Sunday, 26 May 2019
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Friday, 24 May 2019 20:02 WIB

Orders for durable or long-lasting goods fell sharply in April, mostly because of falling demand for Boeing jets and new cars and trucks. Business investment also continued to weaken, reflecting worries about the China trade fight and a slower U.S. economy. Orders for durable goods ” products meant to last at least three years ” dropped 2.1% in April, the government said Friday. The increase in orders in March was also marked down. Economists surveyed by MarketWatch had forecast a 2.4% decline in new orders. If cars and planes are stripped out, orders were flat. Transportation often...

U.S. Retail Sales Increase Most Since 2017 on Autos, Gasoline
Thursday, 18 April 2019 19:43 WIB | Retail Sales Ekonomi AS

U.S. retail sales jumped by the most since September 2017 as gains in motor vehicles and gasoline stations boosted sales, signaling consumers are giving the economy greater support. The value of overall sales in March rose 1.6 percent after an unrevised 0.2 percent decrease the prior month, according to Commerce Department figures released Thursday. That exceeded all forecasts in Bloombergs survey calling for a 1 percent gain. A separate report Thursday from the Labor Department showed filings for unemployment benefits fell last week to a fresh a 49-year low. With...

U.K. Retail Sales Surge as Consumers Defy Brexit Turmoil
Thursday, 18 April 2019 15:55 WIB | Retail Sales UK Retail Sales

U.K. retail sales unexpectedly increased for a third consecutive month in March, underlying the resilience of consumers in the face of Brexit uncertainty. The volume of goods sold in stores and online jumped 1.1 percent from February, the Office for National Statistics said Thursday. Sales excluding auto fuel increased 1.2 percent. Both measures had been expected to show a decline. It means retailers made a positive contribution to the economy in the first quarter, with sales rising a respectable 1.6 percent from the final three months of 2018. That added 0.09...

Aussie jobs data is in: In-line Unemployment Rate and no major changes keeps AUD/USD bid
Thursday, 18 April 2019 09:31 WIB | Unemployment Ekonomi Australia

The Aussie jobs data has arrived and it has helped the Aussie higher on inline Unemployment Rate and no major changes - Full Time Employment Change was also a big beat. Fulltime Employment (Mar)  48.3K vs  prior - 7.3k Employment Change s.a. (Mar) 15k  vs exp 12.0k and prior 4.6 k (10.7k rev) Part-Time Employment (Mar) - 22.6k  vs prior 11.95 Unemployment Rate s.a. (Mar) 5.0% vs exp 5.0% and prior 4.9% (Uptrend in the unemployment rate would open the door to a rate cut). Participation Rate (Mar) 65.7% vs exp 65.6%  and prior 65.6% More to come on...

U.K Inflation Stays Below Target on Computer Games, Cheaper Food
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 15:59 WIB | Inflasi

U.K. inflation unexpectedly stayed below target last month as higher fuel prices were offset by the cost of food and computer games. Annual consumer-price growth remained at 1.9 percent, its third month below the Bank of Englands 2 percent goal, the Office for National Statistics said Wednesday. Core inflation held at 1.8 percent. The figures leave prices rising much more slowly than wages, a boost for consumers, whose spending drives the British economy. The lack of headline inflationary pressure gives policy makers breathing space to keep interest rates on hold until the Brexit crisis...

China's GDP steadies at +6.4% y/y in Q1, industrial output jumps 8.5% y/y (Aussie bounces)
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 09:20 WIB | ekonomi China

China's YoY GDP figures for the first quarter of 2019 came at +6.4% vs. +6.3% exp and +6.4% previous, with the QoQ reading for Q1 coming in at +1.4% vs. +1.4% exp and +1.5% last. With regards to retail sales YoY, the number arrived at +8.7% vs. +8.4% exp and +8.2% last, with industrial output YoY at +8.5% and +5.9% exp and +5.3% last. Meanwhile, urban investment YoY stood at +6.3% vs. +6.3% expected and +6.1% last. The solid data served had a positive impact on the Australian Dollar, driving the AUD/USD pair back towards the 0.72 handle, with AUD/JPY regained 80.50 levels. Source: FXstreet

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Wednesday, 9 January 2019 07:18 WIB

Upah Jepang naik lebih dari yang diperkirakan pada bulan November, menawarkan harapan pengeluaran konsumen yang lebih kuat dapat memicu inflasi jika kenaikan berkelanjutan. Secara keseluruhan,...

Pasar Saham Asia ditutup untuk liburan
Monday, 31 December 2018 09:15 WIB

Pasar finansial di Indonesia, Jepang, Filipina dan Korea Selatan ditutup pada Senin ini dikarenakan untuk hari libur Nasional. AFP

Pasar Tenaga Kerja Ketat, Upah Inggris Tumbuh pada Kecepatan Tercepat Sejak 2008
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:09 WIB

Warga Inggris menikmati pertumbuhan upah terkuat sejak krisis keuangan satu dekade lalu seiring pasar tenaga kerja semakin ketat. Pendapatan rata-rata tidak termasuk bonus terus meningkat 3,3...

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...