12 Jun
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US CPI edges past forecasts, hits six-year high

The cost of living in the US hit a six-year high last month, pushed higher by big jumps in the prices of gasoline and medical care commodities, together with sustained strength in shelter prices.

12 Jun
Chinese credit growth slowest since 2006 in May

The flow of credit in the Chinese economy reached its lowest ebb since 2006 last month, as borrowing by local governments slowed.