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China's second-quarter economic growth beats forecasts
Beijing (AFP) July 15, 2016
China's economy expanded more than expected in the second quarter of the year, Beijing said Friday, fuelling hopes growth may be stabilising, but analysts warned private investment was worryingly low. The world's second biggest economy grew 6.7 percent year on year in April-June, slightly quicker than forecast in an AFP survey and the same as the year's first quarter. The result is also in line with the government's 6.5-7.0 target for the full year and will provide some relief as China - and ke ... read more

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