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  • TOKYO, Jan 13- Japanese government bonds shrugged off rallying equities and edged higher on Wednesday, underpinned by decent demand at an auction of 10- year inflation-linked notes. The Ministry of Finance offered 500 billion yen of 10- year JGBs linked to Japan's consumer price index carrying a 0.10 percent coupon. The ministry sold 499.8 billion yen of the...

  • Caixin, offical PMI reveal sluggish stabilization: UBS

    The Caixin December PMI and official PMI indicate that China's economy is not declining sharply, but is grinding down slowly, says Donna Kwok, senior China economist at UBS.

  • TOKYO, Dec 25- Japanese government bond prices were steady on Friday, supported by overnight gains in U.S. Data on Friday showed Japan's core CPI rose for the first time in five months in November. But JGB market reaction was limited, as household spending also fell for the third straight month, casting some doubt on the Bank of Japan's stance that consumption will...

  • Japan Nov core CPI rises 0.1 pct yr/yr Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 6:34 PM ET

    TOKYO, Dec 25- Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.1 percent in November from a year earlier, data from the Internal Affairs ministry showed on Friday.

  • TOKYO, Dec 22- Japanese Economics Minister Akira Amari said on Tuesday consumer prices do not have to rise exactly by 2 percent when judging the success of the Bank of Japan's price target or determining whether the government can officially declare an end to deflation. Amari, speaking to reporters, said the government needed to look at the gross domestic...

  • *CPI, household spending, jobs data due 2330 GMT Dec 24. TOKYO, Dec 18- Japan's core consumer inflation was expected to be flat in November from a year earlier, a Reuters poll found, but recent further declines in oil prices suggest a long struggle ahead for the Bank of Japan to meet its 2 percent inflation target. "It will likely take longer than we had previously...

  • China c.bank expects economic growth of 6.8 pct in 2016 Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 4:03 AM ET

    BEIJING, Dec 16- China's annual economic growth is likely to slow to 6.8 percent in 2016 from an expected 6.9 percent this year, the People's Bank of China said in a working paper published on Wednesday. China's consumer price index is likely to climb 1.7 percent in 2016 from this year, while its producer price index is forecast to fall 1.8 percent year-on-year, the...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 15- U.S. Treasuries prices fell on Tuesday as gains on Wall Street reduced the appeal of safe-haven bonds and stable consumer prices supported views that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates on Wednesday. "The upbeat CPI report is leading Treasuries given that inflation is one of the key variable that will drive the evolution of the...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 15- Underlying U.S. inflation pressures rose in November, which could give the Federal Reserve more confidence to raise interest rates on Wednesday, even as renewed weakness in gasoline prices kept overall consumer prices in check. The Labor Department said on Tuesday its so-called core Consumer Price Index, which excludes food and energy,...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 15- U.S. Treasuries fell to session lows after the Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index was unchanged from October. "The upbeat CPI report is leading Treasuries given that inflation is one of the key variable that will drive the evolution of the tightening cycle," said Matthias Rusinski, U.S. rates strategist at UBS in New York.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 15- The U.S. dollar rebounded from a roughly six-week low against the euro on Tuesday after data showed inflation pressures rose in the United States in November, cementing expectations for a hike in interest rates by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday. The euro dipped from a roughly six-week high of $1.10600 hit earlier in the session to a session low...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 15- Underlying inflation pressures rose in November, which could give the Federal Reserve more confidence to raise interest rates on Wednesday, even as renewed weakness in gasoline prices kept overall U.S. consumer prices in check. The Labor Department said on Tuesday its so-called core Consumer Price Index, which excludes food and energy,...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 15- Underlying inflation pressures rose in November even as renewed weakness in gasoline prices kept overall U.S. consumer prices in check, which could give the Federal Reserve more ammunition to raise interest rates on Wednesday. The Labor Department said on Tuesday its so-called core Consumer Price Index, which excludes food and energy,...

  • November CPI unchanged Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 8:29 AM ET
    November CPI unchanged

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest data on consumer price inflation. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides market reaction.

  • *China's November CPI up 1.5 pct vs 1.3 pct in October. *Yahoo up after shelving Alibaba spinoff plans. Dec 9- Wall Street looked set to open little changed on Wednesday after China's consumer inflation rose slightly but remained under the government's 3 percent target for the year and oil prices stabilized after two days of bruising sell-off.

  • *China's November CPI up 1.5 pct vs 1.3 pct in October. *Yahoo up after shelving Alibaba spinoff plans. Dec 9- Wall Street looked set to open little changed on Wednesday after China's consumer inflation rose slightly but remained under the government's 3 percent target for the year and oil prices stabilized after two days of bruising sell-off.

  • Dec 9- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday after China's consumer inflation rose slightly but remained under the government's 3 percent target for the year and commodity prices stabilized. *Data showed China's November consumer price index surprised on the upside, rising 1.5 percent on-year from 1.3 percent in October.

  • COLUMN-ECB disappoints, thankfully -James Saft Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 4:12 PM ET

    Dec 3- In an underwhelming policy decision on Thursday, the European Central Bank managed both to avoid a more severe policy mistake and disappoint the market. That is what I call killing two birds with one stone. "What ails Euroland- the reason the economy cannot grow fast enough to push up the rate of core CPI increases toward the 2 percent target- is a dearth of bank...

  • *Kiuchi is lone dissenter to BOJ's QE. *Kiuchi casts doubt on strength of inflation, wages. TOKYO, Dec 3- Japan's consumer prices, excluding food and energy, are unlikely to accelerate due to falling wholesale prices, weak consumer spending and concerns wages will not rise, Bank of Japan policy board member Takahide Kiuchi said on Thursday.

  • *Focus to shift to CPI target of 5 pct by March 2017. MUMBAI, Dec 1- India's central bank kept its key lending rate unchanged on Tuesday, leaving the door open for more easing but making that dependent on meeting a challenging inflation target for 2017.. But he said the focus of monetary policy would shift towards achieving consumer inflation of 5 percent by March...