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Philippines production index declined in January, data from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed on Tuesday. Production index value declined 21.1 percent yearly in January, following a 15.4 percent fall in December. Manufacture of wood, bamboo, cane rattan articles and related products declined...

Australia's business confidence and conditions improved in February, survey results from the National Australia Bank showed Tuesday. The business confidence index advanced to 16 from 12 in January. This was the highest reading since early 2010. The gain in confidence was broadly based, with all...

japanexports 112510 Japan's gross domestic product climbed an annualized 11.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2020, the Cabinet Office said on Tuesday. That missed expectations for an increase of 12.8 percent following the 22.9 percent surge in the three months prior. On a quarterly basis, gross domestic product...

Japan's gross domestic product was up an annualized 11.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2020, the Cabinet Office said on Tuesday. That was shy of expectations for an increase of 12.8 percent following the 22.9 percent surge in the three months prior. On a quarterly basis, gross domestic product...

The average of household spending in Japan was down 6.1 percent on year in January, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Tuesday - coming in at 267,760 yen. That missed expectations for a decline of 2.1 percent on year following the 0.6 percent contraction in December. The...

bank of korea 040915 South Korea posted a current account surplus of $7.06 billion in January, the Bank of Korea said on Tuesday - down from $11.51 billion in December. The goods account surplus widened to $5.73 billion, compared to $2.07 billion in January 2020. The services account deficit decreased to $0.61 billion,...

South Korea had a current account surplus of $7.06 billion in January, the Bank of Korea said on Tuesday - down from $11.51 billion in December. The goods account surplus widened to $5.73 billion, compared to $2.07 billion in January 2020. The services account deficit decreased to $0.61 billion,...

Japan is scheduled to release final Q4 figures for gross domestic product, highlighting a busy day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. GDP is expected to climb 3.0 percent on quarter and 12.8 percent on year after jumping 5.3 percent on quarter and 22.9 percent on year in the previous three months. Japan...

newzealandcpi 071510 The volume of total manufacturing sales in New Zealand climbed a seasonally adjusted 0.5 percent on quarter in the fourth quarter of 2020, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday. That followed the 17 percent surge in the three months prior. The value of total manufacturing sales fell 0.6 percent...

The volume of total manufacturing sales in New Zealand was up a seasonally adjusted 0.5 percent on quarter in the fourth quarter of 2020, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday. That followed the 17 percent surge in the three months prior. The value of total manufacturing sales fell 0.6 percent...

A measure of the public assessment of the Japanese economy increased in February, survey data from the Cabinet Office showed on Monday. The current conditions index of the Economy Watchers' Survey, which measures the current situation of the economy, increased to 41.3 in February from 31.2 in January....

Japan's leading index increased to the highest level in two-and-a-half years in January, preliminary data from the Cabinet Office showed on Monday. The leading index, which measures the future economic activity, grew to 99.1 in January from 97.7 in December. The latest reading was the highest...

Malaysia's unemployment rate increased marginally in January, data from the Department of Statistics showed on Monday. The jobless rate rose 4.9 percent in January from 4.8 percent in December. The number of unemployed persons increased to 782,500 in January from 772,900 in the previous month. The...

japanexports 112510 Japan posted a current account surplus of 646.8 billion yen in January, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday - down 2.3 percent on year. That missed forecasts for a surplus of 1,229.6 billion yen following the 1,165.6 billion yen surplus in December. The trade balance showed a deficit of 130.1...

Japan had a current account surplus of 646.8 billion yen in January, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday - down 2.3 percent on year. That missed forecasts for a surplus of 1,229.6 billion yen following the 1,165.6 billion yen surplus in December. The trade balance showed a deficit of 130.1 billion...

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