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Latest Economic Data Boosts Shanghai Mayor’s Confidence in City’s Future

Latest Economic Data Boosts Shanghai Mayor’s Confidence in City’s Future

Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong feels more confident in the city’s future after its high-quality economic growth last year.

Jan 30, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s GDP Growth May Slow to 6.5% in 2018, Former PBOC Chief Economist Says

China’s GDP Growth May Slow to 6.5% in 2018, Former PBOC Chief Economist Says

China’s rate of economic expansion may slow this year to around 6.5 percent due to a sales slowdown in real…

Jan 29, 2018
Xu Huiyun
Guangdong Province's GDP May Surpass Spain, Russia in 2018

Guangdong Province's GDP May Surpass Spain, Russia in 2018

The gross domestic product of China’s southern economic powerhouse, Guangdong province, edged close to CNY9 trillion (USD1.42 billion) last year…

Jan 26, 2018
Lin Xiaozhao
Chongqing’s GDP Nears USD320 Billion, Ranks Fifth in China

Chongqing’s GDP Nears USD320 Billion, Ranks Fifth in China

Chongqing’s gross domestic product was nearly CNY2 trillion (USD320 billion) last year, surpassing that of Tianjin and ranking fifth in…

Jan 25, 2018
Xu Wei
Shanghai Sets GDP Growth Target at 6.5% for Next Five Years

Shanghai Sets GDP Growth Target at 6.5% for Next Five Years

Shanghai has pegged its economic growth target at about 6.5 percent for each of the coming five years, Mayor Ying Yong said today at the annual session of the Shanghai People’s Congress.

Jan 23, 2018
Chen Juan
China’s 2018 GDP Will Brake; Final Consumption Will Speed Up, CAS Says

China’s 2018 GDP Will Brake; Final Consumption Will Speed Up, CAS Says

China has entered a key phase where consumption is gaining ground as an economic growth driver. China’s rising gross domestic…

Jan 19, 2018
Xu Wei
Shanghai Becomes China’s First City With GDP Exceeding CNY3 Trillion

Shanghai Becomes China’s First City With GDP Exceeding CNY3 Trillion

Shanghai’s gross domestic product topped CNY3 trillion (USD466 billion) for the first time last year marking an unprecedented milestone for a Chinese city, as its economy expanded 6.9 percent.

Jan 19, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Highest GDP Growth Rate in Seven Years Defies Concerns Over Regulatory Controls

China’s Highest GDP Growth Rate in Seven Years Defies Concerns Over Regulatory Controls

China's gross domestic product growth last year exceeded expectations, hitting over CNY80 trillion for the first time. It also represents…

Jan 19, 2018
Xu Wei
China's GDP Grew 6.9% Last Year to Nearly USD13 Trillion

China's GDP Grew 6.9% Last Year to Nearly USD13 Trillion

China's gross domestic product expanded 6.9 percent last year to CNY82.71 trillion (USD12.92 trillion), marking the first time it has…

Jan 18, 2018
Xu Wei
Guangzhou Becomes China's Fourth City with GDP Exceeding CNY2 Trillion

Guangzhou Becomes China's Fourth City with GDP Exceeding CNY2 Trillion

China’s southern economic powerhouse of Guangzhou has become the country’s fourth city, after Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, to boast a…

Jan 15, 2018
Lin Xiaozhao
China May Be High-Income Society by 2023, Ex-World Bank Chief Economist Says

China May Be High-Income Society by 2023, Ex-World Bank Chief Economist Says

China may join the ranks of high-income countries in five years if a series of economic assumptions remain valid, former…

Jan 15, 2018
Tang Shihua
China Needs to Shift Focus From Mere GDP Growth to High-Quality Growth

China Needs to Shift Focus From Mere GDP Growth to High-Quality Growth

As China’s provinces are about to announce local gross domestic product (GDP) figures soon, the governments of Tianjin and…

Jan 15, 2018
Xu Yunfeng