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Marius Zaharia

Global Economy: U.S.-China trade war takes toll on global manufacturing

02 Jan 2019

LONDON/HONG KONG Factory activity weakened across much of Europe and Asia in December as the U.S.-China trade war and a slowdown in demand hit production in many economies, offering little reason for optimism as the new year begins.

GLOBAL ECONOMY-U.S.-China trade war takes toll on global manufacturing

02 Jan 2019

* Factory activity shrinks in Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea (Adds European data, comment)

GLOBAL ECONOMY-China slowdown, trade disputes weigh on Asia factory activity

02 Jan 2019

* Asian central banks seen on hold throughout 2019 (Adds India PMI)

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Factory activity in Asia weakens on China slowdown, trade disputes

02 Jan 2019

HONG KONG, Jan 2 Factory activity weakened across Asia in December as the Sino-U.S. trade war and a slowdown in Chinese demand hit production in most economies, strengthening the case for a pause in interest rate hikes in the region in 2019.

Asia's central banks have almost no reasons to hike rates in 2019

20 Dec 2018

HONG KONG Weaker economic growth and tepid price pressures in Asia will leave central banks in the region with few reasons to tighten policy next year -- especially as U.S. rate hikes slow -- unless a new bout of currency weakness forces them to do so.

Asia's central banks have almost no reasons to hike rates in 2019

20 Dec 2018

HONG KONG Weaker economic growth and tepid price pressures in Asia will leave central banks in the region with few reasons to tighten policy next year -- especially as U.S. rate hikes slow -- unless a new bout of currency weakness forces them to do so.

Reuters Summit: Asian equities have already priced in most bad news on trade - AIA CIO

16 Nov 2018

HONG KONG Asian equity markets have already discounted much of the bad news about the trade war between Beijing and Washington and the slowdown in China economy could offer some bargains in 2019, insurer AIA Group's chief investment officer said.

Value Partners may buy into more pain for Asia stocks in early 2019

16 Nov 2018

HONG KONG Asset manager Value Partners may trim its equities exposure into next year as U.S.-China trade talks enter a crucial stage, but a further capitulation in the market may also lead to attractive valuations, a senior fund manager said.

Trade war impact deepens across Asia, but 'real economic shock' yet to hit

01 Nov 2018

HONG KONGThe economic impact of the intensifying trade war between Washington and Beijing appeared to deepen last month with factory activity and export orders weakening across Asia, but analysts warned the worst was yet to come. | Video

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Trade war impact deepens across Asia, but 'real economic shock' yet to hit

01 Nov 2018

* Activity slows in South Korea, Indonesia; shrinks in Malaysia

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