GDP

PM2.5 Pollution in China’s Cities Kills, Takes 1.5% Bite out of Annual GDP

PM2.5 Pollution in China’s Cities Kills, Takes 1.5% Bite out of Annual GDP

Acceleration of industrialization and urbanization are inflicting deteriorating air quality on China, with smoggy weather ever more frequent. This has…

Aug 14, 2018
Zhang Ke
Chinese Families Own More Debt Than Post-Tax Income Amid GDP Growth Downturn

Chinese Families Own More Debt Than Post-Tax Income Amid GDP Growth Downturn

Chinese Families Own More Debt Than Post-Tax Income Amid GDP Growth Downturn

Aug 9, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
 China’s Second-Quarter GDP Growth Slipped to 6.7% But Still Met Expectations

China’s Second-Quarter GDP Growth Slipped to 6.7% But Still Met Expectations

China’s Second-Quarter GDP Growth Slipped to 6.7% But Still Met Expectations. China’s economic growth slipped to 6.7 percent in…

Jul 16, 2018
Zhu Yanran
China's GDP Grows 6.8 pct in First Half

China's GDP Grows 6.8 pct in First Half

China's gross domestic product expanded 6.8 percent year on year in the first half of 2018 to about 41.90 trillion…

Jul 16, 2018
Xinhua
IMF Pegs 2018 China Growth at 6.6 Percent, Suggests Further Reining in Debt

IMF Pegs 2018 China Growth at 6.6 Percent, Suggests Further Reining in Debt

The International Monetary Fund expects China’s economic growth to weaken slightly to 6.6 percent this year before moderating to 5.5 percent by 2023.

May 31, 2018
Zhou Ailin
Quake-Stricken Sichuan Counties Are Bouncing Back From Deadly Tremor 10 Years Ago

Quake-Stricken Sichuan Counties Are Bouncing Back From Deadly Tremor 10 Years Ago

Quake-Stricken Sichuan Counties Are Bouncing Back From Deadly Tremor 10 Years Ago. China’s southwestern province of Sichuan has got 39…

May 8, 2018
Li Xiuzhong
China's Q1 GDP Grows 6.8% Year on Year

China's Q1 GDP Grows 6.8% Year on Year

The Chinese economy saw a solid start to the year with a 6.8-percent growth in the first quarter, official data showed Tuesday.

Apr 17, 2018
Xinhua
China’s GDP to Grow 6.6% This Year on Strong Domestic Consumption, ADB Says

China’s GDP to Grow 6.6% This Year on Strong Domestic Consumption, ADB Says

China’s gross domestic product will expand at a 6.6 percent clip this year, slower than last year’s 6.9 percent, according to the latest forecast from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Apr 12, 2018
Xu Wei
China Should Step Up Economic Opening to Circumvent US Tariffs, Yicai Chief Economists Survey Suggests

China Should Step Up Economic Opening to Circumvent US Tariffs, Yicai Chief Economists Survey Suggests

If the trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies escalates into a trade war, it will have a direct…

Apr 10, 2018
He Xiao
China Recorded Manageable Foreign Debt Ratios Last Year on Stable Operation of Macroeconomy

China Recorded Manageable Foreign Debt Ratios Last Year on Stable Operation of Macroeconomy

China posted impressive foreign debt-to-GDP and foreign debt-to-exports ratios last year, said the country’s foreign exchange market regulator, adding that…

Mar 30, 2018
Xu Wei
Chinese Women Contribute More to GDP Than Overseas Counterparts

Chinese Women Contribute More to GDP Than Overseas Counterparts

Chinese women contribute more to gross domestic product than their counterparts around the world, according to a report by Deloitte China and women’s professional support network Lean In China.

Mar 9, 2018
Xu Wei
 China to Maintain Steady Debt Ratio, Expansionary Fiscal Policy in 2018

China to Maintain Steady Debt Ratio, Expansionary Fiscal Policy in 2018

China will prevent any rise in debt ratio, said its finance minister, signaling continuation of expansionary fiscal policy. The finance…

Mar 7, 2018
Xu Wei