In year of big political decisions, Chinese economy appears stable

China‚Äôs first-quarter economic numbers were mostly good news, with GDP growth (year-on-year) accelerating modestly to 6.9 percent, up from 6.8 percent in the previous quarter and 6.7 percent for all of 2016. The GDP growth is based on domestic consumption, rather than investment, as in the past. The China story of the past few years … Continue reading In year of big political decisions, Chinese economy appears stable