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BEIJING--A closely watched gauge of China's manufacturing activities showed sluggish growth for a second straight month, indicating that the world's second-largest economy still faces downward pressure. Uncertainties have been hovering over the Chinese economy as recent economic data ranging from ...
By Gaurav Raghuvanshi SINGAPORE--The Monetary Authority of Singapore on Tuesday released the following provisional money-supply data for August: August 2014 Year Earlier July 2014 M1 S$157.6 Bln S$154.9 Bln S$156.3 Bln M2 S$503.0 Bln S$495.5 Bln S$498.7 Bln M3 S$514.7 ...
BEIJING--A private gauge of activity in China's manufacturing sector held steady in September following a notable slowdown in August, suggesting that Chinese economic growth still faces headwinds. The HSBC China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers" Index, a gauge of nationwide manufacturing activity, ...