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China's slowdown deepens in October

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 05:50
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China's October factory output rose 7.7 per cent, which was higher than August's 6.9 per cent but below September's 8 per cent.

Beijing

CHINA's economy lost further momentum in October, with factory growth dipping and investment growth hitting a near 13-year low, testing the government's resolve to avoid stronger stimulus measures.

The soft performance cemented the view that China is on track to grow at its