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  • Malaysia Unemployment Rate Falls In August Malaysia's unemployment rate decreased in August, though slightly, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Tuesday. The jobless rate edged down to 3.4 percent in August from 3.5 percent in the previous month. In the corresponding month last year, the rate was 3.5 percent. The number of unemployed people fell to 516,900 in August from 519,000 in July. A year ago, the jobless figure totaled 515,200. The labor force participation rate came in at 67.8 percent in August, up from 67.7 percent in the prior month. The seasonally adjusted jobless rate also dropped to 3.4 percent in August from 3.5 percent in the preceding month.

    Malaysia Unemployment Rate Falls In August

    Malaysia Unemployment Rate Falls In August Malaysia's unemployment rate decreased in August, though slightly, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Tuesday. The jobless rate edged down to 3.4 percent in August from 3.5 percent in the previous month. In the corresponding month last year, the rate was 3.5 percent. The number of unemployed people fell to 516,900 in August from 519,000 in July. A year ago, the jobless figure totaled 515,200. The labor force participation rate came in at 67.8 percent in August, up from 67.7 percent in the prior month. The seasonally adjusted jobless rate also dropped to 3.4 percent in August from 3.5 percent in the preceding month.
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  • Dollar Falls Ahead Of U.S. Consumer Sentiment Index The University of Michigan is scheduled to release its preliminary report on consumer sentiment in October at 10:00 am ET Friday. The consumer sentiment index is expected to edge down to 95.0. Ahead of the data, the greenback slipped against its major rivals. The greenback was worth 111.78 against the yen, 0.9719 against the franc, 1.1865 against the euro and 1.3309 against the pound as of 9:55 am ET.

    Dollar Falls Ahead Of U.S. Consumer Sentiment Index

    Dollar Falls Ahead Of U.S. Consumer Sentiment Index The University of Michigan is scheduled to release its preliminary report on consumer sentiment in October at 10:00 am ET Friday. The consumer sentiment index is expected to edge down to 95.0. Ahead of the data, the greenback slipped against its major rivals. The greenback was worth 111.78 against the yen, 0.9719 against the franc, 1.1865 against the euro and 1.3309 against the pound as of 9:55 am ET.
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  • The U.S. dollar declined against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, as the nation's consumer prices grew slightly less than expected in September. The Labor Department said its consumer price index climbed by 0.5 percent in September after rising by 0.4 percent in August. Economists had expected prices to increase by 0.6 percent. Excluding food and energy prices, core consumer prices inched up by 0.1 percent in September after edging up by 0.2 percent in August. Core prices had been expected to rise by another 0.2 percent. The U.S. treasury yields fell after the data, with the benchmark yield on the 10-year note falling 2.29 percent, while that of 2-year equivalent was down by 1.51 percent. Yields move inversely to bond prices. Meanwhile, data from the Commerce Department showed that U.S. retail sales rose significantly in the month of September. The Commerce Department said retail sales surged up by 1.6 percent in September after edging down by a revis..

    Dollar Falls After Soft U.S. Consumer Inflation Data

    The U.S. dollar declined against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, as the nation's consumer prices grew slightly less than expected in September. The Labor Department said its consumer price index climbed by 0.5 percent in September after rising by 0.4 percent in August. Economists had expected prices to increase by 0.6 percent. Excluding food and energy prices, core consumer prices inched up by 0.1 percent in September after edging up by 0.2 percent in August. Core prices had been expected to rise by another 0.2 percent. The U.S. treasury yields fell after the data, with the benchmark yield on the 10-year note falling 2.29 percent, while that of 2-year equivalent was down by 1.51 percent. Yields move inversely to bond prices. Meanwhile, data from the Commerce Department showed that U.S. retail sales rose significantly in the month of September. The Commerce Department said retail sales surged up by 1.6 percent in September after edging down by a revis..
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  • At 3.15 am ET Friday, the Federal Statistical Office is slated to issue Swiss producer and import prices data. Producer and import prices are forecast to climb at a steady pace of 0.6 percent in September. Ahead of the data, the franc traded mixed against its major rivals. While the franc dropped against the pound, greenback and the yen, it rose against the euro. The franc was worth 0.9753 against the greenback, 114.69 against the yen, 1.2973 against the pound and 1.1533 against the euro as of 3:10 am ET.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    Franc Falls Vs Most Majors Ahead Of Swiss Producer And Import Prices

    At 3.15 am ET Friday, the Federal Statistical Office is slated to issue Swiss producer and import prices data. Producer and import prices are forecast to climb at a steady pace of 0.6 percent in September. Ahead of the data, the franc traded mixed against its major rivals. While the franc dropped against the pound, greenback and the yen, it rose against the euro. The franc was worth 0.9753 against the greenback, 114.69 against the yen, 1.2973 against the pound and 1.1533 against the euro as of 3:10 am ET.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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  • Slovakia's industrial production declined for the first time in four months in August, the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Thursday. Industrial output dropped 0.4 percent year-on-year in August, reversing a 9.2 percent rise in July. This was the first drop since April, when production decreased 3.2 percent. Mining and quarrying fell 7.2 percent and manufacturing output slid 0.6 percent. Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply increased 1.9 percent. On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 2.4 percent in August.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    Slovakia’s Industrial Output Falls In August

    Slovakia's industrial production declined for the first time in four months in August, the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Thursday. Industrial output dropped 0.4 percent year-on-year in August, reversing a 9.2 percent rise in July. This was the first drop since April, when production decreased 3.2 percent. Mining and quarrying fell 7.2 percent and manufacturing output slid 0.6 percent. Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply increased 1.9 percent. On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 2.4 percent in August.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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  • Pound Falls To 2-day Low Of 1.3141 Versus Dollar The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    *Pound Falls To 2-day Low Of 1.3141 Versus Dollar

    Pound Falls To 2-day Low Of 1.3141 Versus Dollar The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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  • The Canadian dollar weakened against its major opponents in the European session on Thursday, as oil prices dropped after an industry data showed a surprise build in crude inventories last week. Crude for November delivery fell $0.41 to $50.89 per barrel. Data from the American Petroleum Institute showed late Tuesday that U.S. crude supplies rose by 3.1 million barrels to 468.5 million barrels for the week ended October 6. Analysts had expected the oil inventories to have fallen by 1.8 million barrels. Gasoline inventories fell by 1.575 million barrels, while distillates were up by 2.029 million barrels. The U.S. Energy Information Administration will release official crude inventory data later in the day, which has been delayed by a day due to the Columbus Day holiday. In its monthly report, the International Energy Agency said that the global crude supply rose by 90,000 bpd to 97.5 million barrels of oil per day in September "Taking 2018 as a whole, oil demand and non-Opec pro..

    Canadian Dollar Falls On Declining Oil Prices

    The Canadian dollar weakened against its major opponents in the European session on Thursday, as oil prices dropped after an industry data showed a surprise build in crude inventories last week. Crude for November delivery fell $0.41 to $50.89 per barrel. Data from the American Petroleum Institute showed late Tuesday that U.S. crude supplies rose by 3.1 million barrels to 468.5 million barrels for the week ended October 6. Analysts had expected the oil inventories to have fallen by 1.8 million barrels. Gasoline inventories fell by 1.575 million barrels, while distillates were up by 2.029 million barrels. The U.S. Energy Information Administration will release official crude inventory data later in the day, which has been delayed by a day due to the Columbus Day holiday. In its monthly report, the International Energy Agency said that the global crude supply rose by 90,000 bpd to 97.5 million barrels of oil per day in September "Taking 2018 as a whole, oil demand and non-Opec pro..
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  • Slovakia's industrial production declined for the first time in four months in August, the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Thursday. Industrial output dropped 0.4 percent year-on-year in August, reversing a 9.2 percent rise in July. This was the first drop since April, when production decreased 3.2 percent. Mining and quarrying fell 7.2 percent and manufacturing output slid 0.6 percent. Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply increased 1.9 percent. On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 2.4 percent in August.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    Slovakia's Industrial Output Falls In August

    Slovakia's industrial production declined for the first time in four months in August, the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Thursday. Industrial output dropped 0.4 percent year-on-year in August, reversing a 9.2 percent rise in July. This was the first drop since April, when production decreased 3.2 percent. Mining and quarrying fell 7.2 percent and manufacturing output slid 0.6 percent. Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply increased 1.9 percent. On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 2.4 percent in August.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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  • The pound slipped against most major opponents in early European deals on Thursday. The pound eased to 1.3230 against the greenback, from an early 8-day high of 1.3265. Reversing from an early weekly high of 149.07 against the yen, the pound edged down to 148.53. The pound retreated to 0.8968 against the euro, from a high of 0.8950 hit at 9:30 pm ET. The next possible support for the pound is seen around 147.00 against the yen, 1.31 against the greenback and 0.90 against the euro.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    Pound Falls Against Most Majors

    The pound slipped against most major opponents in early European deals on Thursday. The pound eased to 1.3230 against the greenback, from an early 8-day high of 1.3265. Reversing from an early weekly high of 149.07 against the yen, the pound edged down to 148.53. The pound retreated to 0.8968 against the euro, from a high of 0.8950 hit at 9:30 pm ET. The next possible support for the pound is seen around 147.00 against the yen, 1.31 against the greenback and 0.90 against the euro.The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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  • BoE: Availability Of Unsecured Credit To Households Falls In Q3 The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com

    *BoE: Availability Of Unsecured Credit To Households Falls In Q3

    BoE: Availability Of Unsecured Credit To Households Falls In Q3 The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
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