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SYDNEY China's factories flatlined in June as exports shrank and jobs were cut, a worrying trend evident across Asia that argues for yet more policy stimulus as doubts gather over the potency of measures taken so far.
... * MSCI Asia-Pacific index gains 0.1 pct, Nikkei rises 0.8 pct. * Pound drops again after BOE's Carney hints of rate cuts ahead.
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