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  1. Nigel Wilson: industry must take lead in shaping new products

    Legal 4 billion in infrastructure to date and has pledged to invest a total of £15 billion over the next 10 years – a figure equivalent to 1% of UK GDP. Engagement with policy-makers vital, says L we have to get involved," he said.

  2. CEOs Worldwide In Tune with Implications & Impact of Social Media [Study]

    To smooth any geographic distortion, CEO responses were weighted based on actual regional gross domestic product (GDP) for 2010. Collaboration, communication and creativity were identified as the interpersonal skills most critical to employee...

  3. CIVETS: New Global Marketing Opportunities in Emerging Economies

    In 2011 Indonesia’s GDP real growth rate was 6.4 percent, Vietnam’s was at 5.8 percent and Columbia’s was at 5.7 percent. Many economists regard the CIVETS countries – Colombia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Egypt, Turkey, and South Africa – as the next wave...

  4. Egyptian Internet, Mobile Shutdown Cost Country $90 Million Plus

    This amount refers to lost revenues due to blocked telecommunications and Internet services, which account for around USD 18 million per day, or, on a yearly scale, for roughly 3-4% of GDP," the OECD reported.

  5. Governors gloomy on outlook for pan-African currency

    They are: a limit on central banks' financing of budget deficits to 10% of the previous year's tax receipts; single-digit inflation; a deficit to GDP ratio of 4% or less; and foreign-exchange reserves worth at least three months of imports.

  6. Technology sector buoyant with opportunity

    In a world where GDP growth may be more limited they can be exciting investments,” concludes Howarth. It has been 10 years since the technology bubble burst so dramatically in March 2000. While the bubble lasted it was easy to find funds investing...

  7. BIS steps up pressure to end financial sector support

    For example, credit/GDP ratio works well during the build-up phase, but tends to lag the emergence of strains and so is slow in releasing the buffers", the bank noted - if no such indicator exists, banks would have to trust the discretion of their...

  8. Local Small Businesses and Social Media Marketing

    They could put up a Web site to have a presence, but when it came to competing with the likes of the Targets, Walmarts, and Amazons of the world who have the marketing budgets bigger than the GDP of some small third world countries, there wasn't...

  9. Google Adds World Bank Public Data to Search Results

    Exports as percentage of GDP GDP deflator change GDP growth rate Imports as percentage of GDP Military expenditure as percentage of GDP Here's a screenshot for the results of searching "gdp growth rate zimbabwe"

  10. Preparing for a legislative onslaught

    The BVI financial services sector has grown rapidly over the past decade, overtaking tourism as the chief source of government revenue and GDP growth. GDP per capita in the BVI is among the highest in the world at around $40,000.

  11. Column: Nick Chamie

    Recent announcements of looming fiscal stimulus packages by various governments in North America, Western Europe and Japan have varied in size from 1% to 3% of GDP. Of particular note, the anticipated $750 billion to $1 trillion US stimulus package...