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Hong Kong stocks briefly climb 2%;  China releases inflation data in line with expectations

Hong Kong stocks briefly climb 2%; China releases inflation data in line with expectations

Hong Kong movers: Real estate and tech stocks rise as optimism reopens CNBC Pro: Wall Street says a recession is coming. An investment pro names her favorite stocks to resist Wall Street pros are increasingly sounding the alarm about an impending recession. As economic growth slows and inflation stays high for longer, how should investors …

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Asian markets trade mixed amid recession fears;  China to release trade data

Asian markets trade mixed amid recession fears; Chinese trade data falls short of expectations

China’s exports and imports fall more than expected China’s dollar-denominated exports fell 8.7% in November on an annualized basis, down more than expected from a 3.5% drop, analysts said in a Reuters poll. U.S. dollar imports also fell 10.6% for the month from a year ago, beating the drop of 6% expected in a separate …

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Chinese factory activity data falls short of expectations;  Asia-Pacific markets mixed

Chinese factory activity data falls short of expectations; Asia-Pacific markets mixed

Chinese factory activity beats expectations and contracts for second straight month China’s official manufacturing purchasing managers’ index for November came in at 48, below the 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction. That’s below analysts’ expectations polled by Reuters, who had forecast a reading of 49. October’s PMI was 49.2. PMI readings are sequential and …

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Chinese real estate stocks have surged this month.  But analyst warns of 'weak reality' compared to high expectations

Chinese real estate stocks have surged this month. But analyst warns of ‘weak reality’ compared to high expectations

House prices in China fell in October mainly due to lower prices in less developed, so-called Tier 3 cities, according to analysis of official data from Goldman Sachs. Edition of the future | Edition of the future | Getty Images BEIJING — China’s real estate sector is not yet ready for a quick recovery, despite …

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