Current International Economy News Today
| Iranian president defends interim nuclear deal|
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president defended an interim nuclear deal that eases some of the international community's crippling economic sanctions in return for a freeze on part of the Islamic Republic's uranium enrichment activities, saying Saturday that improving the economy is as important as maintaining a peaceful nuclear program.
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 07:48:39 -0800
| IMF chief urges Myanmar to focus on poverty reduction|
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde urged Myanmar -- which is enjoying an economic boom after decades of international isolation under the junta -- to urgently prioritise tackling widespread poverty. "As Myanmar opens up and expands, it needs the structural foundations of a modern economy. This is an urgent priority," she said in a speech to students at the Yangon Institute of ...
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 07:44:27 -0800
| Report shows Oman has scope for more international budget hotels|
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) There is a huge scope for international economy hotels to set up properties in Oman as not one economy class hotel in that category is slated for launch in ...
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 04:49:14 -0800