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China GDP beats expectations with Q2 growth at 6.9 per cent

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 05:50

Monday's data and other statistics for June show that so far, the economy has been holding up well, with the real-estate sector defying government efforts to cool it down.


CHINA'S second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) beat expectations on the back of a strong manufacturing sector and healthy domestic consumption, despite a government crackdown on the real-estate sector and monetary tightening by the central bank.

The economy grew at a

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