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China's services sector expands in March

But private survey reveals slowing job growth pointing to weakness in the economy

LOOKING FOR SUPPORT: To stoke growth, many economists expect Beijing to unveil additional policy measures to help the weakest sectors such as the housing market.


CHINA's services sector expanded in March even as growth in employment and new business fell to their lowest in at least eight months, a private survey showed on Friday, in yet another sign that the weak Chinese economy may need more policy aid.

The HSBC/Markit China...

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