Deflation fears: China's Jan inflation comes in at 0.8%, hits 5-year low
Feb 10, 2015 at 17:41 | Source:
Beijing: China's inflation plunged to a more than five-year low of 0.8 percent in January, official data showed today, fuelling fears the world's second-largest economy is on the brink of a deflationary spiral.The rise in the consumer price index (CP...
China inflation eases to five-year low
Dec 10, 2014 at 09:27 | Source:
Inflation in China eased to a five-year low in November, showing ongoing weakness in the Asian giant. The consumer price index rose to 1.4% in November from 1.6% in October, which is the lowest since November 2009. The reading was also below market e...
China inflation slows to near five-year low
Oct 15, 2014 at 12:42 | Source:
Inflation in China eased to a near five-year low in September, adding to further evidence of a slowdown in the world's second largest economy. The consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.6% in September from a year ago - the lowest since January 2010....
Hong Kong Stocks Swing as Investors Weigh China Inflation
Oct 15, 2014 at 08:00 | Source:
Hong Kong stocks swung between gains and losses as investors weighed China inflation data. City developers led gains while energy shares slumped. The Hang Seng Index (HSI) slid 0.2 percent to 23,008.06 as of 9:34 a.m. in Hong Kong after rising as&...
China Inflation Remains Below Annual Target
Aug 09, 2014 at 22:00 | Source:
China's consumer inflation remained below the government's goal in July, suggesting monetary easing has yet to filter through to prices in the broader economy. The consumer price index rose 2.3 percent from a year earlier, the Nationa...
China Inflation Suggests a Harder Landing: Komileva
May 09, 2014 at 16:00 | Source:
May 9 (Bloomberg) –- G+ Economics Chief Economist Lena Komileva discusses consumer inflation in China and what we can expect from the Bank of England's inflation report due out next week. She speaks to Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television&am...
Asia shares step cautiously around tame China inflation
May 09, 2014 at 13:16 | Source:
TOKYO: Asian shares were mostly down on Friday as a tense situation in Ukraine made investors cautious, though markets took a tame Chinese inflation report in their stride despite the implications for weakening demand in the region's economic powerho...
Sensex opens in green; IT, power, realty advance
May 09, 2014 at 10:11 | Source:
MUMBAI: The S&P BSE Sensex opened on a positive note on Friday, led by gains in technology, power and realty sectors even as the Asian markets remained weak. According to analysts, the market is expected to turn choppy later in the day in absence of...
Asia Shares Pare Losses as China Inflation In Line
May 09, 2014 at 10:00 | Source:
Tokyo: Asian shares mostly slumped on Friday as a tense situation in Ukraine made investors cautious, though a tame inflation report from China calmed some nerves. The euro remained on a shaky footing after tumbling overnight when European Central&am...
Asia Shares Down Before China Inflation Data
May 09, 2014 at 10:00 | Source:
Tokyo: Asian shares got off to a lacklustre start on Friday after a flat performance on Wall Street, with a tense situation in Ukraine adding to the cautious mood ahead of China inflation data later in the day. The euro was on a shaky footing after ...
Pre-market: Nifty seen opening flat; may retest 6,650 levels
May 09, 2014 at 08:26 | Source:
NEW DELHI: The 50-share Nifty index is expected to open lower on Friday following muted trend seen in other Asian markets. Tracking the momentum, the index is expected to retest its crucial psychological support level of 6,650 in trade today. At 07:...
China Inflation Slows to 13-Month Low
Mar 09, 2014 at 08:00 | Source:
China's inflation slowed more than estimated to a 13-month low in February while factory-gate deflation deepened as prices cooled following a week-long holiday. The consumer price index rose 2 percent from a year earlier, the National Bureau ...
Aussie Rallies After China Inflation Data Boost Trade Prospects
Feb 14, 2014 at 16:00 | Source:
The Australian dollar rallied after consumer prices in China increased more than economists estimated, boosting trade prospects. The kiwi dollar rose versus most of its major peers as food prices in the nation rebounded. Australian bonds extended gai...
Asian stocks mostly higher, China inflation steady
Feb 14, 2014 at 12:00 | Source:
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday after China's inflation was steady in January, leaving its government room to stimulate the economy if a slowdown worsens. The Chinese data added to the boost from ...
Mark Mobius: Looking for emerging markets bargains
Feb 03, 2014 at 18:12 | Source:
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Mark Mobius is bargain-hunting for emerging-markets stocks. But the selloff may need to deepen before this veteran value investor gets really interested. “We view such selloffs as opportunities to pick up bargains i...
Asia stocks mostly lower, with China data in focus
Dec 10, 2013 at 10:52 | Source:
Asian markets traded mostly lower Tuesday ahead of Chinese data due out later in the session, with Japanese shares falling as the yen’s downward momentum slowed. Most of Asia shrugged off a positive overnight lead from the U.S. Shares in Japan and...
Nymex oil suffers first loss in seven sessions
Dec 10, 2013 at 04:47 | Source:
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Nymex oil prices settled lower Monday for their first loss in seven sessions as comments from Federal Reserve officials raised the possibility that the central bank will make the decision next week to taper its stimul...
European stocks climb after China trade data
Dec 09, 2013 at 15:37 | Source:
LONDON (MarketWatch) — European stock markets mostly rose on Monday, keying off gains seen overnight in Asia where better-than-expected Chinese export data signaled stronger demand from the global economy and sent the region’s markets higher. Th...
Slower China inflation reduces worries of tighter policy
Dec 09, 2013 at 14:00 | Source:
Beijing: China's annual consumer inflation unexpectedly slowed in November, easing market fears of any imminent policy tightening as authorities meet this week to outline their policy and reform priorities for 2014. Rising money market rates ...
Oil gets small boost from China data
Dec 09, 2013 at 12:57 | Source:
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) — Oil futures nosed higher in electronic trade Monday, helped by Chinese data out over the weekend showing a strong gain in petroleum imports. Benchmark U.S. crude oil for January delivery (NMN:CLF4) edged up 12 cents, ...