Eurasia / Data

One in seven workers in Eastern Europe report delayed paychecks

bne IntelliNews January 7, 2019

Part-time workers were disproportionately affected by pay delays, with 22% saying they had received late pay, compared to 14% of full-time workers.

Turkish markets rally after US confirms sanctions waiver on Iranian oil imports

bne IntelliNews November 5, 2018

Stock market, Turkish lira, bonds and Halkbank all have a good day.

Wine production going strong in Eastern Europe

bne IntelliNews October 31, 2018

Global wine production rebounded in 2018 after last year’s historically low harvest, OIV data shows, with some of the East European wine producers expecting massive hikes in output this year.

Georgia’s GDP accelerates to 5.5% y/y in Q2, fastest growth in five years

bne IntelliNews September 19, 2018

Georgia’s GDP increased by 5.5% y/y in Q2, the highest growth rate in more than five years, the statistics office reported. The growth rate was, however, lower than the 6.0% y/y flash estimate.

Georgian central bank maintains policy rate at 7.0%

bne IntelliNews September 7, 2018

The National Bank of Georgia’s (NBG’) Monetary Policy Committee decided to keep the refinancing rate unchanged at 7.0%.