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A Weakening Global Expansion Amid Growing Risks

January 21, 2019/IMFBlog By Gita Gopinath While global growth in 2018 remained close to postcrisis highs, the global expansion is weakening and at a rate that is somewhat faster than expected. This update of the World Economic Outlook (WEO) projects global growth at 3.5 percent in 2019 and 3.6 percent […]

10 Developments that will Shape Africa’s Energy Sector in 2019

January 21, 2019/African Energy Chamber After a year of rebound and recovery, Africa’s old and new hydrocarbons markets have an opportunity to further entrench the continent’s position as the world’s hottest oil and gas frontier in 2019. However, the new year also brings a new set of dynamics and challenges […]

GROHE Thailand: Most Sustainable Production Plant in Southeast Asia, Driven by German Sustainable Building Council Silver Certification

January 21, 2019/GROHE Festive award ceremony at the “BAU” trade fair in Munich on behalf of the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB) (https://www.dgnb.de/en); With approximately 1,200 associated organizations, the DGNB is Europe’s largest network for sustainable construction; Completing the factory building in Thailand in 2017 enabled GROHE to operate the […]