Wednesday, July 04, 2012

"Bad News" Most Countries Would Want

-Growth in real retail sales in Hong Kong has slowed significantly in recent months, so that they "only" increased 5.8%.

-During the latest year, unemployment in √Öland, an autonomous Swedish speaking part of Finland, has increased by 8% during the latest year. But since unemployment initially was only 2.5%, 8% means only 0.2 percentage points so that unemployment currently is 2.7%