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Swissinfo
Government tables carpooling plansroute, but match smokers and non-smokers and people with similar musical tastes
Swissinfo / Posted 21 hours ago
route, but match smokers and non-smokers and people with similar musical tastes. Mobility pricing Latest figures by the Federal Statistics Office show that 3.9 million people commute to work in Switzerland, 52% of them by car. The government is... Read more
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Reuters
German economy to grow by around 0.6 percent in second quarter: Finance Ministryrisks arising from the Brexit negotiations and from the future U.S. trade polic
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
risks arising from the Brexit negotiations and from the future U.S. trade policy remain," the ministry added. The Federal Statistics Office will publish preliminary second quarter GDP growth figures in mid-August. The International... Read more
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Reuters
German growth outlook positive despite sentiment dip: ZEWto the expansion. Analysts expect Germany's gross domestic product to grow by
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
to the expansion. Analysts expect Germany's gross domestic product to grow by at least 0.6 in the April-June period. The Federal Statistics Office will publish preliminary second quarter GDP growth figures in mid-August. The International... Read more
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TheBull
German trade surplus swells in Maypercent compared with April adjusting for seasonal effects, reaching 107.9 bill
TheBull / Posted 14 days ago
percent compared with April adjusting for seasonal effects, reaching 107.9 billion euros ($123.02 billion), according to federal statistics office Destatis. With exports gaining 1.2 percent to reach 87.6 billion euros, Germany's trade surplus --... Read more
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EuroNews
German exports rise more than expected in Mayexports climbed 1.4 percent – their fifth consecutive monthly increase – while
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
exports climbed 1.4 percent – their fifth consecutive monthly increase – while imports were up 1.2 percent, data from the Federal Statistics Office showed. Both figures came in stronger than expected: A Reuters poll had pointed to exports edging... Read more
15d
Reuters
German exports rise more than expected in Mayexports climbed 1.4 percent - their fifth consecutive monthly increase - while
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
exports climbed 1.4 percent - their fifth consecutive monthly increase - while imports were up 1.2 percent, data from the Federal Statistics Office showed. Both figures came in stronger than expected: A Reuters poll had pointed to exports edging... Read more
18d
CNBC
Germany voices concerns over a trade war between US and EuropeMeanwhile, data released in February by the German Federal Statistics Office sh
CNBC / Posted 18 days ago
Meanwhile, data released in February by the German Federal Statistics Office showed that Germany's trade surplus rose to 252.9 billion euros ($270.05 billion) in 2016, surpassing the previous high of 244.3 billion euros in 2015. If it were a single... Read more
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TheBull
German industrial orders rebound in Mayeconomy. There were 1.0 percent more new contracts in May than in the previous
TheBull / Posted 18 days ago
economy. There were 1.0 percent more new contracts in May than in the previous month, correcting for seasonal effects, federal statistics office Destatis said in a statement. May's rebound was well short of forecasts from analysts surveyed by... Read more
24d
DW
More foreigners living in Germany than ever before |The German Federal Statistics Office (Destatis) reported the highest-ever numbe
DW / Posted 24 days ago
The German Federal Statistics Office (Destatis) reported the highest-ever number of people with foreign passports living in Germany, marking an increase of 1.9 million foreigners in the country over the past two years. The latest number of more than... Read more
24d
EuroNews
German retail sales rise more than expected in Mayindicator, which is often subject to revision, showed retail sales rose by 0.5
EuroNews / Posted 24 days ago
indicator, which is often subject to revision, showed retail sales rose by 0.5 percent on the month in real terms, the Federal Statistics Office said. That was higher than the 0.3 percent rise forecast in a Reuters poll and came after a fall of... Read more
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The Irish Times
German retail sales rise in May as private consumption increasesindicator, which is often subject to revision, showed retail sales rose by 0.5
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
indicator, which is often subject to revision, showed retail sales rose by 0.5 per cent on the month in real terms, the Federal Statistics Office said. That was higher than the 0.3 per cent rise forecast in a Reuters poll and came after a fall... Read more
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EuroNews
Germans' purchasing power grows at slowest pace in more than three yearsquarter at its weakest rate in more than three years as inflation accelerated i
EuroNews / Posted a month ago
quarter at its weakest rate in more than three years as inflation accelerated in Europe’s largest economy, data from the Federal Statistics Office showed on Friday. Real wages climbed by 0.6 percent between January and March compared with the... Read more

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