Southeast Europe / Data

Oil price crash takes 0.5pp off Turkey’s inflation rate

bne IntelIiNews April 4, 2020

Central bank seen as set to opt for more easing but all eyes are on floundering lira. If it falls much further it could limit room for policy support.

Balkans have some of the world’s strictest anti-coronavirus measures

bne IntelliNews March 31, 2020

Oxford University researchers look at the steps taken to contain the spread of COVID-19.

Small countries in Balkans and South Caucasus most exposed to tourism industry collapse

bne IntelliNews March 26, 2020

No one knows if there will be a summer tourism season at all in 2020, which is bad news for the countries that generate around a quarter of their GDP from the sector.

Capital Economics slashes CEE growth forecasts for 2020 to -2% y/y

bne IntelliNews March 25, 2020

Economic consultancy Capital Economics has slashed its growth forecast for the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) to a 2% y/y contractions from the previous 2.3% expansion in 2020, as a result of the coronavirus.

wiiw slashes 2020 growth forecast for CESEE to just 1.1%

Clare Nuttall in Glasgow March 17, 2020

Vienna-based think tank expects the coronavirus pandemic to result in the worst year for the region since the global financial crisis.

Slovenian GDP growth forecast for 2020 halved to 1.5%

bne IntelliNews March 12, 2020

Slovenian government-related institute IMAD has halved its GDP growth forecast for 2020 to 1.5% from 3% due to the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Croatia’s CROBEX index slumps, trading temporarily suspended

bne IntelliNews March 9, 2020

The fall in the CROBEX came on a day of chaos on the international exchanges amid a slump in oil prices and the economic disruption caused by efforts to contain the coronavirus.

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