A hike in the cost of living saw the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) inflation rate climb
from 4.4 per cent in July, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics - released yesterday.
Most exporters have set their bottom line at US$1=NT$29, ready to sell off their U.S.-dollar holding, in order to contain their loss, should the NT dollar's exchange rate climb
over that mark, according to the banker.
Elsewhere Gateacre Comprehensive saw its overall pass rate climb
from 92% to a "best ever" 97%.
Target also watched its rate climb
to 122 percent from 86 percent.
The Labor Ministry expects to see the unemployment rate climb
up to 11,4% at the end of 2010, which means that there will 477 000 unemployed in the country.
Analysts saw a 1.0% rise for mining after a February rise and a 0.1% manufacturing uptick despite the lean March jobs report, with a 4.5% vehicle assembly rate climb
to a 15-month high of 12.0 M.
During the fourth quarter of 2001, Westchester posted 819,000 SF of negative net absorption which helped its availability rate climb
from 13.78% to 16.42% -- reaching levels not seen since in more than two years.
Reports that the EU and UK have reached a broad deal on Brexit saw the Gilt rate climb
. In other news, the German finance minister is "seriously worried" about a tariff-inspired trade war.
The inventory accumulation rate climbed
to a Q1 peak thanks to tariff "front running" swings in imports and weakness in December retail sales.
The jobless rate climbed
to 5.0% in May, equalling the rate seen in February.
THE UK's core inflation rate climbed
to 2.1 per cent in April, as rising energy costs due to the higher Ofgem price cap meant dearer prices in the economy, official statistics revealed yesterday.
Other Chinese data showed a mixed picture as the jobless rate climbed
but property investment strengthened.