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German investor sentiment falls in July: ZEW FRANKFURT: Investment sentiment in Germany fell for the seventh month in a row in July amid signs that Europe's top economy is experiencing a dent in economic activity, a survey found on Tuesday.The widely watched investor confidence index calculated by the ZEW economic institute fell by 2.7 points to 27.1 points in July, it said in a statement.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...

British annual inflation accelerates to 1.9pc: official data LONDON: Britain's 12-month inflation accelerated in June, driven by the rising cost of clothes, food, non-alcoholic drinks and air transport, official data showed on Tuesday.The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) inflation measure climbed to 1.9 percent, after reaching a 4.5-year low of 1.5 percent in May, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said in a statement.The June reading outpaced market expectations of 1.6 percent, according to analysts polled by Dow Jones Newswires.The rate has now been ...
Turkey's unemployment rate falls ISLAMABAD: The number of people out of work in Turkey has fallen by 168,000 in April to 2.57 million, the same level as at the end of last year, official figures show.The unemployment rate now stands at 9 percent of the adult working population, the country's statistics agency, TurkStat, said Tuesday, Anadolu news agency reported.The news comes as inflation was recorded to have fallen to 9.16 percent in June -- fifty points less than the ...
China June FDI rises for 16th straight month BEIJING: China's foreign direct investment inflows rose at an annual pace of 2.2 percent in the first six months and were up only modestly for June, indicating cautious investor optimism about the world's second-largest economy. The Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday that China attracted $63.3 billion in foreign direct investment in the first six months. June inflows rose 0.2 percent from a year earlier to $14.4 billion, its 16th straight month of gains. FDI is ...
Singapore June exports seen falling from a year ago SINGAPORE: Singapore's non-oil domestic exports are expected to fall on an annual basis in June for the second straight month, a Reuters poll showed on Tuesday, adding to signs of a slowdown in the city-state's manufacturing activity.The median forecast in the survey of 12 economists showed non-oil domestic exports in June were expected to have fallen 2.3 percent from a year earlier, following a 6.6 percent drop in May.A recent survey by the Singapore Institute ...
New Zealand CPI seen rising in Q2, RBNZ rate rise expected WELLINGTON: Rising construction costs and food prices are believed likely to drive New Zealand consumer inflation to a two-year high in the second quarter, bolstering expectations for an interest rate rise next week as the central bank tackles growing price risks.A Reuters poll shows economists expect the consumer price index due on Wednesday to have risen 0.4 percent in the three months to June, taking the annual rate to 1.8 percent, the highest since December ...
Eurozone industrial production falls in May BRUSSELS: Industrial production in the eurozone fell by 1.1 percent in May, official Eurostat data showed on Monday, erasing a rise a month earlier.In April, industrial production rose 0.7 percent, and the quick turn lower will dampen hopes that a sustained recovery has taken hold in the 18-country single currency zone."Although the decline is likely to have been temporary, the disappointing numbers add to evidence that economic growth in the region is slowing," said Chris ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,086.63 0.16
Arrow Nasdaq 4,473.70 0.40
Arrow S&P 1,987.01 0.18
Arrow FTSE 6,798.15 0.04
Arrow DAX 9,753.56 0.20
Arrow CAC-40 4,376.32 0.16
Arrow Nikkei 15,328.56 0.10
Arrow H.Seng 23,971.87 0.80
Arrow Sensex 26,147.33 0.47

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