Date
18 August 2017

China GDP growth seen at up to 7.9%, website says

China is likely to see economic growth of 6.4 percent to 7.9 percent in the five years to 2018, news website yicai.com reported Wednesday, citing the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Gross domestic product growth is expected to come in at 7.6 percent this year while the consumer price index is seen growing 2.5 percent. Changes in the country’s population and faster urbanization could lead to slower economic growth, the report said.

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