Japan’s economy contracts at the fastest pace in six years

The Japanese economy reported its fastest contraction pace in six years in the last quarter of 2019 as sales take rise and weak global demand pulled down consum

US retail sales rise 0.3% in January

Retail sales in the United States saw a rise in line with forecasts in January, buoyed by higher spending on food and furniture.

Germany stagnates in Q4 on slowdown in spending, exports

The German economy unexpectedly stagnated in the last quarter of 2019 on slowdown in both spending and exports, preliminary GDP figures released on Friday showe

US consumer prices rise less than forecast in January

Consumer prices in the United States rose less than forecast in January, Labor Department data showed on Thursday.

IEA expects oil demand to fall for first time in a decade

The International Energy Agency (IEA) expects global oil demand to see its first quarterly decline in more than a decade due to the negative impact of the Coron