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PMI growth slows; signs promising

China’s manufacturing growth slowed in April as the government tightened supervision of financial risks, but still maintains momentum, according to analysts.

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Manufacturing hits an 18-month high

New HSBC data on China’s manufacturing activity July beat analysts’ expectations, with PMI hitting an 18-month high after months of sluggish growth, signaling recovery in the second-half of 2014. The preliminary reading of the Purchasing Managers Index, jointly released by HSBC Holdings Plc and Markit Ltd on Thursday, rose to 52 from the final June […]

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Manufacturing hits 7-month low

Easing rate of decline suggests stability is near, experts say A key gauge of manufacturing fell to a seven-month low of 50.2 in June, compounding concerns over further slowing of the world’s second-largest economy. The Purchasing Managers’ Index registered a second month of decline, down from 50.4 in May, and also hit its lowest level […]

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