Tuesday May 19, 2015
The UK's annual rate of consumer price inflation fell below zero for the first time since the 1960s, official figures showed today.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
Inflation in Germany, Europe's biggest economy, crept higher in March, final data showed today.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
UK inflation turned negative by the narrowest of margins in March as it dropped to -0.01%, official figures showed today.
Friday April 10, 2015
China's inflation data for March produced small positive surprises, but remained tepid, with little sign that Beijing's easing measures to date have significantly cut worrisome deflationary pressure.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
Euro zone business activity accelerated in March at its fastest pace for nearly a year as customers took advantage of ongoing price discounting to place new orders at a rate not seen since mid-2011, a survey found.
Wednesday April 01, 2015
Manufacturing activity across the euro zone accelerated faster than previously thought last month, adding to signs the euro economy is recovering.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
US consumer confidence rebounded strongly in March amid optimism over the labour market while house prices increased in January, hopeful signs that a recent sharp slowdown in economic activity was probably a blip.
Monday March 30, 2015
US consumer spending barely rose in February as households boosted savings to their highest level in more than two years, the latest sign that the economy hit a soft patch in the first quarter.
Friday March 27, 2015
Provisional figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the volume of retail sales fell by 0.2% in February compared to the previous month.
Thursday March 26, 2015
Consumer confidence in Germany is at its highest since late 2001, as the weaker euro and falling energy prices fuel optimism regarding the outlook for Europe's biggest economy.