Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 08:52
It was the lowest reading since May, though the PMI stayed above the 50-point level that separates growth in activity from contraction for a third consecutive month.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 12:27
China`s economic growth quickened slightly to 7.5 percent in the second quarter - in line with the government`s full-year target - from 7.4 percent in the first three months, its weakest pace in 18 months.
Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 13:40
Factory output in June likely rose 5.4 percent from a year earlier, faster than the 4.7 percent growth in May, according to a poll of 27 economists.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 10:21
The official Purchasing Managers` Index (PMI) for the non-manufacturing sector slowed to 54.2 in July from June`s 55, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 10:06
China`s factories activity climbs to a 27-month high of 51.7 in July.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 09:04
The reading was much worse than the market`s median forecast of a 1.2 percent drop.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 09:11
The HSBC/Markit Flash China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers` Index rose to 52.0 in July from June`s final reading of 50.7, beating a forecast of 51.0 in a Reuters poll.
Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 09:25
It was the first time since December that the PMI was in growth territory, and the highest reading since November, when it was also 50.8.
Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 21:40
US industrial production grew 0.6 percent in May after a weak April, led by strong mining growth, central bank data released Monday showed.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 12:49
China`s economy showed some signs of stabilising in May as the government unveiled more stimulus measures to avert a sharper slowdown, with retail sales logging their best performance of the year.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 10:44
The benchmark BSE Sensex reversed its early gains and quoted lower by nearly 400 points in afternoon trade Friday on heavy profit-booking in realty, power and metals stocks.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 20:32
In March this year, the growth in output contracted by 0.5 percent after revision of the provisional estimates.
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