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Reuters.

Japanese household spending keeps falling

Spending among Japanese households fell a steeper-than-expected 4.7 percent in August.

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China September PMI misses estimate

China's manufacturing activity came in below initial expectations in September, HSBC said.

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REUTERS

Asia stocks unsettled by sluggish factories

Asian markets were in hesitant mood as investors wondered what China's response would be to civil unrest in Hong Kong.

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Botswana central bank keeps rate at 7.5%
September 26 2014 at 13:25

Botswana's central bank left its main lending rate unchanged at 7.5 percent.

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Battle for Myanmar mobile users heats up
September 26 2014 at 13:44

Norway-based telecoms giant Telenor announced that it would start mobile services in Myanmar's second-largest city Mandalay.

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US futures edge up after sell off
September 26 2014 at 14:49

US stock index futures were inching higher after major indexes suffered their biggest drop since July.

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Blackberry, Nike among most active
September 26 2014 at 14:54

US-listed shares of Blackberry were leading premarket actives on the Nasdaq after the company posted quarterly results.

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Africa adds climate change bonds
September 26 2014 at 15:11

Global warming in Africa may soon move bond markets.

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Oil market firms after choppy week
September 26 2014 at 16:26

Oil prices rose slightly, striking a stable note after diving earlier this week to two-year lows on fears over ample supplies and weak demand.

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Tokyo investors remain optimistic
September 26 2014 at 16:32

Tokyo investors are eyeing a rosy future, with a reconfigured pension fund investment, more central bank easing and a possible extra government budget to safeguard the fragile recovery, analysts said.

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US growth quickest in 2-1/2 years
September 26 2014 at 17:14

The US economy grew at its fastest pace in 2-1/2 years in the second quarter with all sectors contributing to the jump in output in a bullish signal for the remainder of the year.

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US stocks gain on Nike, GDP data
September 26 2014 at 17:16

US stocks opened higher, rallying after losses following a strong earnings report from Dow member Nike and solid data on second-quarter economic growth.

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IMF: Ghana's deficit puts growth at risk
September 26 2014 at 17:35

Ghana's fiscal deficit will end the year at 9.75 percent of gross domestic product, missing a government projection of 8.8 percent, the International Monetary Fund said.

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