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US growth, moderate inflation look set to extend into 2020: QNB

US growth, moderate inflation look set to extend into 2020: QNB

Despite the US cycle’s increasing maturity, recession fears are premature, says QNB report

Philippine economic growth surges, fuelling rate hike talk

Philippine economic growth surges, fuelling rate hike talk

The Philippine economy was one of Asia's best performers in the first quarter of 2018, data showed Thursday, but the strong growth has fuelled speculation the central bank will be forced to lift interest rates.

Fed rate hike expectations have dampening effect on QSE

Fed rate hike expectations have dampening effect on QSE

Expectations on a rate hike by the US Federal Reserve and slow expansion in the domestic economy had their dampening effects on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), which lost 185 points during the week.