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January 19, 2018
MANUFACTURING SHIPMENTS, NOVEMBER 2017

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Nova Scotia’s season...

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January 19, 2018
UK RETAIL SALES, DECEMBER AND ANNUAL 2017

The UK Office for National Statistics reports that in December 2017 retail sales were down 0.9 per cent in value terms, comparing with November 2017.  Excluding the impact of rising prices, retail sales volumes were down 1.5 per cent in December.

UK retail sales in 2017 were up 4.8 per cent in value terms - the fastest such growth since 2011, but much of t...

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January 19, 2018
EURO AREA CURRENT ACCOUNT, NOVEMBER 2017

The European Central Bank reported today, that the euro area (EA19) current account (working day and seasonally adjusted) recorded a surplus of €32.5 billion in November 2017. There was a surplus in net goods trade (+€31.1 billion), net services trade (+€4.5 billion) and net primary income (+€10.5 billion) account that were partially offset by a

In November 2017, the number (seasonally adjusted) of Nova Scotians receiving regular Employment Insurance (EI) benefits increased by 390 persons (1.4 per cent) from the previous month to 28,280 and decreased by 370 persons (-1.3 per cent) from November 2016. 

Following an increase through much of 2016, the number of EI beneficiaries in Nova S...

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January 18, 2018
US HOUSING STARTS AND BUILDING PERMITS, DECEMBER AND ANNUAL 2017

US residential construction permits, a leading indicator of new construction, decreased by 0.1 per cent in December  2017 compared to the revised November 2017 estimate, to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,302,000. This is 2.8 per cent above the December 2016 estimate of 1,266,000. Compared to last month, permits for sin...

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