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  • BEIJING, Jan 23- China's manufacturing growth stalled for the second straight month in January and companies had to cut prices at a faster clip to win new business, adding to worries about growing deflationary pressures in the economy, a private survey showed. The HSBC/ Markit Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index hovered at 49.8 in January, little...

  • BEIJING, Jan 23- China's manufacturing growth stalled for the second straight month in January and companies had to cut prices at a faster clip to win new business, adding to worries about growing deflationary pressures in the economy, a private survey showed. The HSBC/ Markit Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index hovered at 49.8 in January, little...

  • TOKYO, Jan 23- Japanese manufacturers began the new year on a strong note as domestic and overseas orders picked up, a survey showed on Friday, suggesting the economy is shrugging off a slump in consumer spending last year that triggered a recession. The Markit/ JMMA flash Japan Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index rose to a seasonally adjusted 52.1 in...

  • JPMorgan's Global All-Industry Output Index, produced with Markit, fell to a 14- month low of 52.3 in December from November's 53.1 but has now held above the 50 mark that divides growth from contraction for more than two years. "The latest PMI data point to a further easing in the rate of global economic growth at the end of last year," said David Hensley at JPMorgan.

  • *Markit says points to Q4 GDP growth falling to 0.5 pct. LONDON, Jan 6- Britain's economic recovery softened further as growth across services companies slowed sharply during December to its lowest level since mid-2013, a survey showed on Tuesday. Sterling slipped to a 17- month low against the dollar after the Markit/ CIPS UK Services Purchasing Managers' Index, a...

  • The Markit/ CIPS UK Services Purchasing Managers' Index suffered its biggest decline in more than three years in December, falling to 55.8 from 58.6 in November to touch its lowest level since May 2013. Survey compiler Markit said the PMI signalled Britain's economy grew by 0.5 percent in the last three months of 2014, slowing from 0.7 percent in the third...

  • Euro zone economy ended 2014 in poor shape -PMI Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Also of concern to policymakers, the surveys highlighted an ongoing downturn in France and Italy and only a stuttering performance in Germany, Europe's largest economy. "The weakness of the PMI in December will add to calls for more aggressive central bank stimulus, including full-scale quantitative easing, to be undertaken as soon as possible," said Chris...

  • CAIRO, Jan 6- Business activity in Egypt expanded at its fastest rate in three months in December, a survey showed on Tuesday, with rising output and export demand bolstering a fragile economic recovery. "Egypt is yet to regain momentum but a fifth consecutive score above 50.0 reinforces our view that the economy continues to stabilize," Simon Williams, chief...

  • HONG KONG, Jan 6- China's yuan edged up against the dollar on Tuesday after a private survey showed China's services sector grew at its fastest pace in three months in December. The People's Bank of China fixed the midpoint at 6.1256 per dollar, slightly softer than Monday's 6.1248. The HSBC/ Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index picked up to 53.4 last month...

  • BEIJING, Jan 6- China's services sector grew at its fastest pace in three months in December as new orders remained strong, a private survey showed, an encouraging sign of strength even as manufacturing activity slows and the property market softens. The HSBC/ Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index picked up to 53.4 last month from November's 53.0, well above...

  • BEIJING, Jan 6- China's services sector grew at its fastest pace in three months in December as new orders remained strong, a private survey showed, an encouraging sign of strength even as manufacturing activity slows and the property market softens. The HSBC/ Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index picked up to 53.4 last month from November's 53.0, well above...

  • WARSAW, Jan 5- Weaker growth in Hungarian manufacturing led a slowdown in central European factory output in December as falling oil costs failed to offset the drag from the euro zone's malaise and the crisis in Russia. The Manufacturing PMI index for Poland, the region's largest economy, eased to 52.8 last month from 53.2 in November, data compiled by Markit and...

  • TOKYO, Jan 5- Japanese manufacturing activity showed sustained growth in December, a survey showed on Monday, suggesting domestic demand continues to recover after the economy fell into a surprise recession last year. The final Markit/ JMMA Japan Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index was 52.0 in December, slightly less than a preliminary reading of 52.1...

  • LONDON, Jan 2- Euro zone manufacturing ended 2014 on a subdued note as output, new orders and employment all recorded sluggish growth, a survey showed on Friday, adding to pressure on the European Central Bank to boost the economy. "Euro zone factory activity more or less stagnated again in December, rounding off a year which saw an initial, promising-looking upturn...

  • Strong new business reinforces Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's view that the economy will grow "much better" in 2015/ 16, while weaker inflation gives the Reserve Bank of India more room to cut interest rates as expected this year. The HSBC Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, compiled by Markit, rose to 54.5 in December from 53.3, its highest since end-2012...

  • SEOUL, Jan 2- South Korea's manufacturing activity shrank for a fourth consecutive month in December but at a slower pace, a private-sector survey showed on Friday, adding to signs that the economy may be slowly regaining its footing heading into 2015.. The HSBC/ Markit purchasing managers' index on South Korea's manufacturing sector rose to a seasonally...

  • China service sector growth picks up in December Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    BEIJING, Jan 1- Growth in China's services sector picked up slightly in December, a government study showed on Thursday, helping to offset further weakness in manufacturing which is weighing on the world's second-largest economy. The official non-manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, rose to 54.1 in December from November's 53.9, well above the 50-...

  • *Dec official manufacturing PMI slows to 50.1. BEIJING, Jan 1- Growth in China's factory sector slowed as expected in December, a government study showed on Thursday, underlining the challenges facing the country's manufacturers as they fight rising costs and softening demand in a cooling economy. "This indicates that industrial growth is still in a downward...

  • BEIJING, Jan 1- Growth in China's factory sector slowed as expected in December, a government study showed on Thursday, underlining the challenges facing the sector as manufacturers fight rising costs and softening demand in a cooling economy. Economists who advise the government have recommended that China lower its growth target to around 7 percent in...

  • Chicago PMI 58.3  Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 9:45 AM ET

    CNBC contributor Jim Iuorio, reports the Chicago Purchasing Managers Index data for December.