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Country Report

Philippines: strong economic growth amidst upcoming elections

The May 2016 presidential elections will help determine whether the recent favourable developments in terms of governance will continue. Growth has remained rather high, and is expected to continue to do so in the near term.

Country Report

South Korea: still going strong

Government stimulus helps South Korea’s economy hold ground against domestic and external headwinds. Tensions with North Korea picked up, but are unlikely to have severe consequences.

Economic Comment

Nederlandse economie begint 2016 goed (Dutch)

Cijfers over de internationale handel en de productie van de maakindustrie in januari duiden op een sterk begin van het nieuwe jaar. Binnenlands blijft het beeld eveneens overwegend positief.