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28297Russia Jobless Rate Rises from Record Low8/19/2019 1:36:10 PMRussian unemployment rate rose to 4.5 percent in July of 2019 from an all-time low of 4.4 percent in the previous month and in line with market expectations.RussiaUnemployment RateRUUER/russia/unemployment-rate
28296Chile Q2 GDP Growth Beats Forecasts8/19/2019 1:20:15 PM"The economy of Chile grew 1.9 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2019, following a 1.6 percent expansion in the previous period and beating market expectations of 1.8 percent. Fixed investment increased at a faster pace, mainly due to construction while household consumption and government spending slowed. Among economic activities, growth was mainly boosted by the services sector namely personal services, real estate and business. Also, the mining sector expanded marginally, after shrinking in the first quarter of the year."ChileGdp Annual Growth RateCLGDPNAPCT/chile/gdp-growth-annual
28293Thailand Q2 GDP Growth Weakest in Near 5 Years8/19/2019 9:43:03 AM"Thailand's GDP grew by 2.3 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2019, following a 2.8 percent expansion in the previous period and below market consensus of 2.4 percent. It was the weakest GDP growth rate since the third quarter 2014 mostly due to decline in exports and as private consumption, government spending, and investment rose at a softer pace."ThailandGdp Annual Growth RateTHG PQY/thailand/gdp-growth-annual
28295Eurozone July Inflation Rate Revised Down to Near 3-Year Low8/19/2019 9:13:46 AM"The annual inflation rate in Euro Area decreased to 1 percent in July of 2019 from 1.3 percent in the previous month and below preliminary estimates of 1.1 percent. It was the lowest inflation since November of 2016, as cost went up at a softer pace for energy and services."Euro AreaInflation RateECCPEMUY/euro-area/inflation-cpi
28292Thailand Quarterly GDP Growth Weakest in 3 Quarters8/19/2019 9:12:23 AM"Thailand's economy expanded 0.6 percent quarter-on-quarter in the three months to June 2019, slowing from a 1 percent growth in the previous period and missing market expectations of a 0.7 percent advance. This marked the lowest quarterly growth rate since a 0.2 percent contraction in the September quarter 2018, as private consumption growth was nearly steady, while there was a decline in both government spending and gross fixed capital formation."ThailandGdp Growth RateTHG PQQ/thailand/gdp-growth
28291Japan Trade Deficit Widens in July8/19/2019 8:56:28 AMJapan's trade deficit widened to JPY 249.6 billion in July 2019 from JPY 227.4 billion in the same month a year earlier and larger than market expectations of a JPY 200 billion gap.JapanBalance Of TradeJNTBAL/japan/balance-of-trade
28294Hong Kong Jobless Rate at 16-Month High of 2.9%8/19/2019 8:46:55 AM"The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Hong Kong increased to 2.9 percent in the three months to July of 2019 from 2.8 percent in the previous period. It was the highest jobless rate since the three months to March period of 2018. The underemployment rate was unchanged at 1.0 percent, the same as in the previous period."Hong KongUnemployment RateHKUERATE/hong-kong/unemployment-rate
28290Week Ahead8/16/2019 4:43:58 PM"Meeting minutes from the Fed, ECB, RBA and RBI will be keenly watched next week, alongside flash PMI surveys for the US, Eurozone, Japan and Australia. Other important releases include US existing and new home sales; UK CBI factory orders; Eurozone flash consumer confidence; Japan inflation and trade balance; and Indonesia interest rate decision. Investors will also react to the Jackson Hole symposium and G7 summit."Country ListCalendar/calendar?article=28290&g=top&importance=2&startdate=2019-08-16
28289US Consumer Sentiment Drops to 7-Month Low8/16/2019 2:06:30 PM"The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment for the US fell to 92.1 in August 2019 from 98.4 in the previous month and well below market consensus of 97.2, a preliminary estimate showed. That was the lowest reading since January."United StatesConsumer ConfidenceCONCCONF/united-states/consumer-confidence
28288US Housing Starts Fall for 3rd Straight Month8/16/2019 12:44:21 PM"US housing starts dropped 4.0 percent from a month earlier to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,191 thousand units in July 2019, compared to market expectations of 1,257 thousand and following a revised 1.8 percent fall in June. That was the third consecutive month of decline in homebuilding, likely disrupted by Tropical Storm Barry."United StatesHousing StartsUNITEDSTAHOUSTA/united-states/housing-starts
28285Nigeria July Inflation Rate Nears 1-Year Low8/16/2019 11:01:21 AM"Nigeria's annual inflation rate edged down to 11.08 percent In July 2019 from 11.22 percent in the previous month. It was the lowest inflation rate since July 2018, amid a generalized slowdown in prices, especially for food."NigeriaInflation RateNigeriaIR/nigeria/inflation-cpi
28284Malaysia Q2 GDP Growth Strongest in Over a Year8/16/2019 10:00:32 AM"Malaysia's economy expanded 4.9 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2019, following a 4.5 percent growth in the previous three-month period and beating market expectations of 4.8 percent."MalaysiaGdp Annual Growth RateMAGDHIY/malaysia/gdp-growth-annual
28287Eurozone Trade Surplus Narrows Less than Expected8/16/2019 9:26:43 AMThe Euro Area trade surplus narrowed to EUR 20.6 billion in June 2019 from EUR 22.6 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year and easily beating market forecasts of a EUR 16.3 billion surplus.Euro AreaBalance Of TradeXTTBEZ/euro-area/balance-of-trade
28286Hong Kong Q2 GDP Growth Revised Lower to 10-Year Low8/16/2019 8:55:13 AM"Hong Kong's annual economic growth was revised lower to 0.5 percent in the second quarter of 2019, compared with a preliminary reading of 0.6 percent. That was the weakest pace of expansion since a contraction seen in the third quarter of 2009 amid ongoing trade tensions between China and the US, and growing social unrest."Hong KongGdp Annual Growth RateHKGDYOY/hong-kong/gdp-growth-annual
28281US Jobless Claims Rise More than Expected8/15/2019 1:41:22 PMThe number of Americans filling for unemployment benefits increased by 9 thousand to 220 thousand in the week ended August 10th 2019 from the previous week's upwardly revised 211 thousand and beating market expectations of 214 thousand. It is the highest level since the week ended June 29th.United StatesInitial Jobless ClaimsIJCUSA/united-states/jobless-claims
28283US Industrial Output Falls Unexpectedly8/15/2019 1:21:39 PM"US industrial output dropped 0.2 percent from a month earlier in July 2019, following a revised 0.2 percent growth in June and missing market forecasts of a 0.1 percent gain."United StatesIndustrial Production MomUNITEDSTAINDPROMOM/united-states/industrial-production-mom
28282US Retail Sales Rise More than Expected8/15/2019 1:01:15 PM"US retail trade jumped 0.7 percent from a month earlier in July 2019, following a revised 0.3 percent increase in June and easily beating market expectations of 0.3 percent, boosted by purchases of a variety of goods."United StatesRetail Sales MomRSTAMOM/united-states/retail-sales
28280Irish Trade Surplus Widens in June8/15/2019 10:32:48 AMIreland's trade surplus widened to EUR 4.65 billion in June 2019 from EUR 4.41 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year.IrelandBalance Of TradeIETBALNS/ireland/balance-of-trade
28277Australia Jobless Rate Holds Steady at 5.2%8/15/2019 10:05:31 AM"Australia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 5.2 percent in July 2019, unchanged from the previous month and in line market expectations."AustraliaUnemployment RateAULFUNEM/australia/unemployment-rate
28279Turkish Unemployment Rate Jumps in May8/15/2019 7:13:51 AMTurkey's jobless rate rose to 12.8 percent in May 2019 from 9.7 percent in the same period of the previous year.TurkeyUnemployment RateTUUNR/turkey/unemployment-rate