vehicle sales, Fed beige book on regional economic data, factory orders on Wednesday; job-cuts announcement, trade deficit , Q2 productivity on Thursday; jobs report +220,000-240,000 , unemployment 6.1% on Friday [ Yellen is also
(Adds context on current account deficit, details of economic forecast)
LIMA, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Peru widened its view of the 2014 trade deficit to $2.51 billion from its previous forecast in April of $1.03 billion, the finance ministry said on Friday.
down 22 pct y/y, steepest since June 2013 * June trade surplus at $731 mln vs $399 mln gap a year earlier * H1 trade deficit $1.53 billion vs $2.24 bln gap a yr ago MANILA, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Philippine imports in June fell 3.6 percent
world--are beginning to look a little bit better. They've actually made some cuts and adjustments, and now their trade deficit has gone away. And all of a sudden, those countries are growing a little bit better. So, it's not all doom and
lasting structural reforms are in nascent stages. Significant challenges lie ahead, such as curbing a substantial trade deficit . We expect additional policy measures to be implemented later this year. Although the stimulus undertaken
reasons for consumers to be feeling better. Trade Deficit Improves at Last An expanding trade deficit over the past two quarters has genuinely ..... neck of the GDP calculation. An increasing trade deficit took 1.7% off of the first-quarter GDP
* Construction output rebounds in June (Adds economist reaction, detail)
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. trade deficit narrowed more than expected in June as petroleum imports dropped to a 3-1/2-year low, suggesting that trade was less of a drag on second-quarter economic growth than initially thought.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. trade deficit narrowed more than expected in June as petroleum imports dropped to a 3-1/2 year low, suggesting that trade was less of a drag on second-quarter economic growth than initially thought.