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China to keep 6.5% fiscal growth target amid debt push: sources

The world's second-largest economy easily surpassed last year's growth goal even amid Beijing's broad crackdown on financial risk, and is poised for its first full-year acceleration since 2010.


CHINA will set its economic growth target at "around 6.5 per cent" this year, according to people familiar with the outcome of a recent high-level planning meeting.

Top officials decided to maintain the same numerical goal as in 2017 at the Communist Party's Central...

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