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China's May factory activity grew at slower pace, but momentum in services, construction sectors quicken
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China's May factory activity grew at slower pace, but momentum in services, construction sectors quicken

While most businesses in China have reopened, many manufacturers are struggling with reduced or cancelled overseas orders as lockdowns push the global economy into recession

Zoom introduces option to disable personal meeting IDs in an attempt to curb Zoombombing
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Zoom introduces option to disable personal meeting IDs in an attempt to curb Zoombombing

Zoombombing is basically when an uninvited person joins a Zoom meeting, usually by guessing or somehow acquiring the meeting ID.

Oil prices fall on US-China tensions, weak factory data; crude inventories likely to increase in coming weeks
Business

Oil prices fall on US-China tensions, weak factory data; crude inventories likely to increase in coming weeks

While global oil demand is expected to recover modestly from April lows as countries ease some lockdown measures, the glut created over months in storage facilities will loom over the markets.

Markets end in red: Sensex plummets 2,002 points, Nifty suffers heavy loss of over 560 points; ICICI Bank top loser
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Markets end in red: Sensex plummets 2,002 points, Nifty suffers heavy loss of over 560 points; ICICI Bank top loser

Sensex plunged 5.94 percent or 2,002 points on Monday, tracking massive selloffs in global markets amid rising US-China tensions.

Cornavirus Outbreak: India's manufacturing sector activity hits record low in April due to lockdown, says PMI survey
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Cornavirus Outbreak: India's manufacturing sector activity hits record low in April due to lockdown, says PMI survey

The country's manufacturing sector activity witnessed an unprecedented contraction in April amid national lockdown restrictions, following which new business orders collapsed at a record pace and firms sharply reduced their staff numbers, a monthly survey said on Monday

Pandemic throws global economy into deeper decline; govts, central banks around world unleash fiscal support to tide over crisis
Business

Pandemic throws global economy into deeper decline; govts, central banks around world unleash fiscal support to tide over crisis

Separate data on Thursday showed South Korea’s trade-reliant economy, Asia’s fourth-largest, shrank at its fastest pace since 2008 as self-containment measures kept shops closed and slumping global demand hurt exports.

March services activity contracts; new business, export demand fall as coronavirus disruptions continue to hit global economy
Business

March services activity contracts; new business, export demand fall as coronavirus disruptions continue to hit global economy

A manufacturing survey last week showed a cooling in growth which combined with a contracting services sector dragged the composite PMI to a five-month low of 50.6 last month.

India's manufacturing activity weakens in March, business sentiment sinks to record low on coronavirus concerns: PMI
Business

India's manufacturing activity weakens in March, business sentiment sinks to record low on coronavirus concerns: PMI

The country's manufacturing sector activity grew at the slowest rate in four months during March, hampered by softer rises in new business as international demand faltered owing to the coronavirus pandemic, a monthly survey said on Thursday

Asia's factory activity plunges as coronavirus shock deepens; Japan, South Korea witness sharp fall in exports
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Asia's factory activity plunges as coronavirus shock deepens; Japan, South Korea witness sharp fall in exports

Factory activity contracted sharply across most of Asia in March as the coronavirus pandemic paralyzed economic activity across the globe, with sharp falls in export power-houses Japan and South Korea overshadowing a modest improvement in China

Sensex soars over 400 points; Nifty nears 11,400-markt as central banks across globe prepare to combat economic pressure of coronavirus
Business

Sensex soars over 400 points; Nifty nears 11,400-markt as central banks across globe prepare to combat economic pressure of coronavirus

HUL, HCL Tech, Tata Steel, Nestle India, TCS and Asian Paints were among the top gainers, while ICICI Bank, L&T, PowerGrid, NTPC and Reliance Industries were trading in the red in opening session

India's unemployment rate at record high since October 2019, soars to 7.78% in February; coronavirus outbreak hits business sentiment: CMIE
Business

India's unemployment rate at record high since October 2019, soars to 7.78% in February; coronavirus outbreak hits business sentiment: CMIE

The economy expanded at its slowest pace in more than six years in the last three months of 2019, with analysts predicting further deceleration in employment

Budget overhang, RBI policy, third quarter earnings to decide market course this week; investors disappointed: Analysts
Business

Budget overhang, RBI policy, third quarter earnings to decide market course this week; investors disappointed: Analysts

Giving a thumbs down to the Budget, the market benchmark Sensex logged its biggest single-day plunge in more than a decade on Saturday after Budget presentation.

Composite PMI for December sends positive signal, disinvestment of 3 PSUs on slow mode; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
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Composite PMI for December sends positive signal, disinvestment of 3 PSUs on slow mode; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

The seasonally adjusted PMI bottomed out in October and has gone up in both November and December.

India's service sector activity growth hits five-month high in December on new business orders: PMI survey
Business

India's service sector activity growth hits five-month high in December on new business orders: PMI survey

India's services sector activity gained momentum and touched a five-month high in December, supported by an uptick in new business orders that boosted output as well as employment, a monthly survey showed on Monday

Manufacturing sector activity rises seven-month high in December; companies cautious on 2020 outlook, may impact investment
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Manufacturing sector activity rises seven-month high in December; companies cautious on 2020 outlook, may impact investment

The IHS Markit India Manufacturing PMI rose from 51.2 in November to 52.7 in December, registering the "joint-strongest" improvement in 10 months.

India's manufacturing sector activity growth inches up in November, but remains subdued: PMI survey
Business

India's manufacturing sector activity growth inches up in November, but remains subdued: PMI survey

The country's manufacturing sector activity inched up in November, but the upturn remained subdued as growth rates for new orders as well as production were modest, a monthly survey said on Monday

India's manufacturing activity growth drops to 2-year low in October: PMI survey
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India's manufacturing activity growth drops to 2-year low in October: PMI survey

Manufacturing activity in the country continued to weaken in October, with factory orders and production rising at the weakest rates in two years, a monthly survey said on Friday

China September factory activity shrinks for fifth straight month; analysts expect growth could slow further this quarter
Business

China September factory activity shrinks for fifth straight month; analysts expect growth could slow further this quarter

China's manufacturing sector has done poorly in recent months due to weak domestic demand and higher trade tariffs

Services sector activity eases in August amid softer rise in new business orders, supportive policies key to accelerate growth: PMI
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Services sector activity eases in August amid softer rise in new business orders, supportive policies key to accelerate growth: PMI

The IHS Markit India Services Business Activity Index declined from 53.8 in July to 52.4 in August, pointing to a slower rate of increase in output.

India services activity reverses course, surges in July; expands at the fastest pace in a year: PMI
Business

India services activity reverses course, surges in July; expands at the fastest pace in a year: PMI

The IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers’ Index rose to a one year high of 53.8 in July, up from 49.6 in June and comfortably above the 50-mark that separates growth from contraction