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China February HSBC services PMI edges up Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015

BEIJING (Reuters) - Activity in China's services sector grew modestly in February as new orders rose at their quickest pace in three months, a private survey showed just a few days after the central bank cut interest rates to stimulate the world's second-largest economy.  Full Article

 
From prime rib to chips and dip: Lean times at mining's annual conference 2:06am EST 

TORONTO (Reuters) - When the world's miners head for Toronto each year to attend their industry's annual conference, they arrive with certain expectations. They're accustomed to finding oyster bars, rowdy parties, open bars with high-end liquor and elegant hotel suites.  Full Article  

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U.S. firms in China expect less rosy times as economy slows: survey Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. companies in China have a less rosy outlook for business conditions over the next five years due to a slowing economy, an "opaque" regulatory environment and rising domestic competition, a U.S. business lobby survey showed on Wednesday.  Full Article