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nonfarm payroll 120222 A closely watched report released by the Labor Department on Friday showed employment in the U.S. increased by more than expected in the month of November. The report said non-farm payroll employment jumped by 263,000 jobs in November after surging by an upwardly revised 284,000 jobs in October.

Slovakia's unemployment rate decreased marginally in the third quarter, figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed on Friday. The jobless rate dropped to 6.0 percent in the September quarter from 6.1 percent in the June quarter. In the corresponding period last year, the...

A closely watched report released by the Labor Department on Friday showed employment in the U.S. increased by more than expected in the month of November.

An indicator reflecting the current economic situation in the euro area fell in November, data published by the Bank of Italy showed on Friday. The eurocoin indicator dropped to -0.62 in November from -0.31 in October. In September, the indicator stood at -0.73. The decline was largely caused by...

Brazil's industrial production expanded unexpectedly in October, after falling in the previous two months, preliminary data from the statistical office IBGE showed on Friday. Industrial production rose a seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent month-on-month in October, reversing a 0.7 percent fall in September....

Eurozone producer price inflation slowed for the second consecutive month in October reflecting a notable reduction in energy price growth, Eurostat reported Friday. Producer prices registered an annual increase of 30.8 percent after a 41.9 percent rise in September. Although inflation eased for a...

germanytrade1 dec09 02dec22 Germany's exports declined for the second month in a row, as the global demand continued to be damped by high inflation and supply chain disruptions, and the biggest euro area economy is near recession. Yet, the trade surplus increased notably due to the sharp decrease in imports. Shipments logged a monthly drop of 0.6 percent, following September's 0.7 percent decrease.

The Irish economic growth improved marginally in the three months ended September, after easing sharply in the previous quarter, figures from the statistical office showed on Friday. Gross domestic product advanced a seasonally adjusted 2.3 percent sequentially in the September quarter, after a 2.2...

Germany's import price inflation eased less-than-expected in October to the lowest level in a year amid a slowdown in price growth of imported energy, data published by Destatis revealed on Friday. Import prices logged a double-digit annual growth of 23.5 percent in October, slower than the 29.8 percent...

The Czech Republic's economic output contracted less than initially estimated in the third quarter, latest figures from the statistical office showed on Friday. Gross domestic product decreased 0.2 percent sequentially in the third quarter, reversing a 0.4 percent expansion in the second quarter....

Romania's producer price inflation eased to the lowest rate in ten months, though it remained strong overall, data from the National Institute of Statistics showed on Friday. Producer prices increased 41.08 percent year-on-year in October, after a 46.68 percent growth in September. The latest...

Spain unemployment declined sharply in November despite deteriorating economic conditions, figures from the labor ministry showed on Friday. The number of unemployed decreased 33,512 to 2.88 million, the lowest for the month of November since 2007. By economic sectors, registered unemployment in...

France's industrial production declined for the second straight month in October, data published by the statistical office Insee showed on Friday. Industrial production dropped 2.6 percent month-on-month in October, following a revised 0.9 percent fall in September. Manufacturing output also contracted...

preview nov05 02dec22 Foreign trade from Germany and industrial production from France are the top economic news due on Friday. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is scheduled to issue Germany's foreign trade and import price figures for October. Exports are forecast to fall 0.3 percent on month, slower than the 0.5 percent decrease in September.

The value of owner-occupied home loans issued in Australia in October was down a seasonally adjusted 2.9 percent on month, coming in at A$17.16 billion. That exceeded expectations for a decline of 4.5 percent following the 9.3 percent drop in September. On a yearly basis, home loans stumbled 17.2...

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