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Latvia's economy grew at a faster pace than estimated earlier during the fourth quarter of 2014, latest data from the Central Statistical Bureau showed Friday. Gross domestic product increased an unadjusted 2.1 percent year-on-year, which was faster than the 1.9 percent reported earlier. Seasonally...

Croatia's economy grew for the first time in more than three years in the final three months of 2014, preliminary figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statistics revealed Friday. Gross domestic product rose a non-seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent year-on-year following 0.5 percent fall in the third...

Germany's consumer prices in February rose unexpectedly from a year ago, after declining for the first time in more than five years in the previous month, preliminary data from Destatis revealed Friday. The consumer price index rose 0.1 percent year-on-year following 0.4 percent fall in January....

Portugal's economy expanded as initially estimated in the fourth quarter, final data from Statistics Portugal showed Friday. Gross domestic product expanded 0.5 percent sequentially, faster than the third quarter's 0.3 percent growth. On a yearly basis, GDP advanced 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter...

Portugal unemployment rate eased in January after rising in the previous month, figures from Statistics Portugal showed Friday. The seasonally adjusted jobless rate fell to 13.3 percent from 13.6 percent in December. In October and November, the rate was 13.5 percent. The number of unemployed...

Greece's economic growth in the fourth quarter was less than estimated earlier, latest figures from the Hellenic Statistical Authority showed Friday. Gross domestic product increased a non-seasonally adjusted 1.2 percent year-on-year following 2 percent growth in the third quarter. Fourth quarter...

U.K. house prices grew at the slowest pace in nine months in January, the Land Registry reported Friday. House prices grew 6.7 percent year-on-year in January, the same rate of growth as seen in December. The 6.7 percent increase was the weakest growth since last April, when prices gained 6.4 percent. Meanwhile,...

Lithuania's economy grew in the fourth quarter at a slightly faster pace than estimated earlier, latest figures from the statistical office showed Friday. Gross domestic product grew a seasonally-and-working-day adjusted 2.5 percent annually in the fourth quarter, which was slightly faster than the...

Ireland's retail sales volume increased for the third straight month in January at a faster pace, figures from the Central Statistical Office showed Friday. The volume of retail sales climbed a seasonally adjusted 3.3 percent month-on-month in January, much faster than December's 0.7 percent increase,...

Sweden's economy grew more than expected in the fourth quarter, data from Statistics Sweden revealed Friday. Gross domestic product grew seasonally adjusted 1.1 percent sequentially after expanding revised 0.5 percent in the third quarter. Economists had forecast it to expand 0.5 percent. The...

Sweden's producer prices dropped at the start of the year, after falling slightly in the previous month, figures from Statistics Sweden showed Friday. The producer price index rose 0.2 percent year-on-year in January, in contrast to a 0.1 percent decrease in December. Export prices climbed 1.5...

The Czech economy expansion in the fourth quarter was faster than initially estimated, latest data from the Czech Statistical Office showed Friday. Gross domestic product grew 1.5 percent year-on-year, which was faster than the 1.3 percent growth estimated earlier. Meanwhile, the third quarter growth...

Sweden's retail sales increased at a faster-than-expected pace in January, after falling in the previous month, figures from Statistics Sweden showed Friday. Retail sales rose a seasonally adjusted 1.2 percent month-on-month in January, exceeding economists' expectations for a 0.5 percent rise. In...

Italy's EU measure of inflation rose for the first time in three months in February, defying expectations for a decline, preliminary data from the statistical office ISTAT showed Friday. The harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, edged up 0.1 percent annually after a 0.5 percent fall in January....

The unemployment rate in Hungary rose in the three-month period to January, figures from the Central Statistical Office showed Friday. The jobless rate climbed to 7.4 percent in the November to January period from 7.1 percent in the October to December period. A year earlier, the unemployment rate...

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