26 reports

Country Economic Forecasts > Zambia

5 pages • By Oxford Economics

The Zambian economy is under mounting pressure as the prolonged commodity price slump exposes structural challenges of weak infrastructure, structural imbalances and a narrow economic base. On the production side, drought has aggravated the structural power deficit, culminating in frequent and prolonged power cuts, higher labour costs and...

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Sep 2016

Country Report Lesotho 2nd Quarter 2016

23 pages • By The Economist Intelligence Unit

Outlook for 2016-17 Political stability will be weakened by the deep influence of the military in political affairs, popular resentment towards the government and weak economic growth prospects.Sharply falling customs revenue and strong spending pressures will cause a fiscal deficit of 8.5% of...

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Apr 2016