WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in June, pointing to strong consumer spending, which could help to blunt some of the…View More U.S. retail sales ease fears over economy; rate cut still seen
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. import prices fell by the most in six months in June, pulled down by declines in the costs of petroleum and…View More U.S. import prices post biggest drop in six months
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. job growth slowed sharply in May and wages rose less than expected, raising fears that a loss of momentum in economic…View More Weak U.S. employment report casts pall over economy
BEIJING — Business is normally bustling at the sprawling Xinfandi produce market in southern Beijing, where stores, restaurants and thrifty shoppers buy their fruits and…View More A Slower Economy. A Trade War. Now, China Faces Rising Food Prices.
WASHINGTON — America’s job market is booming and the economy is strong, but that combination is not raising prices the way it used to. Biscuit…View More The Economy Is Strong and Inflation Is Low. That’s What Worries the Fed.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose moderately in April and underlying inflation remained muted, supporting the Federal Reserve’s projection of no further interest rates…View More Tame U.S. inflation seen keeping Fed on the sidelines
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. producer prices rose moderately in April, but underlying inflation pressures at the factory gate appeared to be picking up. The Labor…View More U.S. producer prices rise moderately in April
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s core inflation picked up slightly in March from a year earlier, but remained distant from the Bank of Japan’s ambitious 2…View More Japan inflation edges higher but Bank of Japan still in a bind
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s annual core consumer inflation slowed in February as gasoline costs fell for the first time in more than two years, keeping…View More Japan's slowing inflation leaves BOJ fighting tough price battle
OTTAWA (Reuters) – Rising global debt is slowing economic growth and making Canada, and the rest of the world, more vulnerable to another period of…View More Bank of Canada sees rising global debt as top threat to growth
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose for the first time in four months in February, but the pace of the increase was modest, resulting…View More Slowing economy keeping U.S. inflation under wraps
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose for the first time in four months in February, but the pace of the increase was modest, resulting…View More U.S. consumer prices rise; underlying inflation slowing
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Despite a U.S. unemployment rate that has plumbed its lowest levels in nearly 50 years, Federal Reserve policymakers remain worried…View More In hot job market, Fed still frets about low inflation
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Battling a sharp rise in food costs, Turkish authorities opened their own markets on Monday to sell cheap vegetables directly to shoppers,…View More Turkey opens government vegetable stalls in battle with inflation