FOREX TradingCharts.com

Financial News: Australia Unemployment Data Due On Thursday

Australia Unemployment Data Due On Thursday

05/15/2019 - 18:03:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Australia will on Thursday release unemployment numbers for April, highlighting a busy day for Asia-Pacific economic activity.

The jobless rate is expected to hold steady at 5.0 percent, with the addition of 15,000 jobs following the 25,700 spike in March. The participation rate is called steady at 65.7 percent.

Australia also will see consumer inflation expectations for May; in April, the forecast suggested an increase of 3.9 percent on year.

China will see April numbers for new home prices; in March, new home prices were up 0.6 percent on month.

Japan will provide April data for producer prices, with forecasts suggesting an increase of 0.2 percent on month and 1.1 percent on year. That's down from 0.3 percent on month and 1.3 percent on year in March.

Malaysia will release Q1 numbers for gross domestic product and current account. In the three month prior, GDP was up 1.4 percent on quarter and 4.7 percent on year, while the current account surplus was 10.8 billion ringgit.

The central bank in Indonesia will wrap up its monetary policy meeting and then announce its decision on interest rates; the bank is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate steady at 6.00 percent.

For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com

Copyright(c) 2019 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved

Market News provided by RTTNews

RECENT INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS


Eurozone Consumer Confidence At 7-month High In May (07 hr(s), 01 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Eurozone consumer confidence rose more-than-expected in May to its highest level in se ...Full Story»

U.S. Existing Home Sales Unexpectedly Dip 0.4% In April (07 hr(s), 10 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Existing home sales in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a modest decrease in the month of ...Full Story»

Capital Economics: Pick-up In German Growth Only Likely On Demand Recovery (07 hr(s), 25 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Recent production slowdown in the German economy was broad-based, extending beyond the ...Full Story»

OECD Trims Global Growth Outlook On Trade Disputes (08 hr(s), 35 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development lowered the 2019 global gro ...Full Story»

Slovenia Output Prices Rise In April (10 hr(s), 20 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Slovenia output prices rose in April, figures from the Statistical Office of the Repub ...Full Story»

UK Manufacturing Orders Lowest Since Late 2016: CBI (10 hr(s), 40 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - UK manufacturing orders hit its lowest level since October 2016, the Industrial Trends ...Full Story»

Thailand Cuts Outlook After Economy Logs Weakest Growth Since 2014 (11 hr(s), 50 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The Thai economy grew at the slowest pace in more than four years in the first quarter ...Full Story»

OECD Downgrades 2019 Global Growth Projection (12 hr(s), 03 min(s), 04 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development downgraded the global growt ...Full Story»

Search

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS

Eurozone Consumer Confidence At 7-month High In May

05/21/2019 - 10:30 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Eurozone consumer confidence rose more-than-expected in May to its highest level in se ...Full Story>>

U.S. Existing Home Sales Unexpectedly Dip 0.4% In April

05/21/2019 - 10:21 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Existing home sales in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a modest decrease in the month of ...Full Story>>

Capital Economics: Pick-up In German Growth Only Likely On Demand Recovery

05/21/2019 - 10:06 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Recent production slowdown in the German economy was broad-based, extending beyond the ...Full Story>>

OECD Trims Global Growth Outlook On Trade Disputes

05/21/2019 - 08:56 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development lowered the 2019 global gro ...Full Story>>

Slovenia Output Prices Rise In April

05/21/2019 - 07:11 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Slovenia output prices rose in April, figures from the Statistical Office of the Repub ...Full Story>>
Copyright © 2019. All market data is provided by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided "as is" and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice. To see all exchange delays and terms of use, please see disclaimer.