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China’s Private Sector Expands Most In Six Months

China’s private sector expanded at the strongest pace in six months in August underpinned by increased activity at both manufacturers and services providers. The Caixin composite output index rose to 52.4 in August from 51.9 in July. A score above ...

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U.S. Construction Spending Unexpectedly Drops 0.6% In July

Partly reflecting a steep drop in spending on public construction, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing an unexpected decrease in U.S. construction spending in the month of July. The report said construction spending fell by 0.6 percent. ...

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U.S. Job Growth Falls Well Short Of Estimates In August

Job growth in the U.S. came in well below economist estimates in the month of August, according to a closely watched report released by the Labor Department on Friday. The Labor Department said non-farm payroll employment climbed by 156,000 jobs ...

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UK Factory Activity Gathers Pace In August

The UK manufacturing sector expanded at the fastest pace in four months in August driven by new orders, amid broad based expansion across all product categories. The IHS Markit/CIPS Purchasing Managers’ Index rose unexpectedly to 56.9 in August from 55.3 ...

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