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Poland's industrial production expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in July, figures from Statistics Poland showed Wednesday. Industrial production surged 10.3 percent year-over-year in July, exceeding economists' forecast for an increase of 9.8 percent. Among components, manufacturing production...

Portugal's producer price inflation accelerated for the fourth straight month in July, figures from Statistics Portugal showed Monday. Producer prices climbed 4.4 percent year-over-year in July, faster than the 4.0 percent rise in June. Excluding energy, producer price inflation rose to 1.9 percent...

Eurozone construction output increased for the third straight month in June, data from Eurostat showed Monday. Construction output advanced 0.2 percent month-over-month in June, but slower than the 0.3 percent rise in May. Output of civil engineering activity grew 0.3 percent over the month and...

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

Germany's producer price inflation held steady in July, in line with expectations, figures from Destatis showed Friday. Producer prices grew 3.0 percent year-on-year in July, the same rate of increase as in June. On a monthly basis, producer prices edged up 0.2 percent from June, when it gained...

previewimage-aug20.jpg Producer price data from Germany is due on Monday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is slated to publish Germany's producer prices for July. Producer price inflation is forecast to remain unchanged at 3 percent in July.

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...

The dollar got off to a positive start Friday, but has turned lower against its major rivals in the afternoon. The release of the weaker than expected consumer sentiment has had a negative impact on investor sentiment ahead of the weekend. Partly reflecting concerns about inflation, the University...

rttnewspaper-aug17.jpg Major cryptocurrencies, except Ethereum, opened the week in green, but gains were short-lived and the cryptocurrency market was a sea of red by Tuesday after Bitcoin fell below the crucial mark of $6,000 late Monday. Cryptocurrencies suffered losses the previous week after the US financial markets watchdog delayed its decision on a Bitcoin exchange-traded-fund.

leading-indicator-index-081718.jpg A report released by the Conference Board on Friday showed a bigger than expected increase by its index of leading U.S. economic indicators in the month of July. The Conference Board said its leading economic index climbed by 0.6 percent.

shopping-aug17.jpg Partly reflecting concerns about inflation, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday unexpectedly showing a notable deterioration in U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of August. The preliminary report said the consumer sentiment index dropped to 95.3.

eurozoneflag-aug17.jpg Final inflation and current account from euro area are due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 3.00 am ET, Turkey's consumer confidence data is due for August. At 4.00 am ET, the European Central Bank releases euro area current account data for June. The current account surplus totaled EUR 22.4 billion in May.

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...

The dollar got off to a weak start against its major rivals Thursday, but has since pared its early losses. The buck is currently down slightly against the Euro and the British pound, but is gaining ground against the Japanese Yen. Traders were encouraged by the news that China has accepted an invitation...

crypto-aug15.jpg Cryptocurrencies are mixed Thursday morning with Bitcoin in the red, while its close rival Ethereum is gaining. As of 11.18 am ET, cryptocurrency market capitalization was $205.91 billion and the Bitcoin dominance rate was 53.2 percent on CoinMarketCap.

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