23526Portugal Inflation Rate at 6-Month High of 1.5%12/14/2017 11:50:24 AM"Consumer prices in Portugal increased 1.5 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, following a 1.4 percent rise in October. It is the highest inflation rate since May, mainly due to rising prices for food and fuel."PortugalInflation RatePLCPYOY/portugal/inflation-cpi
23525Turkey Hikes Late Liquidity Window Rate to 12.75%12/14/2017 11:14:25 AM"The Central Bank of Turkey held its benchmark one-week repo rate at 8 percent and raised its late liquidity window rate by a less-than-expected 50bps to 12.75 percent on December 14th, in an attempt to curb rising inflation amid strong economic growth. Annual inflation rate hit a 14-year peak of 12.98 percent last month, way above the central bank's target of 5 percent, and core inflation hit a near record high of 12.08 percent."TurkeyInterest RateTUIBON/turkey/interest-rate
23524Italian November Inflation Rate Confirmed at 0.9%12/14/2017 10:32:34 AM"Consumer prices in Italy increased 1.9 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, easing from a 1 percent gain in the previous month and matching the preliminary estimate. It was the lowest inflation rate since December last year, mainly led by slowing prices of food and restaurants and hotels. Meantime, cost fell slightly more for education."ItalyInflation RateITCPNICY/italy/inflation-cpi
23521Spain November Inflation Rate Revised Up to 1.7%12/14/2017 10:26:26 AM"Consumer prices in Spain increased 1.7 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, compared to a 1.6 percent rise in the prior month and slightly above the preliminary estimate of 1.6 percent. Prices advanced quicker mainly for transport, namely due to fuels cost."SpainInflation RateSPIPCYOY/spain/inflation-cpi
23520French November Inflation Rate Confirmed at 1.2%12/14/2017 9:36:11 AM"French consumer prices rose by 1.2 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, matching the preliminary estimate and following a 1.1 percent gain in the prior month. It was the highest inflation rate since April, driven by higher prices of energy and tobacco while cost of manufactured goods declined less."FranceInflation RateFRCPIYOY/france/inflation-cpi
23523Philippines Holds Interest Rate at 3% as Expected12/14/2017 9:00:33 AM"The Philippine central bank held its benchmark interest rate at 3.0 percent on December 14th, as widely expected, saying inflation has been within its 2-4 percent inflation target despite robust economic growth. The bank maintained its 2018 inflation forecast at 3.4 percent and the projections for 2017 and 2019 were kept at 3.2 percent."PhilippinesInterest RatePhilippinesIntRate/philippines/interest-rate
23522"Switzerland Leaves Rates on Hold, Raises Inflation Forecasts"12/14/2017 8:59:02 AM"The Swiss National Bank left its deposit interest rate at a record low of -0.75 percent on December 14th 2017 as widely expected. Policymakers said the franc remains highly valued although the overvaluation continued to decrease. Also, inflation forecasts for both 2017 and 2018 were raised amid higher oil prices and the further weakening of the franc."SwitzerlandInterest RateSZLTTR/switzerland/interest-rate
23519India Wholesale Inflation at 8-Month High of 3.93%12/14/2017 7:16:19 AM"Wholesale prices in India rose by 3.93 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, following a 3.59 percent increase in the prior month and above market estimates of a 3.78 percent gain. It was the highest wholesale inflation since March, mainly due to a faster rise in cost of food and a further increase in cost of fuel."IndiaProducer Prices ChangeINDIAPROPRICHA/india/producer-prices-change
23518Australia Jobless Rate Holds at 56-Month Low of 5.4%12/14/2017 1:05:31 AM"Australia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate came in at 5.4 percent in November of 2017, the same as in the preceding month and in line with market consensus. The jobless rate remained at its lowest since February 2013, as the economy added 61,600 jobs while the number of unemployed increased by 4,100."AustraliaUnemployment RateAULFUNEM/australia/unemployment-rate
23517Fed Hikes Interest Rates as Expected12/13/2017 7:21:00 PM"The Federal Reserve raised the target range for the federal funds rate by a quarter point to 1.25-1.5 percent during its December 2017 meeting, saying that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising at a solid rate. The central bank has forecast three rate hikes in 2018."United StatesInterest RateFDTR/united-states/interest-rate