BRITISH manufacturing output fell unexpectedly in February, its first month-on-month drop in almost a year, adding to signs the economy may have slowed in the first quarter.

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NEW orders for US-made goods rebounded in February, boosted by strong demand for transportation equipment and a range of other products, pointing to a strengthening manufacturing sector.

[HAVANA] Cuba and Swiss firm Nestle on Tuesday laid the first stone of a US$55 million coffee and biscuits factory joint venture in the Mariel special development zone, the latest major foreign...

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LAST week's launch of the Electronics Industry Transformation Map (ITM) by Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry) S Iswaran has been welcomed by the electronics cluster as a step in the...