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consumer confidence 112922 Citing a recent increase in gas prices, the Conference Board released a report on Tuesday showing a modest decrease in U.S. consumer confidence in the month of November. The Conference Board said its consumer confidence index dipped to 100.2 in November from a revised 102.2 in October.

Turkey's trade deficit widened in October from the previous year, as imports rose faster than exports, the Turkish Statistical Institute said on Tuesday. The trade deficit increased to $7.874 billion in October from $4.33 billion in the last year. In September, the trade deficit was $9.6 billion. Exports...

Slovakia's economic sentiment weakened to the lowest since March last year, data from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed on Tuesday. The economic sentiment index weakened to 87.6 in November from 88.3 in October. Among components, the industrial confidence index fell to -15.0...

Brazil's producer price inflation eased further in October to the lowest level in more than two years amid a sharp price drop in fertilizers and organic products, figures from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, or IBGE, showed on Tuesday. The producer price index for the extractive...

germanretailsales nov30 29nov22 Germany's consumer price inflation slowed in November amid a sharp easing in energy price growth, which still remains strong, while economists cautioned that it is too early to say inflation has embarked on a downward trend in the biggest euro area economy.

Sweden's economic confidence deteriorated for the sixth successive month in November, though marginally, survey results published by the National Institute of Economic Research showed on Tuesday. The economic tendency index dropped to 84.5 in November from 84.8 in the previous month. Further, this...

Mexico's unemployment rate held steady at the start of the fourth quarter, data from the National Institute of Statistics and Geography showed on Tuesday. On an unadjusted basis, the unemployment rate came in at 3.3 percent in October, unchanged from September. Meanwhile, economists had forecast the...

Taiwan's economic growth improved slightly less than initially estimated in the third quarter, and the economy is expected to grow more slowly in the coming year amid global challenges, official data showed Tuesday Gross domestic product advanced 4.01 percent year-on-year basis after a revised 2.95...

South Africa's jobless rate decreased in the three months ended September, data from Statistics South Africa showed on Tuesday. The jobless rate fell to 32.9 percent in the third quarter from 33.9 percent in the second quarter. In the corresponding period last year, the unemployment rate was 34.9...

eurozone july31 29nov22 Eurozone economic confidence improved for the first time in nine months in November driven by the rebound in consumer sentiment, survey results published by the European Commission revealed on Tuesday. The economic sentiment index rose more-than-expected to 93.7 in November from 92.7 in October. The expected score was 93.5.

swiss sept05 29nov22 Switzerland's economy expanded at a slower-than-expected pace in the third quarter as high inflation weighed on consumer spending, official data showed Tuesday. The economy registered a sequential growth of 0.2 percent in the three months to September, following the second quarter's downwardly revised 0.1 percent rise, the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, or SECO, in Bern reported.

Italy's producer price inflation eased sharply in October to the lowest level in nearly a year, mainly due to a steep fall in prices in the electricity supply and mining sectors, figures from the statistical office Istat showed on Tuesday. The producer price index climbed 28.0 percent year-over-year...

uk flag 032917 29nov22 UK mortgage approvals declined to a 28-month low in October as rising interest rates started to hurt housing market activity, official data revealed on Tuesday. Approvals for house purchases, an indicator of future borrowing, declined more-than-expected to 58,977 in October from 65,967 in September, the Bank of England data showed. The expected level was 60,200 and reached the lowest since June

spainflag jun07 29nov22 Spain witnessed a sharp decline in inflation in November, thanks to a fall in prices of fuel and electricity and also to government measures to ease the energy cost burden on households and businesses. Consumer price inflation slowed unexpectedly in November, and at a sharp rate, preliminary data from the statistical office INE showed Tuesday.

Turkey's economic confidence weakened slightly in November, after rising in the previous month, survey results from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Tuesday. The economic sentiment index dropped to 96.9 in November from 97.1 in October. Among components, the confidence index for the...

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