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Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 1 JUL 2016
... Personal credit declined by 0.1% in May after falling at a similar rate in the previous month, down 1.1% over the year. South Korea industrial production and retail sales South Korea's industry and consumer spending stats recorded big bounce in May. ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 21 JUN 2016
... improving from the previous month's 23.3% dive but still represent the 17th consecutive month of year-on-year fall. South Korea producer prices The absence of pipeline pressures should continue to keep South Korean consumer price inflation at very low ...
MSCI delays China A shares inclusion in indices
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 17 JUN 2016
... bumped down to frontier markets status. MSCI said it is also considering reclassifying Argentina as an emerging market. South Korea has not yet been added to the developed markets index but is under review. MSCI added that the MSCI Nigeria Index may ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 10 JUN 2016
... which already registered back to back negative readings in March (minus 0.1%) and April (-0.3%). Bank of Korea cuts South Korea's central bank unexpectedly cut interest rates by 25 basis points to a new record low of 1.25% following its 9 June monetary ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 JUN 2016
... annual rate of core inflation also came in as expected, up by 0.8% last month after a posting a 0.7% gain in April. South Korea external trade South Korea's continues to produce a surplus in its external accounts. However, the US$7.1 billion trade surplus ...
RBA envy
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 9 MAY 2016
... "sell in May" memo in our region: Japan's down 3.4%; Hong Kong's down 4.5%; China's down 0.9%; Singapore's down 3.8%; South Korea's down 0.9%. Was it the Federal Budget that caused the Australian equities to zig when most others zagged? Or the upcoming ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 26 APR 2016
... February from 112.30 the month before. The lagging index declined to 113.8 from 114.7 in January. South Korean GDP South Korea's economic growth slowed to 0.4% in the first quarter of this year - nearly half the December quarter's 0.7% pace - on the ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 15 APR 2016
... which had been consistently speeding up since May 2015 - slowed to 2.2% in March from 2.3% in the previous month. South Korea unemployment rate South Korea's jobless rate fell to 3.8% in March, better than market expectations for a 4.0% print and an ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 1 APR 2016
... and if this appreciation continues the current expansion may be limited". South Korean inflation Consumer prices in South Korea fell by 0.3% in March following a 0.5% increase in the previous month, slowing the annual rate of inflation to 1.0% from 1.3% ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 29 MAR 2016
... February led by increased purchases of capital goods (5.6%), non-oil products (4.8%) and intermediate goods (2.5%). South Korea consumer confidence Consumer confidence among South Koreans improved to a reading of 100 - an equal number of optimists and ...
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