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UK inflation

UK inflation accelerated to 0.5% yoy in March 2016

UK inflation accelerated to 0.5% yoy in March 2016, which was the sharpest increase since November 2014 and above expectations of the analysts. For comparison in February it was 0.3%. The core inflation, which excludes volatile prices of food and fuel, also accelerated more than expected to 1.5%, which is- the sharpest pace since August

German industrial production

German industrial production dropped in February 2016 by 0.5%

German industrial production dropped in February 2016 by 0.5% month-on-month seasonally adjusted basis. The decrease is with slowest-than-expected pace, after lowering global trade forced factories in European largest economy to cut production despite strong domestic demand. The German industrial production climbed a revised 2.3% in January. The index, which is usually volatile, surprise interviewed by

China

Service sector activity in China accelerated in March

Service sector activity in China accelerated in March, but employment in the sector fell for the first time in over two and a half years. The survey results show mixed signals about the condition of the sector amid Beijing’s efforts to counteract the continued weakness in manufacturing. Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for March increased from