TOKYO (dpa-AFX) - Singapore will on Wednesday release November numbers for consumer prices, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity.
Inflation is expected to add 0.3 percent on month and fall 0.6 percent on year after slipping 0.4 percent on month and 0.8 percent on year in October.
Malaysia also will see November figures for consumer prices. Inflation is expected to gain 0.3 percent on month and 2.2 percent on year after rising 0.4 percent on month and 2.5 percent on year in October.
Taiwan will provide November figures for commercial sales and industrial output; they were down an annual 2.67 percent and 6.15 percent in October, respectively.
Finally, the markets in Japan are closed on Wednesday in observance of the emperor's birthday, and will re-open on Thursday.
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