World Cup and Black Friday fail to stop surprise fall…

Posted by December 16, 2022

Retail sales volumes slip 0.4% m/m in NovemberData underlines tough times for UK consumersConsumer confidence ticks up, but still near record lowLONDON, Dec 16

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Australian firms turn pessimistic even as business remain brisk

Posted by December 13, 2022

SYDNEY, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Australian businesses turned in a pessimistic outlook for the first time this year in November as they worried about inflation and hi

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Mexico’s factories grow again amid sales improvement, job creation

Posted by December 1, 2022

MEXICO CITY, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Mexico's manufacturing sector expanded for a third straight month in November, picking up its pace of growth slightly, as tentati

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GLOBAL ECONOMY U.S. business activity weakens further; euro zone downturn…

Posted by November 23, 2022

U.S. business activity contracts for fifth straight monthEuro zone, German PMIs slightly better than expectedBloc still expected to enter recession amid high in

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N.Y. Fed’s Empire State business index rises more than expected

Posted by November 15, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov 15 (Reuters) - A barometer of manufacturing activity in New York state rebounded more than expected this month as shipments picked up and factory

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Australia business activity stays strong in October, mood darkens

Posted by November 8, 2022

SYDNEY, Nov 8 (Reuters) - Australian businesses reported another strong month for sales and profitability in October, though rising costs and a dip in forward o

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Canada’s job blowout sends bets swinging to oversized rate hike

Posted by November 4, 2022

OTTAWA, Nov 4 (Reuters) - The Canadian economy posted a blowout job gain in October, coming in 10 times higher than forecasts, and the jobless rate held steady,

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U.S. labor market unwavering despite stiff interest rates hikes

Posted by November 3, 2022

Weekly jobless claims fall 1,000 to 217,000Continued claims increase 47,000 to 1.485 millionProductivity rebounds at 0.3% rate in third quarterServices sector a

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Egypt private sector shrinks in Oct, business optimism at record…

Posted by November 3, 2022

CAIRO, Nov 3 (Reuters) - Egypt's non-oil private sector remained deep in contraction in October, the 23rd straight month of decline, a survey showed on Thursday

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U.S. business activity weakens again in October -S&P Global survey

Posted by October 24, 2022

Oct 24 (Reuters) - U.S. business activity contracted for a fourth straight month in October, with manufacturers and services firms in a monthly survey of purcha

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