China manufacturing activity expands slightly in September - official PMI
BEIJING, Oct 1 Activity in China's manufacturing sector expanded slightly in September, an official survey showed on Saturday.
RABAT, Feb 16 Morocco's trade deficit fell 22.8 percent from a year earlier to 12.36 billion dirhams ($1.47 billion) in January, the foreign exchange regulator said, as import growth slowed at the start of the year. Figures are in billions of dirhams. Jan Jan 2013 2012 EXPORTS 13.67 14.34 IMPORTS 26.03 30.34 BALANCE -12.36 -16.01 MIGRANT REMITTANCES 4.65 4.61 TOURISM RECEIPTS 4.37 4.13 FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT 1.33 1.29
1000/1400: The Commerce Dept. issues Construction Spending for August.
OTTAWA, Sept 30 Canadian economic growth got a big boost from oil production in July, but a slowdown in construction was in evidence as well, an early indication of the pain that could come with the end of the country's years-long housing boom.