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Australia’s economy recovers in quarter two

Australia’s economy recovers in quarter two

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Japan’s retail sales recover in June

Japan’s retail sales recover in June

July 28, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Japan’s exports recover in June

Japan’s exports recover in June

Official figures today revealed Japan’s exports recovered last month as the economy starts to rebound from the devastating earthquake and tsunami, which hit on 11 March. Exports rose by 5.4% on a monthly basis but were 1.6% lower on an annual basis – but this represented the slowest fall in four months. Analysts had forecast [...]

July 21, 2011 | 0 Comments More
German exports recover in May

German exports recover in May

Statistics office Destatis has today revealed German exports and imports recovered in May, giving a trade balance of €14.8 billion from €10.8 billion the previous month. According to Destatis, exports were 4.3% higher on the month at €92.1 billion (£82 billion), higher than forecasts of a 1.5% rise and recovering from April’s fall of 5.6%. [...]

July 8, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Japan’s industrial output recovers further in May

Japan’s industrial output recovers further in May

Japan’s industrial output recovered further last month after a record drop in March due to the earthquake and tsunami. Disruptions caused by the twin disasters resulted in carmakers being forced to halt production as a result of parts shortages. However, it looks as if the situation is improving for manufacturers after output rose at a [...]

June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Australian retail sales recover in April

Australian retail sales recover in April

Australia’s Bureau of Statistics today revealed retail sales recovered in April, hitting a 17-month high. Sales grew 1.1% in April on a monthly basis – the biggest rise since November 2009 and nearly three times more than expected. The figures come just a day after the Bureau revealed the economy contracted in the first quarter [...]

June 2, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Japan’s industrial output recovers in April

Japan’s industrial output recovers in April

Japan’s industrial output recovered slightly last month after a record drop in March due to the earthquake and tsunami. Government figures show factory output rose by 1% in April, however, this was lower than the 2% expected by analysts. Furthermore, it was 14% lower compared with April last year. However, according to analysts, today’s figures [...]

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Japanese shares recover some of their losses

Japanese shares recover some of their losses

Japanese shares rose more than 3% earlier today following some much needed good news. Stock markets were boosted by the news that Japanese carmakers, Toyota and Honda, may restart production this week, while it was revealed that progress is being made in containing radiation leaks. In the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami on 11 [...]

March 22, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Japanese economy will recover from disasters say analysts

Japanese economy will recover from disasters say analysts

Last week’s earthquake and tsunami which hit Japan are set to cause “considerable” economic impact as the country faces a massive clean-up operation, a potential nuclear meltdown and power shortages. However, analysts have today said the world’s third largest economy will recover later this year. Over the weekend, the Japanese Government spoke of the 8.9 [...]

March 14, 2011 | 0 Comments More
UK manufacturing output recovers in January

UK manufacturing output recovers in January

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has today revealed UK manufacturing output bounced back in January after December’s weather related fall. According to the ONS, manufacturing output rose 1% in January - its fastest monthly pace in 10 months. It also beat analysts expectations who forecast a rise of 0.8%. In the meantime, output was [...]

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ONS: UK retail sales recover in January

ONS: UK retail sales recover in January

February 18, 2011 | 0 Comments More
NIESR: UK economy recovered in January

NIESR: UK economy recovered in January

Influential think tank, the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), has today suggested the UK economy recovered in January after adverse weather conditions led to a shock contraction in the final quarter of last year. Last month, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed the UK economy contracted by 0.5% in the October [...]

February 10, 2011 | 0 Comments More
BRC: Retail sales recover in January

BRC: Retail sales recover in January

Retail sales recovered in January after the heavy snowfall in December knocked sales. According to the British Retail Consortium (BRC)/KPMG retail sales monitor, like-for-like retail sales grew by 2.3% in January on an annual basis - the best showing since March 2010. Total sales increased 4.2%, up from 1.5% in December. However, the BRC highlights [...]

February 8, 2011 | 0 Comments More
UK service sector activity recovers in January

UK service sector activity recovers in January

Growth in the UK’s closely-watched service sector recovered in January - following the surprise contraction in December due to the disruption caused by bad weather. The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)/Markit purchasing managers’ index (PMI) grew at its fastest pace in 8 months to 54.5 in January, from December’s 20-month low of 49.7. [...]

February 3, 2011 | 0 Comments More
UK construction activity recovers in January

UK construction activity recovers in January

The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)/Markit construction purchasing managers’ index (PMI) has today revealed UK construction activity recovered last month on the back of better weather. The PMI rose to 53.7 in January, up from December’s 49.1 - which represented the first fall in 10 months due to the severe wintry weather during [...]

February 2, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Private sector job vacancies up in January

Private sector job vacancies up in January

Better than expected growth in private sector jobs has been reported in January - according to the Reed Job Index. The Index was established in December 2009 to measure the strength of vacancies by Reed - one of the UK’s largest recruitment agencies. The Index saw a rise of 9 points in January to 113 [...]

January 31, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Euro zone industrial output up 0.7% in October

Euro zone industrial output up 0.7% in October

The EU statistics office Eurostat has today revealed euro zone industrial output gained 0.7% in October, recovering from a 0.7% decline the previous month. On an annual basis, meanwhile, industrial output grew by 6.9%.However, both figures were less than a monthly increase of 1.3% and an annual increase of 7.6% forecast by economists. On an [...]

December 14, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Markets recover on Irish bailout talks

Markets recover on Irish bailout talks

Talks of an EU bailout for Ireland triggered a recovery in shares today, while yields on 10-year Irish bonds also fell back on emergency funding speculation. Earlier today, UK and Europe stock markets followed losses in Asia and the US overnight after Irish borrowing costs surged to record highs. However, claims that Ireland will have [...]

November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments More
UK manufacturing output rebounds in July

UK manufacturing output rebounds in July

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has today revealed UK manufacturing output grew by 0.3% in July compared with June, recovering from a drop caused by an early start to oil rig maintenance in June. The figures, which were in line with expectations, meant the annual rise stood at 4.9% - the best annual gain [...]

September 8, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Stock markets recover as euro zone banks borrow less than expected

Stock markets recover as euro zone banks borrow less than expected

Global stock markets were rocked yesterday with the news that euro zone banks may face funding difficulties after it was revealed that the European Central Bank (ECB) would not be offering 12-month loans. A year ago, the ECB was forced to offer European banks 12-month loans at low interest rates to help them survive the [...]

June 30, 2010 | 0 Comments More