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Friday, 18 October 2019 09:26 WIB

China's economy slowed sharply in the third quarter, courtesy of the trade tensions with the US, the official data released at 02:00 GMT showed. The annualised third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) came in at 6%, missing the forecasted print of 6.1% and down from the preceding quarter's GDP of 6.2%. However, the Industrial Production rose 5.8% year-on-year in September, beating the forecasted figure of 5% by a big margin. The preceding month's figure has been left unrevised at 4.4%. Meanwhile, consumer spending, as represented by Retail Sales, rose 7.8% year-on-year in September, as...

RECENT NEWS
Philly Fed Manufacturing Index Stumbles in October
Thursday, 17 October 2019 19:57 WIB | Phillyy Fed Index Ekonomi AS

The Philadelphia Federal Reserve said Thursday its gauge of business activity fell to 5.6 in October from 12 in September. Economists polled by Econoday expected a 7.1 reading. Any reading above zero indicates improving conditions. The barometers on new orders and shipments were mixed. The new orders gauge rose to 26.2 from 24.8 while shipments dipped to 18.9 from 26.4. Employment readings rose in the month. The measure on six-month business outlook rebounded after a sharp drop in the prior month. A similar survey conducted by the New York Fed recently saw sentiment inch higher to 4 in...

UK retail sales growth softens in third-quarter as department stores disappoint
Thursday, 17 October 2019 16:03 WIB |

British shoppers grew more cautious about their spending in the three months to September despite enjoying real growth in their wages, raising concerns about the health of the economy in the run-up to Brexit. Consumer spending has been the biggest driver of British economic growth since June 2016's referendum to leave the European Union, but there have been increasing signs that this is starting to soften. Monthly retail sales volumes were flat in September and annual sales growth picked up to 3.1% from a weak 2.6% in August, the Office for National Statistics said on Thursday - slightly...

Australian Unemployment rate 0.1% lower and AUD rallies some 30 pips
Thursday, 17 October 2019 08:00 WIB | ECONOMIC Unemployment Ekonomi Australia

Markets are looking for the Reserve Bank of Australia to cut again, potentially as soon  as next month, so today's  labour force survey for September will be very closely watched (Markets are pricing 10bp of easing at the 5 Nov RBA meeting, and a terminal rate of 0.44% (RBA cash rate currently at 0.75%). Australia Sept Employment +14.7k (Reuters poll: +15.0k) - A miss. Australia Sept Unemployment rate +5.2 pct, (Reuters poll: +5.3/prior 5.2%) and bullish. Australia Sept Full-Time employment +26.2k  vs prior 15.5k, bullish. Australia Sept Participation rate +66.1 pct,...

U.S. retail sales snap 6-month winning streak in September as receipts fall 0.3%
Wednesday, 16 October 2019 19:40 WIB | Ekonomi AS

Sales at U.S. retailers fell in September for the first time in seven months as most stores posted lower receipts, signaling that a widely expected slowdown in consumer spending is underway. Retail sales fell 0.3% last month, the government said Thursday, ending a streak of six straight strong gains that helped to fuel economic growth in the middle of the year. Economists polled by MarketWatch expected a 0.3% increase. Retail sales were flat if gasoline and auto dealer receipts are excluded, but the overall report was still quite weak. Partly mitigating the soft September report: Retail...

U.K. Inflation Holds Below BOE Target as Fuel Costs Fall
Wednesday, 16 October 2019 15:58 WIB | Ekonomi inggris

Motoring costs fell last month and the price of computer games jumped, leaving U.K. inflation comfortably below the Bank of Englands 2% target. Consumer-price growth held at a near three-year low of 1.7% in September, the Office for National Statistics said Wednesday. Core inflation accelerated to 1.7% from 1.5% in August. The lack of headline inflation, combined with clear evidence this week that the labor market is softening, may reinforce the increasingly dovish tilt among Bank of England officials. The latest signal came from Gertjan Vlieghe, who said...

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ASIA
China's Factory Outlook Improves More than Expected in September
Monday, 30 September 2019 09:02 WIB

A report on the health of China™s manufacturing sector improved in September, although it was still below the line indicating contraction. The manufacturing purchasing...

UNITED STATES
U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows as Exports, Imports Both Plummet
Thursday, 6 June 2019 19:54 WIB

The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in April as both exports and imports tumbled, highlighting the impact of President Donald Trump™s tariffs even before negotiations with China unraveled and he...

EUROPE
German Services Hold Up Output as Manufacturers Struggle
Friday, 21 June 2019 14:53 WIB

Output from Germany's private sector remained unchanged in June, as a decline in manufacturing was offset by continued growth in services. A flash reading of the country's composite Purchasing...

GLOBAL ECONOMY
Trump Mengatakan China Akan `Mengurangi dan Mengeluarkan' Tarif Impor Kendaraan
Monday, 3 December 2018 12:08 WIB

Presiden AS Donald Trump mengatakan China telah setuju untuk "mengurangi dan menghapus" tarif terhadap mobil-mobil Amerika dari 40 persen saat ini. Dia tidak memberikan rincian lain dalam tweet-nya...