U.S. factory activity in November fell to the lowest level since the end of the recession, as a weak global economy and strong dollar continued to buffet the manufacturing sector.
WASHINGTON Dec 1 International Monetary Fund policymakers stressed the need for further economic reforms in China and saw some operational challenges in adding China's yuan to the Fund's benchmark currency basket, the IMF said on Tuesday.
After Black Friday and Cyber Monday holiday buying sprees, along comes #GivingTuesday - a day of generosity promoted around the world.
Car sales are on track to reach their highest November sales volume since 2001, as Black Friday deals against a favorable economic backdrop helped buoy a traditionally sluggish month damped by fewer selling days.
Cyber Monday and Black Friday deals have, in some cases, become rolling deals that extend beyond two designated days at the end of November.