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Marius Zaharia

Global factory activity weak in March as clouds gather

01 Apr 2019

LONDON/HONG KONG Factory activity remained weak around the world last month, reinforcing worries of a global slowdown as forward-looking indicators pointed to gloomy times ahead, surveys showed on Monday.

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Unexpected bounce in China's factory activity, but Asia broadly weak

01 Apr 2019

* China manufacturing activity unexpectedly recovers in March

GLOBAL ECONOMY-China's factory activity picks up slightly, but Asia broadly weak

01 Apr 2019

* China manufacturing activity unexpectedly recovers in March

With Fed pause, list of potential Asia rate cutters grows

27 Mar 2019

SEOUL/HONG KONG A slowing global economy and abrupt end to Federal Reserve policy tightening have shifted rate cut expectations in Asia to probable from possible, with the market betting on moves by a growing list of central banks.

In sharp U-turn, monetary policy easing back in play across Asia

20 Feb 2019

HONG KONG A slowing global economy and increasing strain on businesses from a year-long Sino-U.S. trade war are tilting central banks from Japan to Australia toward monetary easing in a remarkable 180 degree turn.

Disappointing factory activity threatens global growth

01 Feb 2019

LONDON/HONG KONG Factory activity was at its weakest in years across much of the world during January, adding to worries trade tariffs, political uncertainty and cooling demand poses an increasing threat to global growth. | Video

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Factory activity shrinks across Asia as cooling China threatens global growth

01 Feb 2019

* China factory activity shrinks by most in almost three years

U.S.-China trade war takes toll on global manufacturing

02 Jan 2019

LONDON/HONG KONG Factory activity weakened across much of Europe and Asia in December as the U.S.-China trade war and a slowdown in demand hit production in many economies, offering little reason for optimism as the new year begins.

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