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Finland Inflation Unchanged In September

Finland’s consumer price inflation was unchanged in September, preliminary data from Statistics Finland showed on Monday. The consumer price index rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in September, same as in August. The CPI moved up 0.2 percent from the previous month. Consumer prices were raised most in September by increases in the prices of petrol, cigarettes,…

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Oil Prices Rise On Saudi Tensions

Oil prices rose sharply on Monday as fresh geopolitical tensions over the disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist raised worries about reduced oil supply. Brent crude rose by 88 cents or 1.09 percent to $81.31 a barrel after sharp losses last week. U.S. crude futures were up 44 cents or 0.62 percent at $71.78 a…

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Ireland Trade Surplus Narrows Slightly In August

Ireland’s merchandise trade surplus narrowed slightly in August, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed on Monday. The visible trade surplus fell to EUR 3.69 billion from EUR 3.92 billion in July. Exports decreased 3 percent month-on-month and imports fell 2 percent. On a year-on-year basis, exports climbed 20 percent and imports increased 18 percent.…

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Dollar Remains Weak After Disappointing U.S. Retail Sales

The U.S. dollar remained lower against its most major opponents in the European session on Monday, following the release of a data showing much weaker than expected U.S. retail sales growth for September. Data from the Commerce Department showed that retail sales inched up by 0.1 percent in September, matching the uptick seen in August.…

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U.S. Retail Sales Inch Up Less Than Expected In September

Retail sales in the U.S. crept up by much less than expected in the month of September, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Monday. The Commerce Department said retail sales inched up by 0.1 percent in September, matching the uptick seen in August. Economists had expected retail sales to climb by…

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Malta HICP Inflation Accelerates Further In September

Malta’s EU inflation measure accelerated further in September, preliminary data from the National Statistics Office showed Friday. The harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, rose 2.5 percent year-on-year following a 2.4 percent increase in August. Restaurants and hotels registered a 4.1 percent jump in prices, followed by a 3.8 increase in the transport group.…