Zero Growth


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Zero Growth

A situation in which the GDP of an economy is neither increasing nor declining. While zero growth is not technically a recession, it may be marked by high unemployment or at least no job growth.
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ISLAMABAD:The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced Monday a new policy to ensure zero growth of steel capacity in 2018.
ISLAMABAD -- The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced Monday a new policy to ensure zero growth of steel capacity in 2018.
The Resolution Foundation said they are expecting zero growth in wages in real terms over the course of 2018.
USA], Nov 11 (ANI): An economy based on zero growth could be more stable and bring higher wages, suggests a recent study.
The last time a zero growth rate was measured was in 2009 and 2012 when the country was going through recession.
The ANRPC said the NR market has not been able to gain considerable strength from the near zero growth in supply due to the dominant influence of a weak demand outlook, low crude oil prices and weak currencies in major NR-exporting countries.
No country can bear what Lebanon endures; it is facing a presidential vacuum, a locked up government, an efficient parliament, a refugee crisis, a zero growth rate and external threats," he said.
Although the domestic capacity has increased from January to April, GOL reaffirms its zero growth projection for 2015.
This was in the dark days of a recession, an era of zero growth, when every penny in every home and business counted.
8%, we now envisage a contraction in the petrochemicals market in 2014, a revision from the zero growth forecast in the previous quarter.
PARIS, Sept 23 (KUNA) -- The French economy recorded zero growth in the second quarter of 2014, a repeat of the weak performance registered in the first quarter, the National Statistics Institute (INSEE) said on Tuesday.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) forecasts zero growth for 2015 and a 3.