India's manufacturing sector activities moderate in August constrained by COVID-19, surging costs: PMI

The August PMI data pointed to an improvement in overall operating conditions for the second straight month.

published on : 1st September 2021

China's services sector contracts in August after lockdowns

The measure for factory activity, manufacturing PMI, came in at 50.1 in August from July's 50.4. Anything above 50 indicates expansion, while below that figure points to contraction.

published on : 31st August 2021

Covid impact: Services sector contracts for third month

This is in contrast with the manufacturing sector growth, which witnessed a rebound in July.

published on : 5th August 2021

Indian service sector stuck in contraction territory for third straight month in July: PMI

The seasonally adjusted India Services Business Activity Index rose from 41.2 in June to 45.4 in July, but was stuck in the red due to subdued demand conditions amid the COVID-19 crisis.

published on : 4th August 2021

India's services sector activities slump at fastest rate in 11 months in June: PMI

In Purchasing Managers' Index parlance, a print above 50 means expansion, while a score below 50 denotes contraction.

published on : 5th July 2021

Chartered flight to Tokyo for Olympics-bound athletes, officials

Olympic-bound athletes flying out of India will now leave for Tokyo in a special chartered flight organised by one of the federation’s officials.

published on : 21st June 2021

India's service sector activities slumped into contraction territory for May 2021: PMI

The seasonally adjusted India Services Business Activity Index fell to 46.4 in May, down from 54.0 in April, as the intensification of the COVID-19 crisis caused renewed declines.

published on : 3rd June 2021

'Manufacturing activities in India eases in March; challenging times ahead'

The seasonally adjusted IHS Markit India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell from 57.5 in February to a seven-month low of 55.4 in March.

published on : 5th April 2021