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German Unemployment Declines, Rate At Record Low

Germany’s unemployment decreased notably and the rate hit a record low in December as companies raised employment amid improving economic conditions. The number of people out of work declined 29,000 in December from November, when it fell 20,000. The decrease ...

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UK Factory Activity Expands In December

The UK manufacturing activity grew strongly at the end of 2017, though the pace of expansion moderated slightly, data published by IHS Markit showed Tuesday. The IHS Markit/Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply factory Purchasing Managers’ Index fell to 56.3 ...

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Singapore GDP Growth Slows In Q4

Singapore’s economic growth eased in the fourth quarter on weaker manufacturing, the advance estimate from the Ministry of Trade and Industry showed Tuesday. Gross domestic product expanded 3.1 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2017, following the 5.4 percent ...

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The Buzz Around Bitcoin

Bitcoin may be the wonderkid of the financial markets this year, with the price of the cryptocurrency, once dismissed as something reserved for the geeks, cryptography enthusiasts and the darknet, skyrocketing to unprecedented levels, alternating with several nosedives. Read Full ...

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