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The FINANCIAL -- The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 8.3% in June 2018, stable compared with May 2018 and down from 9.0% in June 2017. This remains the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since December 2008. The EU28 unemployment rate was 6.9% in June 2018, also stable compared with May 2018 and down from 7.6% in June 2017. This is the lowest rate recorded in the ...

The FINANCIAL -- Extreme weather, including record temperatures and heatwaves, drought and disastrous precipitation, has marked the first half of summer in the northern hemisphere. This has had ...

The FINANCIAL -- The estimated real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate in June 2018 amounted to 4.0 percent y-o-y. An average estimated real GDP growth equaled 6.0 percent for the Q2 2018 and ...

The FINANCIAL -- TASHKENT -- Six Uzbek women were jailed after they tried to approach President Shavkat Mirziyoev to complain about problems they and their families have encountered with police and ...

The FINANCIAL -- Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 2.1% in July 2018, up from 2.0% in June, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European ...