... * China official PMI at 3-year low; Markit reading at 6-1/2 yr low. * China services sector growing, but at slower pace. * European factory growth rates weakened in August.
The United States is weighing sanctions on Russia, as well as China, after a spate of serious cyberattacks. “The sanctions Washington is currently considering would not target suspected hackers of government data, but rather foreign citizens and firms ...
JAKARTA, Sept 1 Global economic growth is likely to be weaker than earlier expected, the head of the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday, due to a slower recovery in advanced economies and a further slowdown in emerging nations.
German unemployment declined in August and manufacturing gained momentum, signaling that Europe's largest economy will continue growing.
LONDON Oil prices fell sharply on Tuesday after official data showed China's manufacturing sector, one of the main engines powering the world's biggest energy consumer, contracted at its fastest pace in three years.