Portugal Sees Bigger Contraction

Portugal's prime minister said the economy is expected to shrink 2.3% next year, worse than expected, as global growth slows.

Sections:  world   
Topics:  economy   europe   global economy   portugal   prime minister   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • US home sales rebound slightly in February
    U.S. home sales picked up slightly in February but remain sluggish due to tight inventories, affordability problems and nasty winter weather. More
  • Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years
    The dollar has risen above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo's aggressive credit-easing moves. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • US home building is surging, but job growth isn't
    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
BING NEWS:
  • If You Love Convenience Stores, Will You Love Casey's?
    But is Casey's the best convenience store, or just the only one available? In this episode of Industry Focus: Consumer Goods, join Emily Flippen and Asit Sharma as they break down this retailer and ...
    09/22/2021 - 10:03 am | View Link
  • Deaths That Affected Tony Soprano The Most
    A lot of people die on The Sopranos. Most of those deaths affect Tony Soprano in one way or another. Here are the ones that affected him the most.
    09/20/2021 - 10:42 am | View Link
  • Netflix: The 50 best TV shows to see this week
    A couple of shows arrive on Tuesday to start your Netflix TV viewing this week. Of the two, the more notable is season 2 of Love on the Spectrum. This brilliant four-part documentary series follows ...
    09/20/2021 - 8:05 am | View Link
  • Sunday sees over nine million voters choose members of 308 municipal councils
    Sunday sees over nine million voters able to take part in municipal elections in Portugal, roughly 90,000 more than took part in 2017 ...
    09/20/2021 - 4:58 am | View Link
  • One lawyer’s rise shows how vaccine misinformation can fuel fundraising and far-right celebrity
    Thomas Renz, once a little-known attorney in Ohio with limited litigation experience, boosted his profile with lawsuits challenging coronavirus vaccines.
    09/20/2021 - 3:53 am | View Link
  • More

 

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News