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singaporegdp 071219 Singapore's gross domestic product expanded a seasonally adjusted 2.0 percent on quarter in the first three months of 2021, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said in Wednesday's advance estimate. That beat expectations for an increase of 1.5 percent following the 3.8 percent growth in the fourth...

japan machinery orders 04072011 1 The value of core machine orders in Japan tumbled a seasonally adjusted 8.5 percent on month in February, the Cabinet Office said on Wednesday - coming in at 769.8 billion yen. That badly missed expectations for an increase of 2.8 percent following the 4.5 percent decline in January. On a yearly...

Singapore's gross domestic product gained a seasonally adjusted 2.0 percent on quarter in the first three months of 2021, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said in Wednesday's advance estimate. That exceeded expectations for an increase of 1.5 percent following the 3.8 percent growth in the fourth...

The value of core machine orders in Japan was down a seasonally adjusted 8.5 percent on month in February, the Cabinet Office said on Wednesday - coming in at 769.8 billion yen. That badly missed expectations for an increase of 2.8 percent following the 4.5 percent decline in January. On a yearly...

The Reserve Bank of Australia will wrap up its monetary policy meeting on Wednesday and then announce its decision on interest rates, highlighting a busy day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. The RBA is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate steady at the record low 0.25 percent. Australia...

Export prices in South Korea were up 3.3 percent on month in March, the Bank of Korea said on Wednesday - slowing from 3.5 percent in February. On a yearly basis, export prices advanced 5.6 percent after rising just 0.6 percent in the previous month. Prices for agricultural, forestry and marine...

germanyeconomic oct16 13apr21 German economic sentiment deteriorated unexpectedly in April amid the third wave of infections, survey results from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research showed on Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment fell 5.9 points to 70.7 points from 76.6 in March, while the score was forecast to climb to 79.0.

ukgdp oct10 13apr21 The UK economy recovered in February despite the coronavirus lockdown restrictions being in place, data from the Office for National Statistics revealed Tuesday. Gross domestic product grew 0.4 percent monthly, following a revised 2.2 percent fall in January. Nonetheless, this was slower than the expected growth of 0.6 percent. February's GDP was 7.8 percent below the levels seen last year.

Portugal's consumer prices inflation remained stable in March, preliminary data from Statistics Portugal showed on Tuesday. The consumer price index rose 0.5 percent year-on-year in March, same as seen in February. The core CPI, which excludes energy and unprocessed food products components increased...

Italy's industrial production grew at a softer pace in February, figures from the statistical office Istat showed on Tuesday. Industrial production increased 0.2 percent month-on-month in February, after a 1.1 percent growth in January. Economists had expected a 0.7 percent rise. On a yearly basis,...

German economic sentiment deteriorated in April, survey results from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research showed on Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment fell 5.9 points to 70.7 points. This was the first time that the indicator has experienced a drop since November...

The Czech consumer price inflation rose in March, data from the Czech Statistical Office showed on Tuesday. The consumer price index rose 2.3 percent year-on-year in March, following a 2.1 percent increase in February. Economists had expected a 2.4 percent rise. Transport cost gained 5.2 percent...

Germany's wholesale price rose for a second straight month and at the fastest pace in four years in March, largely led by higher prices for petroleum products. The wholesale price index rose 4.4 percent year-on-year, which was the fastest pace since March 2017, when they increased 4.8 percent, data...

Turkey's industrial production grew at a softer pace in February and retail sales increased, data from Turkstat showed on Monday. Industrial production increased 8.8 percent annually in February, after a 11.3 percent rise in January. Economists had expected a 8.9 percent growth. Among the sub-sectors,...

Romania's consumer price inflation eased in March, data from the National Institute of Statistics showed on Tuesday. Separate data from the statistical office showed that industrial production declined in February. The consumer price index rose 3.1 percent year-on-year in March, after a 3.2 percent...

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