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Latvia's consumer prices declined further in February, figures from the Central Statistical Bureau showed on Monday. Consumer prices decreased 0.2 percent year-on-year in February, following a 0.5 percent decline in December. Prices of goods fell 0.7 percent, while that of services increased 0.9...

Latvia's industrial production declined in January, data from the Central Statistical Bureau showed on Monday. Industrial production decreased a seasonally adjusted 1.5 percent month-on-month in January, after a 0.8 percent growth in December. On a yearly basis, industrial production grew a calendar...

Malta's industrial production declined for the third month in a row in January, figures from the National Statistics Office showed on Monday. Industrial production decreased a working-day adjusted 6.0 percent year-on-year in January, following a 4.8 percent decrease in December. Among the main...

Spain's industrial production decreased in January after a robust increase in the previous month, figures from the statistical office INE showed Monday. Industrial production fell a non-adjusted 6.9 percent year-on-year in January after a 2.2 percent gain in December. On a seasonally and calendar...

Eurozone investor confidence improved to the highest level in more than a year in March as lockdowns had little negative impact, survey data from Sentix showed on Monday. The investor sentiment index advanced to +5.0 in March from -0.2 in February. This was the highest score since February 2020 and...

Lithuania's consumer price inflation rose to the highest in three months in February, figures from the statistical office showed on Monday. The consumer price index rose 0.6 percent year-on-year in February, following a 0.3 percent increase in January. A similar higher rate of inflation was seen in...

germanymanufacturing aug06 08mar21 Germany's industrial production decreased unexpectedly in January on weak construction output, data from Destatis revealed on Monday. Industrial production fell 2.5 percent month-on-month in January, while economists had forecast an increase of 0.2 percent after climbing by revised 1.9 percent in December.

Switzerland's jobless rate increased in February, data from the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs showed on Monday. The jobless rate rose a seasonally to 3.6 percent in February from 3.7 percent in January. This was in line with economists' expectation. On an unadjusted basis, the unemployment...

Norway's industrial production increased for the second straight month in January, figures from Statistics Norway showed on Monday. Industrial production grew 5.9 year-on-year in January, following a 2.7 percent increase in December. Manufacturing output rose 1.0 percent annually in January, after...

Denmark's industrial production increased in January, figures from Statistics Denmark showed on Monday. Industrial production rose a seasonally adjusted 2.0 percent month-on-month in January, after a 1.2 percent growth in December. In November, output had decreased 6.6 percent. The production of...

Germany's industrial production decreased unexpectedly in January, data from Destatis revealed on Monday. Industrial production fell 2.5 percent month-on-month in January, confounding expectations for an increase of 0.2 percent. Production had advanced 1.9 percent in December. On a yearly basis,...

Ireland's construction sector contracted sharply in February, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 27.0 in February from 21.2 in January. A score below 50 indicates contraction in the sector. Housing activity and commercial...

economicspreview sept17 08mar21 Industrial production data from Germany and investor confidence survey results from euro area are due on Monday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 1.45 am ET, the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs is scheduled to release Swiss unemployment data for February. The jobless rate is seen at 3.6 percent, up from 3.5 percent in January.

Ireland's economy shrunk in the fourth quarter of 2020 due to a weaker performance of exports and a decline in consumer spending amid a resurgence of coronavirus infections across Europe, figures from the statistical office showed Friday. Gross domestic product decreased 5.1 percent from the third...

German manufacturers received less orders for plant and machinery in January compared to a year ago, largely due to the base effect. New orders for plant and machinery decreased 10 percent year-on-year, the mechanical engineering industry body VDMA said Friday. "Since there had been unusually...

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