China’s November export, import growth shrinks, showing weak demand 

China’s November export, import growth shrinks, showing weak demand 

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday sounded an optimistic note about trade negotiations with China as his top economic advisers downplayed friction from the arrest of Meng Wanzhou. “China talks are going very well,” Trump said on Twitter, without providing any details. In a note, analysts at Haitong Securities in Shanghai said “Growth in shipments of Chinese goods on U.S. 200 billion tariff list has started to pull back, indicating that frontloading effects may be…

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ISM non-manufacturing index hits 60.7 in November, vs. 59.7 expected

ISM non-manufacturing index hits 60.7 in November, vs. 59.7 expected

Eduardo Munoz | Reuters A worker of the LIC Corner Cafe prepares an expresso for customers in Long Island City,  New York, November 7, 2018.  The U.S. services sector expanded in the month of November, according to data released Thursday by the Institute for Supply Management. The ISM non-manufacturing index rose to 60.7 last month. Economists polled by Refinitiv expected the ISM non-manufacturing index to hit 59.7 for November, down slightly from 60.3 in October….

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China factory activity grew slightly in November: Caixin PMI

China factory activity grew slightly in November: Caixin PMI

China’s factory activity grew slightly in November, a private survey showed, though new export orders extended their decline in a further blow to the sector already hurt by the Sino-U.S. trade frictions. The Caixin/Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for November, released on Monday, ticked up to 50.2 from 50.1 in October. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast a reading of 50.0, the level that separates expansion from contraction. Domestic orders have been losing momentum…

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November jobs report could spark a major market sell-off: Invesco 

November jobs report could spark a major market sell-off: Invesco 

Spencer Platt | Getty Images Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on October 10, 2018 in New York City.  The issue has hurt the market in the past. Last February, a higher than expected wage growth number panicked Wall Street. It sent the 10-Year Treasury yield above 3 percent and sparked a correction. However, the market rebounded until running into more trouble in October, mainly on fears that the…

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Bitcoin fell 37 percent in November, erasing $70 billion from industry

Bitcoin fell 37 percent in November, erasing $70 billion from industry

November will be a month to remember for bitcoin investors. The world’s largest cryptocurrency ended November down 37 percent, its worst drop since April 2011 when the cryptocurrency fell about 39 percent, according to data from CoinDesk. Bitcoin hit a low of $3,878.66 Friday after starting November above the $6,300 mark. The digital currency is now down more than 70 percent since the start of 2018 and 80 percent from its all-time high hit late…

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November official Purchasing Managers’ Index 

November official Purchasing Managers’ Index 

Growth in China’s vast manufacturing sector stalled for the first time in over two years in November, missing expectations and adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more economic support measures amid a bitter trade war with the United States. The official Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 50.0 in November from 50.2 in October, data showed on Friday. The 50-point mark is considered neutral territory, indicating no growth in activity or contraction on a…

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OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 5.0.7 With November Android Security Patch, Bug Fixes, and More

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 5.0.7 With November Android Security Patch, Bug Fixes, and More

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T have also received support for OnePlus Type-C Bullets Earphones OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T have started receiving the OxygenOS 5.0.7 update. The new software build brings the November Android security patch. It also includes a bunch of general bug fixes and improvements to enhance the overall performance of the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. Further, the latest OxygenOS update brings support for OnePlus Type-C Bullets Earphones. The headphones were initially…

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Nokia 7 Plus Update Brings November Android Security Patch, New Camera App With Google Lens Integration: Reports

Nokia 7 Plus Update Brings November Android Security Patch, New Camera App With Google Lens Integration: Reports

Nokia 7 Plus received an update to Android 9.0 Pie back in September Nokia 7 Plus has received a new Android Pie build that brings the November Android security patch. The update also brings the Camera app version 9.0 that includes an all-new interface as well as Google Lens and Google Motion integration. While HMD Global is supposed to push the new software update to all the Nokia 7 Plus across the globe, it is…

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Redmi Note 6 Pro Next Sale Date on Flipkart and Mi.com is November 28

Redmi Note 6 Pro Next Sale Date on Flipkart and Mi.com is November 28

Redmi Note 6 Pro, which was first made available in the company’s Black Friday Sale last week, now has its second sale date in India. The smartphone is the successor to the popular Redmi Note 5 Pro, and was launched in India on Thursday, originally unveiled in China in September. The Redmi Note 6 Pro features a dual front camera setup, the biggest upgrade it has compared to its predecessor. The Redmi Note 6 Pro…

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Asus ROG Gaming Phone India Launch Set for November 29

Asus ROG Gaming Phone India Launch Set for November 29

Asus’ gaming brand Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand unveiled its first gaming smartphone – the Asus ROG Phone – at Computex in June this year. The company’s first ROG gaming smartphone is touted to be the world’s first smartphone with a 3D vapour-chamber cooling system, and its battery life is expected to last for up to 7 hours of Wi-Fi gameplay. At the time of launch, Asus did not share price or availability details of…

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Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 30,000 [November 2018]

Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 30,000 [November 2018]

You no longer have to spend ridiculous amounts of money for a smartphone with top of the line specifications and a premium design. In fact, the very definition of a flagship smartphone has undergone a transformation, with phones under Rs. 30,000 giving their more expensive siblings a serious run for their money. This segment has been hotting up as of late, with several new launches from the likes of Asus, Xiaomi, and Vivo. To make…

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Honor 8C India Launch Set for November 29, Will Be an Amazon-Exclusive

Honor 8C India Launch Set for November 29, Will Be an Amazon-Exclusive

Honor 8C price in India will most likely be announced on November 29 Honor 8C is all set to become the Chinese phone maker’s next smartphone for the Indian market. The Honor 7C’s successor will launch in the country on November 29, exclusively via Amazon.in. Notably, the launch of the Honor 8C comes just six months after its predecessor was launched in India back in May this year. The Honor 8C has already been launched…

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Vivo Y95 India Launch Set for November 25, Price Tipped to Be Around Rs. 20,000

Vivo Y95 India Launch Set for November 25, Price Tipped to Be Around Rs. 20,000

Vivo is all set to launch its Y95 smartphone in India on November 25. It will be the first smartphone in India to be equipped with the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, and will cost around Rs. 20,000, IANS reports, citing industry sources. Its highlights include a dual rear camera and waterdrop-shaped notch. It also features a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer has confirmed the India launch date on its website….

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Asus ROG Gaming Phone India Launch Set for November 29

Asus ROG Gaming Phone India Launch Set for November 29

Asus’ gaming brand Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand unveiled its first gaming smartphone – the ROG Phone – at Computex in June this year. The company’s first ROG gaming smartphone is touted to be the world’s first smartphone with a 3D vapour-chamber cooling system, and its battery life is expected to last for up to 7 hours of Wi-Fi gameplay. At the time of launch, Asus did not share price or availability details of the…

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Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 10,000 [November 2018]

Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 10,000 [November 2018]

With dozens of affordable smartphone options available in the Indian market, it can be a daunting task as to which phone suits your needs best, and brings home the best value for the money you shell out. A considerable amount of demand is seen in the sub-Rs. 10,000 price bracket, and OEMs have a gamut of offerings that bring premium design and specification elements on affordable smartphones as well. Many companies like Xiaomi, Realme, and…

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