Online shopping in South Korea maintained a double-digit monthly growth as consumers increasingly prefer purchases online rather offline amid widespread penetration of smartphones, a government report showed Monday.
New smartphone releases and the consequent demand for chips used in the phones led a rebound in South Korea's industrial production last month, a government report showed on Thursday.
Growth in New Zealand's services sector accelerated last month, according to the latest performance of services index (PSI) out Monday.
Food and drink purchases led a rise in spending by New Zealanders on their debit and credit cards last month, the government statistics agency said Wednesday.
Industrial output growth in South Korea hit the highest in about 4 years in February, indicating that the economy may resume recovery, a government report showed Tuesday.
China's manufacturing activity improved slightly in February thanks to increased output and new orders, according to HSBC's preliminary purchasing managers' index (PMI) released on Wednesday.
China's manufacturing activity contracted for the second month in a row in February, hitting a seven-month low and dividing economic opinion.
The U.S. economy still has a long way to go to make up for millions of recession-fueled job losses despite strong employment growth in February, economists said Friday.
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