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Jul 03, 2014
India's services sector hits 17 month-high despite high inflationThe data supports growing optimism among Indian firms that the new government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will push through reforms after years of policy paralysis.
Jan 06, 2014
HSBC says service sector output drops in Dec for 6th consecutive monthThe HSBC/Markit Purchasing Managers Index for the services industry fell to 46.7 in December, registering the sixth consecutive monthly drop in output levels, the longest period of continuous reduction since the 2008/2009 global financial crisis.
Oct 01, 2013
Factory activity shrinks again, but this time at a slower pace: SurveyFactory activity in India shrank for a second month in September, albeit not as sharply as in August, on a dearth of new orders which pushed firms to cut staff, a survey showed on Tuesday.
Sep 02, 2013
More pain ahead: August factory output shrinks for first time since 2009The bleak Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) comes hard on the heels of data on Friday that showed Asia's third-largest economy grew at it slowest quarterly rate in the three months to June since the global financial crisis, suggesting more pain ahead.
Jul 24, 2012
China PMI at 5-month high, will markets bounce back?China's flash factory purchasing managers index rose in July to its highest level since February, boosted by a pick up in output and signs of improvement in new export orders that offered relief to struggling financial markets.
Jul 04, 2012
June services PMI picks up but at a slower paceHSBC's services purchasing managers' index, which gauges the activity of around 400 firms in India, dropped to 54.3 in June from 54.7 in May.
Jul 02, 2012
Rupee, commodity prices keep input costs high, PMI figures showNew orders and new export orders grew, but at a slower momentum, particularly for export orders, a statement said.
May 02, 2012
India's manufacturing index rises to 5.9, as orders riseThe HSBC India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), compiled by Markit, rose to 54.9 in April from 54.7 in March.
Apr 05, 2012
China March services sees expansion, PMI at 53.3China's fast-growing services sector expanded again in March as business confidence hit an 11-month high, a private sector survey of firms said on Thursday.
Apr 04, 2012
Eurozone back in recession? Declining PMI suggests soMarkit's Eurozone Composite Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), which gauges how thousands of companies fare each month, edged down to 49.1 in March from 49.3 in February, slipping further below the 50 mark.