Inflation

Fired Zimbabwe state doctors reject offer to return to work

Fired Zimbabwe state doctors reject offer to return to work

Published 29/11/2019

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe state doctors who were fired for going on strike have rejected a government offer to return to work, their union said [more…]

Euro zone inflation rises quicker than expected in November

Euro zone inflation rises quicker than expected in November

Published 29/11/2019

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Euro zone inflation accelerated faster than expected in November on a rise in food and services prices, likely comforting European Central Bank [more…]

Uruguay opposition leads presidential vote- result too close to call

Uruguay opposition leads presidential vote- result too close to call

Published 25/11/2019

MONTEVIDEO (Reuters) - Uruguay’s conservative opposition was on track to win a presidential election run-off against the ruling liberal party late on Sunday, but a [more…]

China cuts short-term funding rate for first time since 2015

China cuts short-term funding rate for first time since 2015

Published 18/11/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s central bank unexpectedly trimmed a closely watched lending rate on Monday, the first such cut in more than four years and [more…]

China October new bank loans dip to 22-month low, more easing expected

China October new bank loans dip to 22-month low, more easing expected

Published 11/11/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - New bank loans in China fell more than expected to the lowest in 22 months in October, but the drop was likely [more…]

Russian central bank sees some room for further rate cut

Russian central bank sees some room for further rate cut

Published 11/11/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s central bank sees some room to further cut its key rate, First Deputy Governor Ksenia Yudayeva said on Monday. “...in principle, [more…]

Philippine inflation seen easing for fifth straight month in October: Reuters poll

Philippine inflation seen easing for fifth straight month in October: Reuters poll

Published 04/11/2019

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine annual inflation likely eased for a fifth straight month in October due to high base effects from the previous year as [more…]

Iran would need oil at $195 a barrel next year to balance budget: IMF

Iran would need oil at $195 a barrel next year to balance budget: IMF

Published 28/10/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran would need oil priced at $194.6 a barrel to balance its budget next year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said. Hurt [more…]

In Argentina grains belt, farmers ready to ‘unsaddle’ as Peronists return

In Argentina grains belt, farmers ready to ‘unsaddle’ as Peronists return

Published 28/10/2019

SALADILLO, Argentina (Reuters) - There is a saying among farmers when times are hard on the Argentine Pampas: “Unsaddle the horse until the sun comes [more…]

Explainer: Argentina’s farmers have some questions for President-elect Fernandez

Explainer: Argentina’s farmers have some questions for President-elect Fernandez

Published 28/10/2019

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Reuters) - Argentina’s farmers have some questions for President-elect Alberto Fernandez, after the center-left Peronist won a decisive election on Sunday, ousting [more…]