The World Bank predicted a slowdown in Asian GDP growth in 2022

The bank’s analysts attribute the slowdown in growth rates for the region to a large extent to the lower growth rates of the Chinese economy compared to 20221. Excluding China, the economy of East Asia and the Pacific will jump, according to experts, by 5.3% compared to 2.6% in 2021. .

Rosstat announced a slowdown in deflation due to rising prices for cucumbers

The rate of deflation in Russia for the week from 6 to 12 September slowed down to 0.03%, follows from the report of Rosstat. Not the last role in this process was played by the growing prices of fruits and vegetables. For this category of goods, deflation slowed down from 3.4% to 1.6%. Cucumbers have … Read more

Western sanctions policy has led to a slowdown in oil production by 5-6 million barrels per day

The expert expressed his position when he spoke at the St. Petersburg International Gas Forum. He commented on the situation that has developed after the attempts of Western countries to abandon Russian energy resources. .

“Catastrophic slowdown”: Yahoo News Japan acknowledges Russia’s victory over Western sanctions

Federal News Agency The anti-Russian sanctions imposed by the West have shown their complete futility. This conclusion was reached by readers of the Japanese edition of Yahoo News Japan. The author of the article noted that after the EU refused Russian gas, he went to Asian countries. In addition, the countries of the Middle East … Read more

Anna Popova announced a slowdown in the growth of the incidence of COVID-19 in Russia

She added that most often hospitalization is required for patients aged or with concomitant diseases. The head of Rospotrebnadzor said on the eve that there is no need to introduce additional anti-COVID restrictions in Russia. .

Everyday life of adaptation // Imports are stabilizing, but it is not known what will be missing

Russian mirror import statistics show a summer slowdown in the decline in equipment supplies to the country. With a slowdown in investment in the economy, this can be explained by the activity of small and medium-sized companies, including those stimulated by the state. All this, however, does not guarantee that by winter the problems in … Read more

China is losing momentum // Monitoring of the world economy

The main indicators of the Chinese economy in July showed a slowdown in growth after a temporary acceleration in June. Industrial production grew by 3.8% over the year against 3.7% a month earlier, while the figure increased by 0.38% month on month. At the same time, the production of “new energy” cars and solar panels … Read more

The decline in industrial prices so far slows down consumer inflation // Price monitoring

In July, compared to June 2022, producer prices of goods decreased by 2.2%, in annual terms, their growth rates decreased to 6.1% against 11.3% in June, Rosstat estimated. The deflation of selling prices in the industry is in line with the expectations of companies (see Kommersant of June 29) and has been observed for the … Read more

One seventh of the global recession // The IMF again worsened the forecast for global GDP growth

Global GDP growth in 2022, amid the continued effects of the pandemic and the continuation of the crisis in Ukraine, will slow to 3.2%, according to the new International Monetary Fund (IMF) World Economic Outlook, which is now 0.4 percentage points lower than the April forecast. The implementation of the negative scenario, which includes a … Read more