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South Africa has voiced interest in importing natural gas from Iran once the sanctions against the country are lifted, adding that it is even ready to participate in projects to liquefy natural gas in the Islamic Republic for the same purpose.
Fitch, a leading global credit rating agency, forecast Bangladesh's gross domestic product would grow 6.5 per cent in the current fiscal year against the government's target of 7 per cent.
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) announced on Friday that the economy contracted 1.9% in the second quarter, a bigger contraction than the -1.7% the market had forecast. Moreover, the Institute revised figure for the first quarter from a 0.2% contraction to a bigger contraction of 0.7%.
Sri Lanka, Aug. 31 -- Sri Lanka's current urbanization rate is set to increase from the 18% to 30% in the prevailing era of peace and stability, resulting in nearly 2.5 million people moving into cities over the next few years. This number will be further enhanced by the inward migration of a 3 million strong diaspora.
The cumulative value of outward greenfield foreign direct investment (FDI) from Lebanon totaled $7.2 billion between January 2003 and May 2015, according to figures released by fDi Markets.
After California, the world's largest solar power plant is coming up in Madhya Pradesh.