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DATA SNAP: India February Trade Deficit $15.2 Billion Vs $9.3 Billion Year Ago

by Forex Rooton April 2, 2012 5:37 am GMT
Dow Jones News NEW DELHI -(Dow Jones)- India's trade deficit in February widened to $15.2 billion from $9.3 billion a year earlier as weakening demand hurt export growth. But imports, oil as well as non-oil, continued to grow at a strong pace. For the April-February period, the trade

Singapore 1Q Private Residential Prices Fall 0.1% On Quarter Vs +0.2% In 4Q11

by Forex Rooton April 2, 2012 1:00 am GMT
Dow Jones News SINGAPORE -(Dow Jones)- Prices of private homes in Singapore fell 0.1% in the first quarter from the previous three-month period, compared to a 0.2% rise in the fourth quarter of last year, marking their first decline after nine quarters of growth, according to flash estimates issued

Paulson Urges China To Develop Capital Markets

by Forex Rooton April 2, 2012 12:56 am GMT
Dow Jones News BOAO, China -(Dow Jones)- Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson Monday urged China to further develop its capital markets and open them to foreign competition to help the Chinese yuan become a market-determined currency. "Capital market development is essential to the rebalancing [of China's economy]

HSBC China March Final PMI 48.3 Vs 49.6 In February

by Forex Rooton April 1, 2012 2:55 am GMT
Dow Jones News SHANGHAI -(Dow Jones)- The final HSBC China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index, a gauge of nationwide manufacturing activity, fell to 48.3 in March, compared with 49.6 in February, HSBC Holdings PLC said Sunday. The fall may add to concern over faltering growth in the world's second-largest economy. A reading