised down from a preliminary 0.3 percent expansion due to slower growth in capital spending and private consumption. The result compared with the median forecast for a 0.3 percent expansion in a Reuters poll of economists.
Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC, discusses Japan's below-view fourth-quarter economic growth data and record current account deficit for January.
Using fresh data, NERA Economic Consulting concluded again that gas exports would increase real household income and gross domestic product in the United States, despite raising natural gas prices.
Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman, shares his thoughts on what he learned at the Federal Reserve about long-term economic stability and its part in creating economic bubbles.
Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman, shares his thoughts on the impact of weather on the employment report.
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Savanth Sebastian, Equities Economist at CommSec, discusses Australia's recent raft of good economic data, from Wednesday's strong gross domestic product (GDP) to Thursday's retail sales.
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James Ashley, chief economist at RBC Capital Markets, says the euro zone's economy is recovering but at a "lackluster" pace, after the 0.3 percent fourth quarter GDP growth was confirmed.
Without resorting to stimulus activities, Steve Wang, Research Director, Chief China Economist at Reorient Financial Markets, says China is trying to tell the world that they can continue to grow steadily.