The Japanese economy release the Construction Orders for August, where the actual reading came at 9.3 % compare to the previous reading of 5.7%. As for the Annualized Housing Starts for August, it came at 0.934 million from the previous reading of 0.955 million while the expectations refer to 0.860 million.

The annual Housing Starts for August came at 14.0% from the previous 21.2% while the expected reading was 4.5%.