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The Economist Intelligence Unit, a division of London's Economist Group, is the most respected provider of country analysis for governments, multi-national corporations and financial institutions around the world. Through our network of over 500 international contributor economists, we establish independent macro-economic outlooks and detailed reports on the political and commercial environments for over 200 countries around the world.

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Retail in India: Lost in the supermarketNov 17, 2018
...FROM THE ECONOMIST The chain that may at last have cracked the Indian consumer TO FIND A crowd on a Sunday, in many parts of the world you go to a church--or perhaps a football match. In Thane, a...
Stalling or shifting gear?Nov 16, 2018
...Thailand's automotive industry is a pillar of its manufacturing sector. However, its future prospects are clouded by several issues, including the adaptation to new-energy vehicle technologies and skilled labour shortages. These also come amid increasing competition and protectionist...
Amazon to set up new US headquarters in New York, VirginiaNov 16, 2018
...On November ##th Amazon.com Inc said that it had picked the New York City borough, Queens, and the city of Arlington in Virgina for its new headquarters. It also revealed plans to start an operations centre in Nashville, Tennessee...
Government to investigate Facebook's hate speech strategyNov 16, 2018
...On November ##th the French president, Emmanuel Macron, announced that Facebook would grant his government access to the company's internal structure that is in place to combat the spread of hate speech and misinformation. Starting from ####, government officials...
World Risk: Alert - Global risk scenariosNov 16, 2018
...Risk scenarios Events may diverge from The Economist Intelligence Unit's forecast in ways that affect global business operations. The main risks are represented by the following scenarios. Very high risk = greater than ##% probability that the scenario will occur...
US: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area #,###,### sq km Population ###.#m (#### estimate) Main urban centres (incl suburbs) Population in millions (July #st #### Census Bureau estimates) New York: ##.# Los Angeles: ##.# Chicago: #.# Dallas-Fort Worth...
C(te d'Ivoire: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area ###,### sq km Population ##.#m (####; Word Bank actual) Main towns Population in '### (World Gazetteer, #### estimates) Abidjan: #,### Bouake: ### Daloa: ### Yamoussoukro (capital): ### Korhogo: ### Climate Tropical Weather in Abidjan (altitude...
Argentina: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area #,###,### sq km Population ##.#m (####) Main towns Population (m; #### census) Federal district & Buenos Aires province: ##.# Córdoba: #.# Santa Fe: #.# Mendoza: #.# Tucumán: #...
Cuba: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area ###,### sq km: mainland ###,### sq km; Isle of Youth (Isla de la Juventud) #,### sq km; keys #,### sq km Population ##.#m (December ####) Climate Sub-tropical; average temperature ##°C...
Syria: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area ###,### sq km Population ##.##m (#### IMF) Main provinces Population in millions, #### (since the onset of the war, most of Syria's major cities have witnessed heavy fighting, and thus their populations will have shrunk...
Mozambique: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area ###,### sq km Population ##.#m (####, World Bank) Main towns Population, #### (World Gazetteer calculations) Maputo (capital): #,###,### (a) Nampula: ###,### Beira: ###,### Chimoio: ###,### Nacala: ###,### Quelimane: ###,###...
Qatar: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area ##,### sq km Population #,###,### in mid-#### (Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics) Main towns Doha (capital), Messaieed and Ras Laffan (industrial cities) Climate Summer, hot and humid; winter, mild with minimal rainfall Weather in...
Myanmar: Basic dataNov 16, 2018
...Land area ###,### sq km Population ##.#m (####; UN) Main towns Population in '### (#### census) Yangon: #,### Mandalay: #,### Bago: #,### Naypyidaw (capital): #,### Note: in #### the military junta moved the country...
US: Briefing sheetNov 16, 2018
...Political and economic outlook Download the numbers in Excel Key changes since October #th The month ahead Major risks to our forecast Download the numbers in Excel...
US: Economic structureNov 16, 2018
...Data and charts: Annual trends charts Data and charts: Quarterly trends charts Data and charts: Monthly trends charts...
US: Political structureNov 16, 2018
...Official name United States of America Form of state Federal republic Legal system Based on the constitution of #### Federal legislature Bicameral: Senate of ### members directly elected on a plurality (first-past-the-post) system for a six-year...
US: Quarterly economic indicatorsNov 16, 2018
...Data and charts: Quarterly data Download the numbers in Excel...
C(te d'Ivoire: 5-year forecast summaryNov 16, 2018
...Outlook for ####-##: Forecast summary Download the numbers in Excel...
C(te d'Ivoire: Briefing sheetNov 16, 2018
...Political and economic outlook Download the numbers in Excel Key changes since July ##th The quarter ahead Major risks to our forecast Download the numbers in Excel...
C(te d'Ivoire: Economic structureNov 16, 2018
...Data and charts: Annual trends charts Data and charts: Monthly trends charts...