China's economy grew at its slowest growth rate in nearly three decades in 2019, with the trade war hampering exports and consumer sentiment.


AS a wave of central banks led by the US Federal Reserve signal intent to cut rates, the siren of warnings against the potential risks of pre-emptive "insurance" rate cuts has grown louder.

[BEIJING] China's economy grew 6.4 per cent in the first quarter from a year earlier, official data showed on Wednesday, above expectations and steady from the previous quarter, helped by sharply...