Southeast Europe / Data

Moldova doubles inflation forecast for 2022 to 14%

bne IntelliNews November 8, 2021

The annual inflation rate and core inflation will increase rapidly until the first half of next year, then decline rapidly towards the end of the forecast period, the third quarter of 2022.

Bosnian central bank raises economic growth forecasts

bne IntelliNews November 4, 2021

CBBH now expects 5.7% growth in 2021, moderating to 3.9% in 2022.

Turkish officials post October inflation at 20%, Istanbul academics calculate 50%

Akin Nazli in Belgrade November 3, 2021

With markets on edge over ill-advised further rate-cutting ahead, analysts on alert over possible balance of payments crisis on horizon.

Albania has Europe’s highest share of households at risk of poverty

bne IntelliNews November 2, 2021

Eurostat data shows the share of people at risk of poverty or social exclusion was just over 50% in Albania as of 2020. No other country topped 40%.

Signs of Turkish manufacturing slowdown on supply chain difficulties seen in November PMI data

bne IntelIiNews November 1, 2021

Supply constraints “have really started to bite now”, actively limiting output and new order volumes, says IHS Markit economics director.

Annual growth of Slovenia’s retail sales speeds up to 17.1% y/y in September

bne IntelliNews October 28, 2021

Retail sales have rebounded this year as Slovenia recovers from the coronacrisis.