Friday, October 24, 2014 8:40 PM EST

GDP

The gross domestic product (GDP) or gross domestic income (GDI) is a basic measure of a country's overall economic output. It is the market value of all final goods and services made within the borders of a country in a year.

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Wall St flat as data points to US expansion

Nov 06 - New Zealand Herald

Articles About GDP

An office worker is reflected in the window of the Australian Securities Exchange building displaying the ASX50 curve for Wednesday in central Sydney August 7, 2013. Australian shares skidded 1.3 percent on Wednesday, its biggest fall in five weeks, hit b
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon October 24, 2014

By Comsec

Australian shares improved for the fourth time this week, taking the gains for the five days to 2.65 per cent. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) rose by 0.55 per cent today with no sectors missing out on the gains. (6:32 pm)

MORE TOPICS: WESTPAC, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, QUANTITATIVE EASING

Car manufacturing
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning October 24, 2014

By Comsec

US economic data, jobless claims rose by 17,000 to 283,000 last week. US markit "flash" manufacturing fell by 57.5 to 56.2 October. Across the sub-indices, new orders growth eased markedly, with new export sales falling sharply. US FHFA home prices rose 0.5% in August to be up 4. (9:27 am)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, CATERPILLAR, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, December 11, 2008.
Economic Growth In US And Sub-Saharan Africa Allay 2015 Recession Fears

By IBTimes AU

Growth prospects in the developed countries as well as some emerging markets look promising. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: IMF, AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, NIGERIA, INVESTMENT

Cars and Trucks pass through electronic gateway in Melbourne
US-Canada Border Delays Hurting Business: Canada Business Council Demands 'Hackathon' To Solve The Problem

By IBTimes AU

Border delays are hurting Canadian enterprises and if the solution is viable, it can be examined in detail. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, WHITE HOUSE

Singapore Merlion
5 Cities With The Highest Cost Of Living In 2014

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Before you start moving to these countries, you might want to stop and think again. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, UNITED KINGDOM, JAPAN, INVESTMENT, LONDON

European Central Bank
Global Markets Overview – October 20, 2014

By IG Markets

European markets saw the largest intraday swings in over two years on Friday. The US experienced the largest weekly decline and recovery since 2011 last week. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Federal Reserve
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday October 17, 2014

By Comsec

Global markets finished mixed overnight with investors shrugging off earnings results from Google, Goldman Sachs and Netflix together with better than expected economic news on jobless claims and industrial production. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: NETFLIX, FEDERAL RESERVE, GOLDMAN SACHS, MORGAN STANLEY, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Australia Ranks 8th In Global Economic Index List, New Zealand Is 3rd And the US Falls To 12th Rank

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Hong Kong and Singapore are the top two countries in this year's annual index of the world's freest economies. (Oct 14)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, AUSTRALIA, ARGENTINA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, MEXICO, ALGERIA

New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon October 13, 2014

By Comsec

The Australian market has slumped for the fifth time in six days and remains near an eight-month low. The All Ordinaries (XAO) slipped by 0.6 per cent and local stocks have shed 9.5 per cent from the highs reached at the start of September. (Oct 13)

MORE TOPICS: IMF, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK, WESFARMERS

A woman wearing a mask walks past a wall painted with China's national flag in central Beijing, October 9, 2014. Beijing issued a yellow alert for air pollution on Wednesday with smog forecast to continue for the next three days until Saturday, said the B
IMF Forecasts China To Dethrone US As World’s Biggest Economy With $17.6T GDP

By IBTimes AU

Despite the slowdown in its red-hot economy, China's growth story continues, threatening to dethrone the US as the world's largest economy in 2014 in terms of one indicator. This is the purchasing power parity, said the International Moneta... (Oct 10)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, IMF, JAPAN, COPPER, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND