Australia Q4 business investment rises 0.8% q/q
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian business investment rose to a fresh eight-year high in the December quarter thanks to further growth in the mining sector, while plans for future spending were upgraded in a boost for economic growth. Data from the Au...
Small business owners report growing optimism about the U.S. economy
Small business owners are feeling better about the U.S. economy as inflation cools and recession fears subside, according to a new survey. Indeed, economic optimism among smaller employers is at a 22-year high, PNC Financial Services Group found in p...
Small Business Optimism Persists into 2024 Despite Rising Costs, Workforce Challenges
As the U.S. economy navigates its way through uncertainties, small businesses emerge with a blend of optimism and realism. A recent survey by American Express, spotlighting the outlook of small business owners for 2024, uncovers a landscape of optimi...
Manet highlights the driving force of nation’s SMEs
Prime Minister Hun Manet recently emphasised the crucial role of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in strengthening the Cambodian economy and called for continued focus on the sector by relevant ministries, institutions and the private sector...
Improved export competitiveness of MSMEs demands greater focus on dry ports in hinterland
Indian economy is rapidly emerging as a global engine of resilient growth weathering various headwinds. To sustain this growth momentum, the government has been focussing on enhancing domestic manufacturing, increasing exports, and seeking ...