Japan Industrial Production (MoM) below expectations (5%) in February: Actual (4.1%)

Japan Industrial Production (YoY) came in at 1.4% below forecasts (2.4%) in February

Japan Tokyo CPI ex Food, Energy (YoY) meets forecasts (0.5%) in March

Japan Tokyo CPI ex Fresh Food (YoY) came in at 0.8%, below expectations (0.9%) in March

Forex today: Dollar loses conviction after Wednesday’s bull run

Forex today saw the Dollar in a mixed bag, down slightly against major trading pairs after Wednesday's run-up in the Dollar Index (DXY), boosted by capital flows heading into the end of the first quarter for 2017. Mixed Dollar as the greenback runs out of gas The Euro traded largely fla ...

Japan Tokyo Consumer Price Index (YoY) below forecasts (1.8%) in March: Actual (1%)

Japan Jobs/applicants ratio below forecasts (1.6) in February: Actual (1.58)

Japan Unemployment Rate came in at 2.5%, below expectations (2.6%) in February

Japan Tokyo CPI ex Food, Energy (YoY) came in at 0.8%, above forecasts (0.5%) in March

Japan’s Tokyo CPI: When is it and how will it affect the USD/JPY?

Japan's Tokyo CPI Overview Japan's Tokyo Consumer Price Index will be dropping at 23:30 GMT and is a major bellwether of inflation for the Japanese economy. The Bank of Japan's (BoJ) primary focus has been to stoke inflation within the Japanese economy, having struggled with lo ...

South Korea Service Sector Output dipped from previous 0.8% to 0% in February

South Korea Industrial Output (YoY) below forecasts (-3.1%) in February: Actual (-6.4%)

South Korea Industrial Output Growth above forecasts (-0.5%) in February: Actual (1.1%)

Russia ordering out 60 US diplomats – Reuters

Reuters is reporting that Russia has begun expelling foreign diplomats in retaliation for Russian embassy workers around the world being pushed out in response to the alleged Russian poisoning attempt of a former Russian double agent in the UK earlier this year. Key quotes (source: Reuters ...