British manufacturing PMI rebounds to 51.9 in July

August 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on British manufacturing PMI rebounds to 51.9 in July 

LONDON, Aug. 3 — British manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI), a gauge of the industry's activities, rebounded to 51.9 in July 2015 from a 26-month low of 51.4 in June 2015, said Markit Economics Monday.

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HSBC indicator for China services activity slows in June

July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on HSBC indicator for China services activity slows in June 

BEIJING, July 3 — Chinese service sector continued to expand in June, but at the slowest expansion rate since January, according to an industry index released by HSBC on Friday.

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British construction PMI drops to 57.8 in March

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LONDON, April 2 — British construction purchasing managers' index (PMI) dropped to 57.8 in March 2015 from 60.1 in February 2015, the lowest reading over the past three months, said Markit Economics Limited Thursday.

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NZ services sector performance improves in January

February 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on NZ services sector performance improves in January 

WELLINGTON, Feb. 16 — Growth in New Zealand's services sector advanced last month, in contrast to the slowing expansion in manufacturing, according to the latest performance of services index (PSI) out on Monday.

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Ex-Navy captain who pioneered Nueva Ecija’s 1st maritime school named adopted son of Cabanatuan

February 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ex-Navy captain who pioneered Nueva Ecija’s 1st maritime school named adopted son of Cabanatuan 

CABANATUAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, Feb. 8 — A former captain of the Philippine Navy who became vice president of the Philippine Maritime Institute (PMI) and who founded the first-ever maritime school in Nueva Ecija has been named an adopted son of this city.

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British construction PMI drops to 17-month low

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LONDON, Jan. 5 — British construction purchasing managers' index (PMI) dropped to 57.6 in December 2014 from 59.4 in November, recording the lowest reading over the past 17 months, said Markit Economics Limited on Monday.

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British manufacturing PMI slips at year end

January 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on British manufacturing PMI slips at year end 

LONDON, Jan 3 — British manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI), a gauge of the industry activities, slipped to 52.5 in December 2014 from the revised 53.3 in November 2014, recording its three-month lowest reading, said Markit Economics Limited on Friday.

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Copper drops on weak Euro zone's data

January 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Copper drops on weak Euro zone's data 

LONDON, Jan 3 — Copper futures price on the London Metal Exchange (LME) closed lower on Friday, as manufacturing data of euro-zone dampening its economic outlook.

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Roundup: U.S. stocks end 1st session in New Year narrowly mixed

January 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Roundup: U.S. stocks end 1st session in New Year narrowly mixed 

NEW YORK, Jan 3 — U.S. stocks were little changed on disappointing economic data on Friday, the first trading day of 2015.

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China's official manufacturing PMI wanes

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BEIJING, Dec. 1 — Growth in China's manufacturing sector moderates slightly in November, official data showed on Monday, suggesting business sentiment remains subdued as economic growth slows.

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