Slovakia's retail sales increased at a
slower pace in August, after improving in the previous two months,
figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed
Friday, reports "RTTNews".
Retail sales grew 1.1 percent year-on-year following 2.8 percent increase in July. It was the smallest gain thus far this year.
Month-on-month, retail sales declined 0.4 percent in August.
In the first eight months of the year, retail sales grew 3.3 percent from a year ago.
The Bank of Japan purchased a record 3.5 trillion yen ($32 billion) in treasury bills today...
Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (SLXP) and Italy’s Cosmo Pharmaceuticals SpA (COPN) ended a $2.7 billion merger agreement.
The bank today kept the deposit rate at -0.20 percent and the marginal lending rate was maintained at 0.30 percent.
With favourable outcome by the end of 2014 we’ll get a whole new level of Forex market.