Jan 20, 2015

IMF cuts global projections, citing Japan and eurozone economies

The International Monetary Fund has cut its projections for global growth from earlier forecasts in October, citing factors such as weak investment. It also revised downward expectations for major economies such as the eurozone and Japan. The semiannual World Economic Outlook by the Washington-based ...

Sep 15, 2014

OECD cuts growth outlook for G-7, worried about eurozone

The OECD on Monday cut its economic outlook for the Group of Seven nations in 2014, including Japan, while expecting a moderate expansion to continue in most of the major economies. In its interim economic assessment report, the Paris-based organization also said the “most ...

Mar 29, 2013

OECD applauds 'Abenomics,' sharply upgrades economic outlook

The OECD has welcomed Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s economic policies aimed at dragging the economy out of a more than decade-long deflationary recession. In its interim report on the outlook for the Group of Seven economies, released Thursday, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and ...