OSLO, May 29 (Reuters) - Norwegian retail sales surged past all expectations in April and the unemployment rate unexpectedly fell, indicating the economy's resilience in the face of the oil sector's crash and making a rate cut next month less certain.
BERLIN, May 29 (Reuters) - German retail sales rebounded more strongly than expected in April, in a sign that private consumption will remain a growth driver for Europe's largest economy this year despite some weakness in the first quarter.
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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's retail sales rebounded modestly in the year to April after three straight months of falls, bolstering the central bank's case that consumer spending is reviving to underpin a steady economic recovery.
Purchasing Manager Index data indicated slowing activity in China, yet continued strength in Europe. In the U.K., retail sales rose nearly 5% year-over-year as consumer prices fell. Bond markets fell as the interest rate on the closely followed
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc has started booking revenue from retail sales in individual European countries, instead of channeling all sales through low-tax Luxembourg, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday.
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