LONDON, Nov 23- A system of guaranteed annual pension increases for retired citizens will remain but the government will review its public spending priorities for 2020 onwards, British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday. Since June 2010, Britain's state pension has risen by whichever is higher out of Consumer Price Index inflation, average...
*Hungary wage deal seen lifting GDP, CPI. *Warsaw leads equities rebound, bond yields decline. BUDAPEST, Nov 22- Central European assets firmed on Tuesday as investors unwound selling positions in emerging markets and Hungary agreed an increase of 15 percent to its minimum wage, a move seen boosting economic growth.
*Hungary wage deal seen lifting GDP, CPI; labor shortage a pain. BUDAPEST, Nov 22- Central European assets firmed on Tuesday as investors unwound selling positions in emerging markets and Hungary agreed an increase of 15 percent to its minimum wage next year which is seen boosting economic growth. Inflation in Hungary currently stands at 1.0 percent.
CNBC's Steve Liesman gives a rapid update on the economy, and recaps the latest Fed speak by Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on CPI.
WASHINGTON, Nov 17- U.S. consumer prices recorded their biggest increase in six months in October on rising gasoline costs and rents, suggesting a pickup in inflation that potentially clears the way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in December. The Labor Department said on Thursday its Consumer Price Index increased 0.4 percent last month after...
John Wraith, head of UK rates strategy at UBS, talks about his inflation expectations and how real earnings might be squeezed.
BEIJING, Nov 9- China's consumer inflation rate grew at its fastest pace in six months in October as food prices rose, while producer prices accelerated to a near-five year high, exceeding expectations. The consumer price index rose 2.1 percent in October from a year earlier, compared with a 1.9 percent increase in September, the National Bureau of Statistics...
*Hungary's Oct CPI rises to 3- year high, bond yields rise. BUDAPEST, Nov 8- The forint retreated and Hungarian bonds eased after a surprise fall in industrial output, while investors were positioning for a rise in global interest rates after Tuesday's U.S. elections. Hungary's industrial output fell by 3.7 percent in annual terms in September.
While annual inflation remains below 2 percent, it is unlikely that the RBA will cut rates further this year, says Joe Magyer, CIO at Lakehouse Capital.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on consumer prices.
Louis Kuijs, head of Asia economics at Oxford Economics, makes sense of positive CPI figures out of China on the back of weak trade data figures.
Limited economic slack in the economy means the RBI has little scope to cut rates further, says Capital Economics' Shilan Shah.
Positive PPI figures reflect that capacity consolidation in China has been working, says Alex Wong, director of asset management at Ample Capital.
It shouldn't be difficult to understand that with our current physical limits to sustainable growth, we're going nowhere.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the latest data on consumer spending, income and consumer prices.
Japan's CPI fell in the year to August, a sixth straight drop, keeping the Bank of Japan under pressure to ease monetary conditions further.
It'll be hard for Japan's economy to hit 2 percent inflation, even under BOJ's new policy framework, Nomura's Takashi Miwa says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on consumer prices. And CNBC's Steve Liesman adds perspective on the core data.
PPI deflation suggests corporate earnings in China will improve, leading to improving sentiment for the Chinese economy, says Commerzbank's Hao Zhou.