HSBC’s Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) shows that manufacturing activity in China hit...
by Scott Greene | Jan 25, 2013
China’s factory sector growth reached a two-year high in January, according to a preliminary survey released on Thursday, as the economy continues to demonstrate signs of a rebound. From Reuters: The HSBC flash purchasing...
by CDT Money | May 7, 2012
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s arrival in Beijing for a fourth round of Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED) with several high-ranking members of the Chinese leadership took...
by CDT Money | Apr 30, 2012
A preliminary measure of manufacturing activity painted a stabilizing picture of the Chinese factory sector this week, though concerns persist over potential export weakness as a trip by Wen Jiabao brought Europe back to the...
by CDT Money | Nov 28, 2011
Moderate pessimism continues as the main theme of economic news from China, as it faces turmoil in the EU – if considered a single economy, China’s largest trading partner – and rising concerns about the stability of the...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 30, 2010
From the Wall Street Journal: China’s official PMI, issued by the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing and the National Bureau of Statistics, fell to 52.1 in June, the second straight month in which it has...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 30, 2009
Reuters reports on the PMI and other recent economic figures released in China: China’s manufacturing sector expanded for the ninth consecutive month in November but ran into headwinds from weaker trade and employment, a...
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