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cpi-chart-121218.jpg With a sharp pullback in gasoline prices offsetting increases in other prices, the Labor Department released a report on Wednesday showing consumer prices came in flat in the month of November. The report said the Labor Department's consumer price index was unchanged in November after rising by 0.3 percent in October.

eurozoneindustrial-dec12.jpg Eurozone's industrial production grew in October after a slump in the previous month, suggesting that economic growth may gain some steam towards the end of the year, yet remain sluggish. Industrial production rose 0.2 percent from September, when it declined 0.6 percent, which was revised from 0.3 percent.

Core machine orders in Japan were up 7.6 percent on month in October, the Cabinet Office said on Wednesday - worth 863.2 billion yen. That was shy of expectations for an increase of 9.7 percent following the 18.3 percent plunge in September. On a monthly basis, orders were up 4.5 percent - again...

Producer prices in Japan were down 0.3 percent on month in November, the Bank of Japan said on Wednesday. That missed expectations for a decline of 0.1 percent following the 0.4 percent increase in October. On a yearly basis, producer prices climbed 2.3 percent - again shy of forecasts for 2.4...

Japan will on Wednesday release October figures for its tertiary industry index and core machine orders, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. The tertiary industry index is expected to add 0.8 percent on month after sliding 1.1 percent in September. Core machine orders are...

shaktikanta-rbi-121118.jpg India's government named veteran bureaucrat Shaktikanta Das as the new governor of the Reserve Bank of India, following the abrupt resignation of Urjit Patel on Monday. Das, a former economic affairs secretary, has been appointed for a period of three years, the government said in a statement. A retired officer of the Indian Administrative Service, Das will be the 25th governor of the RBI.

ppi-121118.jpg Producer prices in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a modest uptick in the month of November, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday. The Labor Department said its producer price index for final demand inched up by 0.1 percent in November.

ukunemployment-dec11.jpg UK wages rose at the fastest pace in a decade in the three months to October, suggesting that real pay growth is turning sustainable and contribute to economic growth if a "no-deal" Brexit is avoided. Average wages including bonuses rose 3.3 percent year-on-year, which was the biggest increase since the May to July period of 2008.

zewgerman-dec11.jpg German investor confidence rose strongly in December, defying expectations for a modest weakening, but caution prevailed as financial analysts' assessment of the current economic situation again deteriorated sharply due to sluggish economic growth and uncertainties linked to global trade and Brexit. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany rose 6.6 points to reach minus 17.5 points.

trade.jpg House prices in Australia fell 1.5 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2018, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday. That exceeded expectations for a decline of 1.6 percent following the 0.7 percent drop in the three months prior. On a yearly basis, house prices skidded 1.9...

House prices in Australia were down 1.5 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2018, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday. That exceeded expectations for a decline of 1.6 percent following the 0.7 percent drop in the three months prior. On a yearly basis, house prices skidded...

The M2 money stock in Japan was up 2.3 percent on year in November, the Bank of Japan said on Tuesday - standing at 1,010.5 trillion yen. That was shy of expectations for an increase of 2.6 percent and down from 2.7 percent in October. The M3 money stock was up an annual 2.1 percent to 1,342.0...

newzealandcpi-071510.jpg Overall credit card spending in New Zealand fell a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent on month in November, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday. That was in line with expectations and unchanged from the previous month following a downward revision from -0.1 percent. Retail credit card spending...

Overall credit card spending in New Zealand was down a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent on month in November, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday. That was in line with expectations and unchanged from the previous month following a downward revision from -0.1 percent. Retail credit card spending...

Australia will on Tuesday release Q3 numbers for house prices, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. House prices are expected to sink 1.6 percent on quarter and 2.0 percent on year after easing 0.7 percent on quarter and 0.6 percent on year in the three months prior. Australia...

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