Lebanon’s 2019 deficit much bigger than expected: Finance Minister

Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Lebanon’s 2019 budget deficit will be much bigger than expected owing to a “very ......

US budget deficit grows 27 percent through July

Monday, 12 August 2019

The US government's budget deficit rose by $183 billion to $867 billion during the first 10 months ......

Egypt’s current account deficit widens to $7.6 billion

Thursday, 04 July 2019

Egypt’s current account deficit widened to $7.6 billion in the first nine months of the ......

How big a deficit should the Saudi Arabian government run?

Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Omar Al-Ubaydli is a researcher at Derasat, Bahrain. He tweets @omareconomics.


Japan logs first trade deficit since 2015

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Japan logged a trade deficit last year for the first time since 2015, with export growth slowing ......