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China GDP beats expectations with Q2 growth at 6.9 per cent

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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