China's GDP expands 6.9 percent in first half of 2017

Updated 2017-07-17 10:59:13 Xinhua

China's gross domestic product expanded 6.9 percent year on year in the first half of this year to about 38.15 trillion yuan (5.62 trillion U.S. dollars), the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday.

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China's retail sales up 10.4 pct in H1

China's retail sales of consumer goods grew 10.4 percent year on year in the first half of 2017, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday.

China's fixed-asset investment up 8.6 pct in H1

China's fixed-asset investment grew 8.6 percent year on year in the first six months of this year, down 0.6 percentage points from that recorded during the first quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday.

China's property development investment continues slower growth

Growth of China's property development investment continued to decelerate in the first half of the year as the market showed signs of cooling down, official data showed Monday.

Investment in property development expanded 8.5 percent year on year for January-June, down from 8.8 percent during the first five months, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.

China industrial output expands 6.9 pct in H1

China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 6.9 percent year on year in the first half of this year, compared with the 6.8-percent increase for the first quarter, official data showed Monday.

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