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Warnings from chipmakers point to wider economic slowdown

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Demand for electronics devices is weakening, according to circuit makers at the base of the industry’s food chain, suggesting a long-predicted slowdown in global economic growth may be coming to pass. September, the peak … Continue reading

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IMF warns of emerging markets slowdown

EM growth stalled in the wake of the financial crisis and has continued to fall and unlike in advanced economies the IMF does not forecast a recovery Asia homepage

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Verizon defends slowdown of unlimited customers’ data to FCC

By Marina Lopes and Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc defended its decision to slow data downloads for some customers using older unlimited data plans, telling U.S. regulators it was a "widely accepted" and lawful part of network … Continue reading

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Data underscore depth of China slowdown

Data show that just about every part of the Chinese economy, from factory floors to shopping malls and shipyards, had a dreary start to 2014 Asia homepage

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Indonesian consumers offset China slowdown

Despite a fall off in commodity prices and a slowdown in China – its main customer – Indonesia’s coal capital is experiencing a boom as domestic consumption thrives Asia homepage

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Pope Resources: Vulnerable To A Housing Slowdown; Overpriced By 50%

By Fincom Investment Partners: “The housing market is softer than people think,” (Jeffery) Gundlach said, pointing to a slowdown in mortgage refinancing, the time it’s taking to liquidate defaulted loans and shares of homebuilders that have dropped 16 percent since … Continue reading

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Deutsche hit by debt market slowdown

German lender announces a net loss of €965m for the last three months of the year as it rushed out its full-year numbers 10 days earlier than expected Asia homepage

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India slowdown hits consumer goods groups

Times are getting tougher for the industry giants as the slowing economy, rising local input costs, weaker rupee and greater competition begin to pinch Asia homepage

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Imagination Tech slumps on smartphone slowdown

Imagination Technologies said slowdown at the top end of the smartphone market would hit the number of chips shipped using its graphics and video technology in the second half of the year, sending its shares down 15 percent. The British … Continue reading

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China data defy slowdown forecasts

Latest readings confirm world’s second-largest economy remains in good health and has once again defied predictions for a more pronounced slowdown Asia homepage

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