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China's economy rebounds strongly in second quarter

But analysts say challenges remain with unemployment and consumer spending still major concerns

People waiting near an employment agency in Shanghai recently. The official jobless rate in June was 5.7%, compared with 5.9% in May. The figure does not take into account migrant and rural workers.


CHINA'S economy rebounded in the second quarter as stimulus measures avoided a recession, with most of the country reopening successfully after nearly two months of lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

However, figures published on Thursday by the National Bureau of...

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