Global shares fell Tuesday, burdened by disappointing manufacturing data out of China, which fueled fresh concerns over growth in the world's second-largest economy.
JAKARTA, Indonesia—IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Tuesday that the organization expects global economic growth to weaken and that Asia, while expected to lead growth, risks slowing further due to the recent volatility in financial markets.
LONDON Oil prices fell more than 3 percent on Tuesday after official data showed China's giant manufacturing sector, the engine powering the world's biggest energy consumer, contracted at the fastest pace in three years.
Joblessness in the euro area unexpectedly declined to its lowest level in more than 3 years, a sign the bloc's economic recovery is gaining traction.
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