April 17, 2012 Headlines: China Currency Update, Japanese Manufacturing Losses, Retail Sales Up, and More

Posted by smorgante on 04/17/2012

WSJ: The yuan will now be able to move 1% up or down against the dollar.

AP: In another sign of China’s wealth, rising sales of Burberry are felt in the company’s headquarters.

WSJ: There’s still a lot standing in the way of economic growth.

NYT: Japanese manufacturing is departing, and the country is facing stark choices.

WSJ: What can we learn from the recent GDP data from China?

NYT: China’s PM Wen Jiabao has called for an end to government corruption.

Reuters: Retail sales rose 0.8% in March, another good sign for economic growth.

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