Our Economy and the World Issue 285


This week’s issue of includes:

Key Global and Regional Developments over the Past Week

  • Bloomberg: Britain Imports No Fuel From Russia for First Time on Record
  • Bloomberg: Saudi Arabia’s Oil Export Earnings Hit a Fresh High in June
  • Bloomberg: South Korea Set to Resume Quarter-Point Interest Rate Increases
  • Reuters: German 10-year Bond Yields Rise to 4-1/2-week High on Inflation Woes

Eye on Egypt

  • Zawya: Egypt May Choose Gradual Currency Devaluation: Moody’s

Special Analysis 

  • World Bank: The Global Findex Database 2021 – Financial Inclusion, Digital Payments, and Resilience in the Age of COVID-19

Developments in Financial and Commodity Markets in the Past Week

  • Reuters: Dollar Slides as Private Sector Activity Data Misses Expectations
  • Bloomberg: US Futures Waver amid Fed Policy, Growth Risks