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Hong Kong's consumer price inflation was stable in July, after accelerating in the previous two months, data from the Census and Statistics Department showed on Tuesday.

Japan's supermarket sales increased in July, preliminary data from the Chain Store Association showed Tuesday. Supermarket sales, after store adjustment, increased 1.5 percent on year in July. Before adjustment, sales grew 2.3 percent. On a monthly basis, supermarket sales advanced 7.8 percent in July.

South Korea's producer price inflation accelerated for the fourth straight month in July, preliminary data from Bank of Korea showed Tuesday. Producer prices climbed 2.9 percent year-on-year in July, faster than June's 2.6 percent rise. Price index for agricultural, forestry and marine products...

New Zealand's credit card spending decreased in July, after rebounding in the previous month, figures from Reserve Bank of New Zealand showed Tuesday. Credit card spending dropped 1.1 percent month-on-month in July, in contrast to a 1.9 percent rise in June. Domestic billing also fell 1.1 percent...

The Reserve Bank of Australia will on Tuesday release the minutes from its monetary policy meeting on August 7, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. At the meeting, the RBA voted to maintain its benchmark lending rate at the record low of 1.50 percent - where it has been for...

thailand-aug20.jpg Thailand's economic growth moderated from a near five-year high in the second quarter, largely reflecting a deceleration in tourism but the government maintained its growth outlook. Gross domestic product expanded 4.6 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, slower than the revised 4.9 percent growth seen a quarter ago, the Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board reported

Singapore's domestic wholesale trade increased at a slower rate in the three months ended June, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Monday. At current prices, domestic wholesale sales climbed a seasonally adjusted 2.4 percent sequentially in the second quarter, well below the 6.2 percent...

Thailand's economy expanded at a slower pace in the second quarter, data from the Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board showed Monday. Gross domestic product expanded 4.6 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, slower than the 4.9 percent growth seen a quarter ago. On...

Thailand will on Monday release Q2 numbers for gross domestic product, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. GDP is expected to gain 1.0 percent on quarter and 4.5 percent on year, slowing from 2.0 percent on quarter and 4.8 percent on year in the three months prior. Singapore...

Hong Kong unemployment rate remained stable during May to July, the Census and Statistics Department said Friday. The jobless rate remained stable at 2.8 percent in May to July period, the same as seen in three months to June. The rate also matched expectations. At the same time, the underemployment...

Taiwan's economic growth improved in the second quarter, preliminary estimate from the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting & Statistics showed Friday. Gross domestic product grew 3.3 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, following a revised 3.1 percent rise in the first quarter. Real...

Malaysia's economic growth slowed to the weakest in more than a year in the second quarter, data from the Department of Statistics showed Friday. Gross domestic product advanced 4.5 percent year-on-year, slower than the 5.4 percent expansion seen in the first quarter. A similar weaker growth was last...

newzealandcpi-071510.jpg Producer price outputs in New Zealand climbed 0.9 percent on quarter in the second quarter of 2018, Statistics New Zealand said on Friday. That follows the 0.2 percent increase in the three months prior. Producer prices inputs advanced1.0 percent on quarter, accelerating from 0.6 percent in the...

Producer price outputs in New Zealand were up 0.9 percent on quarter in the second quarter of 2018, Statistics New Zealand said on Friday. That follows the 0.2 percent increase in the three months prior. Producer prices inputs advanced1.0 percent on quarter, accelerating from 0.6 percent in the...

New Zealand will on Friday release Q2 figures for producer prices, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. In the previous three months, producer price outputs were up 0.2 percent on quarter and inputs were up 0.6 percent. Japan will see July figures for department store sales;...

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