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By in Economy on January 6, 2017
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UK wage growth continues to lag inflation
December 13, 2017
Earnings grew by 2.3% in the three months to October, falling behind inflation for a seventh month.
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U.S. Consumer Prices Rise 0.4% In November, In Line With Estimates
December 13, 2017
Consumer prices in the U.S. increased in line with economist estimates in the month of November, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Wednesday.
ECB To Boost Growth Outlook As Stellar Year Comes To A Close
December 13, 2017
The European Central Bank is set to raise its growth forecasts on Thursday as the single currency economy gained momentum in a remarkably uneventful year, boosting policymakers' confidence as they gear up to trim asset purchases in January.
U.S. Consumer Prices Rise In Line With Estimates In November
December 13, 2017
Consumer prices in the U.S. increased in line with economist estimates in the month of November, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Wednesday.
UK Jobless Rate Lowest In 42 Years
December 13, 2017
The UK unemployment rate remained at the lowest level in more than four decades during the three months to October and the annual growth in earnings accelerated but remained well below inflation.
Brazil Retail Sales Unexpectedly Fall In October
December 13, 2017
Brazil retail sales dropped in October, defying expectations for a modest gain, amid declines in sales of household goods, clothing and footwear, and furniture, preliminary data from the statistical office IBGE showed Wednesday.
South Africa Retail Sales Growth Slows More Than Forecast
December 13, 2017
South Africa's retail sales growth eased at a faster-than-expected pace in October, preliminary figures from Statistics South Africa showed Wednesday.
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