Poland's 2017 GDP growth may exceed 3.6 pct - deputy PM
WARSAW, March 28 Poland's economic growth may exceed 3.6 percent in 2017, Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Tuesday.
PANAMA CITY Jan 24 Panamanian economic activity eased in November to its slowest pace since August, the national statistics agency said late on Friday.
Economic activity rose 7.95 percent in November compared with the same month last year, below the 8.26 percent rate notched in October.
The finance ministry projects Panama's $33 billion economy expanded 8.5 percent last year.
Though the economy is stepping back from the double-digit growth Panama has posted in four of the past six years, it is still one of the fastest-growing in the region.
The growth is spurred by massive infrastructure spending, including the ongoing expansion of the Panama canal, which began in 2007, and the $1.8 billion construction of Central America's first metro rail system.
But since the start of 2014, the Panama Canal Authority has been embroiled in a public row with the consortium known as Grupo Unidos Por el Canal over $1.6 billion in added costs the GUPC says have arisen during work on the project.
DUBAI, March 28 Passenger traffic at Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international traffic, climbed 8.8 percent from a year earlier to 6.95 million people in February, the airport's operator said on Tuesday. In the first two months of this year, traffic increased 9.3 percent to 14.99 million people. The growth was fuelled by rising traffic with eastern Europe and Asia. The airport, which accounts for only part of Dubai's air freight, handled 192,704 t