Economic Indicators

Germany on track for solid growth as business morale holds steady

Germany on track for solid growth as business morale holds steady

Published 24/09/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Business morale held steady in Germany in September, propped up by consumer spending and construction, a survey showed, to leave the country [more…]

Drug shortages may add $230 million to annual U.S. drug costs

Drug shortages may add $230 million to annual U.S. drug costs

Published 21/09/2018

(Reuters Health) - Prescription drug shortages may drive up prices twice as much as they would rise with medicines in abundant supply, adding $230 million [more…]

High U.S. stock valuations hinge on inflation, interest rates

High U.S. stock valuations hinge on inflation, interest rates

Published 17/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors are banking on tame inflation and interest rates to support U.S. stock prices and help counter any concerns over an [more…]

UK enjoys fastest growth in almost a year after World Cup and…

UK enjoys fastest growth in almost a year after World Cup and…

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reeled off its fastest economic growth for nearly a year in the three months to July thanks to strong consumer spending [more…]

Turkish economic growth dips, lira crisis darkens outlook

Turkish economic growth dips, lira crisis darkens outlook

Published 10/09/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish economic growth slowed to 5.2 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, data showed on Monday, in what officials described as an [more…]

Euro zone business activity picked up in August but optimism dimmed…

Euro zone business activity picked up in August but optimism dimmed…

Published 05/09/2018

LONDON, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Euro zone business activity accelerated slightly last month, extending a period of solid growth, but a growing global trade war [more…]

Economists see deeper Argentina contraction: central bank poll

Economists see deeper Argentina contraction: central bank poll

Published 05/09/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Economists expect Argentina’s gross domestic product to shrink 1.9 percent this year compared to a 0.3 percent previously estimated contraction, according [more…]

German business morale rises for 1st time this year amid trade…

German business morale rises for 1st time this year amid trade…

Published 27/08/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German business morale improved for the first time this year in August, a benchmark survey showed on Monday, suggesting that company executives [more…]