Progress in passing the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) and official adoption of the Nafex rate are two significant policy steps in the rights...

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has played a key role in leading India’s pandemic policy response. While elevated inflation has taken rate cuts...

OPEC+ countries could agree an oil output increase of 2m b/d between August and December against the backdrop of rising oil prices. But while...

Bahrain locked down again on 27th May after a surge in new Covid-19 cases, despite having one of the world's highest vaccination rates and the...

London’s business activity continued to improve in April, according to the IHS Markit Purchasing Manager’s Index (PMI), and business confidence...

UK | The recovery rolls on

Posted by Martin Beck on Jun 7, 2021

May’s PMIs delivered a set of record, or near-record, high readings. Whileactivity may not be quite as heated as the surveys suggest, all the...

Oil producers in the OPEC+ alliance agreed on Tuesday to stick to the gradual easing of supply curbs through July, as they looked to balance an...

Current climate action pledges won’t contain global warming to well below 2°C in line with the Paris Agreement. If decisive action is delayed...

Though the budget deficit remains very high, monthly borrowing totals haveconsistently undershot the OBR’s forecasts. We expect this to continue...

We expect a mix of cyclical and structural factors will power above-trend productivity growth in the US in the post-Covid era. These factors...