Tag: growth

Coronavirus: Philippines population growth at lowest in 70 years due to Covid-19

Coronavirus: Philippines population growth at lowest in 70 years due to Covid-19

Population growth in the Philippines is expected to have slowed to just 0.3 percent in 2021, the slowest in over 70 years, as Filipinos delayed chi ...
Top 10 World News: Growth in India-China trade, class action lawsuit against Facebook and more

Top 10 World News: Growth in India-China trade, class action lawsuit against Facebook and more

Social media giant Facebook is facing a $3.2 billion class action lawsuit over alleged use of user data in the UK. It is accused ...
TSMC downplays concerns about chip oversupply and forecasts strong demand in 2022 after fourth quarter growth

TSMC downplays concerns about chip oversupply and forecasts strong demand in 2022 after fourth quarter growth

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) said Thursday that the mature chip manufacturing technology with the 28-nanometer node process will be ...
Global GDP Growth Will Slow Down Through 2023 Amid COVID-19 and Inflation: World Bank

Global GDP Growth Will Slow Down Through 2023 Amid COVID-19 and Inflation: World Bank

The global economy is facing a dramatic downturn due to new threats from COVID-19 variants, as well as rising inflation, debt and ...
US population in 2020, slowest growth since 1937: report

US population in 2020, slowest growth since 1937: report

According to estimates by the Census Bureau released Tuesday, the United States' population grew 0.1 percent in the year ended Jul ...
China’s GDP: economic recovery stagnates, growth slows to 4.9 percent in the third quarter

China’s GDP: economic recovery stagnates, growth slows to 4.9 percent in the third quarter

China's economy grew 4.9 percent year over year in the third quarter of 2021, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday. That was jus ...
Hong Kong’s e-voucher spending spree raises the bar for expectations of economic growth, the finance minister says

Hong Kong’s e-voucher spending spree raises the bar for expectations of economic growth, the finance minister says

Hong Kong's consumer coupons could bring an even bigger economic boost than expected, the finance minister said, while new plans to expand the Qian ...
Alibaba explains how it will use its 100 billion yuan fund for “shared prosperity” – and points to “high quality growth” for all

Alibaba explains how it will use its 100 billion yuan fund for “shared prosperity” – and points to “high quality growth” for all

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding's pledge of 100 billion yuan ($ 15.5 billion) to reduce the country's wealth is not just about givin ...