27196India November Wholesale Inflation Slows to 3-Month Low12/14/2018 6:51:54 AM"Wholesale prices in India rose by 4.64 percent year-on-year in November 2018, slowing from a 5.28 percent gain in the prior month and slightly below than market estimates of 4.7 percent. It was the lowest wholesale inflation since August, as cost increased at a softer pace for fuel and manufactured products while prices of food declined further."IndiaProducer Prices ChangeINDIAPROPRICHA/india/producer-prices-change
27192Irish November Inflation Rate Hits 5-Month Low of 0.6%12/13/2018 2:31:13 PM"Irish annual inflation rate dropped to 0.6 percent in November 2018 from 0.9 percent in the previous month. It is the lowest inflation rate since June, as prices slowed mostly for housing & utilities and transport."IrelandInflation RateIECPIYOY/ireland/inflation-cpi
27194US Jobless Claims Drop to Near 49-Year Low12/13/2018 2:04:17 PMThe number of Americans filling for unemployment benefits decreased by 27 thousand to a near 49-year low of 206 thousand in the week ending December 8 from the previous week's revised level of 233 thousand. Claims declined for the second straight week and by the most since April 2015. It compares with market expectations of a decline to 225 thousand.United StatesInitial Jobless ClaimsIJCUSA/united-states/jobless-claims
27193"ECB Holds Rates, Confirms End of QE"12/13/2018 1:48:44 PM"The European Central Bank held its benchmark refinancing rate at 0 percent on December 13th and confirmed the end of its €2.6 trillion bond purchase scheme later this month, while it will keep reinvesting cash from maturing bonds for an extended period of time. Policymakers also reiterated they expect key interest rates to remain at record low levels at least through the summer of 2019."Euro AreaInterest RateEURR002W/euro-area/interest-rate
27186Singapore Q3 Jobless Rate Confirmed at 2.1%12/13/2018 12:35:39 PM"Singapore’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate inched higher to 2.1 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from a two-year low of 2 percent in the previous quarter and in line with the preliminary estimate. It was the highest jobless rate since the last quarter of 2017, reflecting a continued inflow of job seekers into the labor market."SingaporeUnemployment RateSIQUTOTA/singapore/unemployment-rate
27185Brazil Holds Interest Rate at 6.50% as Expected12/13/2018 11:44:27 AM"The Central Bank of Brazil voted unanimously to hold its key Selic rate at 6.50 percent on 12 December 2018 as widely expected, keeping borrowing costs at the lowest level in modern history amid target inflation and lackluster GDP growth. It was the second monetary policy meeting after the presidential election."BrazilInterest RateBZSTSETA/brazil/interest-rate
27191Irish GDP Growth Slows to 0.9% in Q312/13/2018 11:29:46 AM"The Irish economy expanded by 0.9 percent on quarter in the three months to September of 2018, slowing from a downwardly revised 2.1 percent growth in the previous period. Personal consumption and government spending advanced at a softer pace and net trade contributed negatively to the GDP growth, as imports rose faster than exports."IrelandGdp Growth RateIEGRPQOQ/ireland/gdp-growth
27190Turkey Holds Key Interest Rate at 24%12/13/2018 11:05:39 AM"The Central Bank of Turkey held its one week repo auction rate at 24 percent on December 13th as widely expected, following a bigger-than-expected decline in November inflation. Policymakers also said that the tight monetary policy stance will be maintained until inflation outlook displays a significant improvement."TurkeyInterest RateTUIBON/turkey/interest-rate
27187Germany Inflation Confirmed at 2.3% in November12/13/2018 9:45:32 AMGermany's annual inflation rate slowed to 2.3 percent in October 2018 from a ten year high of 2.5 percent in the previous month and in line with the preliminary estimates. Services and food inflation eased while energy inflation pick up.GermanyInflation RateGRBC20YY/germany/inflation-cpi
27189Switzerland Holds Policy Rate at -0.75%12/13/2018 9:02:13 AM"The Swiss National Bank held its benchmark interest rate at -0.75 percent on December 13th, as widely expected, saying the franc is still highly valued and the situation on the foreign exchange market continues to be fragile while GDP growth is likely to weaken somewhat in 2019 amid global political uncertainties and protectionist tendencies."SwitzerlandInterest RateSZLTTR/switzerland/interest-rate