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Turkey's industrial output growth eased notably in August amid a slowdown in the manufacturing sector, data from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed Tuesday. Industrial production advanced 1.7 percent year-on-year in August, which was faster than the 1 percent increase economists had expected....

ukunemployment-oct16.jpg The UK unemployment rate remained at the lowest level in 43 years in the three months to August, helping the average earnings to increase further amid fears of no-deal Brexit, the Office for National Statistics said Tuesday. The ILO jobless rate came in at 4 percent, in line with expectations, and was the lowest since February 1975. The number of unemployed decreased 47,000 from the previous quar

Hungary's central bank left its benchmark interest rates unchanged on Tuesday, in line with economists' expectations. The Monetary Council of the Magyar Nemzeti Bank decided to hold the base rate steady at 0.90 percent.

The euro area trade surplus increased in August on higher exports, figures from Eurostat showed Tuesday. The trade surplus rose to a seasonally adjusted EUR 16.6 billion from EUR 12.6 billion in July. Exports increased 2.1 percent month-on-month in August, while imports remained stable. At...

The UK unemployment rate remained at the lowest level seen since early 1975, in three months to August, the Office for National Statistics said Tuesday. The ILO jobless rate came in at 4 percent, in line with expectations. The number of unemployed decreased by 47,000 from the previous quarter...

Germany's economic confidence weakened in October, survey data from the Centre for European Economic Research, or ZEW, showed Tuesday. The economic sentiment index fell sharply by 14.1 points to -24.7 in October. The expected score was -12. The indicator reached the same low-point as in July...

Finland's economic output grew at a faster pace in August, Statistics Finland reported Tuesday. Output of the national economy advanced 2.3 percent year-on-year in August, following July's revised 1.7 percent increase. Primary production climbed around 1 percent and secondary production by 7...

Germany's import prices rose at a steady pace in August, figures from Destatis showed Tuesday. Import prices advanced 4.8 percent year-on-year in August, the same pace of increase as seen in July. Economists had forecast the rate to accelerate to 5.2 percent. The increase in import prices was mainly...

preview-oct16.jpg Economic confidence from Germany and unemployment from the UK are due on Tuesday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is scheduled to issue Germany's import prices for August. Economists forecast prices to climb 5.2 percent annually in August, following a 5 percent rise in July.

Bulgaria's inflation accelerated in September after remaining steady in the previous month, preliminary data from the National Statistical Institute showed on Monday. The consumer price index rose 3.6 percent year-on-year following 3.5 percent in both July and August.

Finland's consumer price inflation was unchanged in September, preliminary data from Statistics Finland showed on Monday. The consumer price index rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in September, same as in August. The CPI moved up 0.2 percent from the previous month. Consumer prices were raised...

Ireland's merchandise trade surplus narrowed slightly in August, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed on Monday. The visible trade surplus fell to EUR 3.69 billion from EUR 3.92 billion in July.

German manufacturers added more employees during August compared to a year ago, preliminary figures the Federal Statistical Office showed on Monday. The number of employees in the manufacturing units with 50 or more persons grew by about 149,000 persons or 2.7 percent from the same period last year to 5.7 million.

Turkey's unemployment rate climbed for a fifth month in a row during July, figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Monday. The seasonally adjusted jobless rate edged up to 11 percent from 10.9 percent in June.

Malta's EU inflation measure accelerated further in September, preliminary data from the National Statistics Office showed Friday. The harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, rose 2.5 percent year-on-year following a 2.4 percent increase in August. Restaurants and hotels registered a 4.1...

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