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16.07.2019

China's economy expands steadily despite headwinds

China's GDP expanded 6.3 percent year on year in the first half of 2019 to about 45.09 trillion yuan (about 6.6 trillion U.S. dollars), data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Monday.

The growth was in line with the government's annual target of 6-6.5 percent set for 2019.

In the second...

China's GDP expanded 6.3 percent year on year in the first half of 2019 to about 45.09 trillion yuan (about 6.6 trillion U.S. dollars), data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Monday.

The growth was in line with the government's annual target of 6-6.5 percent set for 2019.

In the second...

16.07.2019

China's industrial output expands 6 pct in H1

China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 6 percent year on year in the first half, official data showed Monday.

The growth rate was 0.5 percentage points lower than that recorded in the first quarter of the year, the National Bureau of Statistics said in a statement.

In June alone,...

China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 6 percent year on year in the first half, official data showed Monday.

The growth rate was 0.5 percentage points lower than that recorded in the first quarter of the year, the National Bureau of Statistics said in a statement.

In June alone,...

16.07.2019

China stock markets reverse retreat on corporate results updates

China’s nervy stock market got a boost Monday after a handful of firms said earnings are improving, while data also showed the economy may be stabilizing.

The Shanghai Composite Index added 0.4% at the close, rebounding from its worst week in two months. The ChiNext Index of smaller companies rallied 1.9%....

China’s nervy stock market got a boost Monday after a handful of firms said earnings are improving, while data also showed the economy may be stabilizing.

The Shanghai Composite Index added 0.4% at the close, rebounding from its worst week in two months. The ChiNext Index of smaller companies rallied 1.9%....

16.07.2019

Russian Economic Development Ministry retains annual inflation forecast below 4%

Russia's Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin said that the ministry retains an estimate of annual inflation in 2019 below 4%.

"Our expectations remain below 4%. We see that inflation has slowed down very significantly, so the Central Bank makes decisions on easing monetary policy. The Central Bank has already said that...

Russia's Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin said that the ministry retains an estimate of annual inflation in 2019 below 4%.

"Our expectations remain below 4%. We see that inflation has slowed down very significantly, so the Central Bank makes decisions on easing monetary policy. The Central Bank has already said that...

16.07.2019

Azerbaijan posts 2.4% GDP increase through H1

Azerbaijan’s economy could attain positive indices of growth due to successive implementation of reforms. Increasing capacity of the economy, rising competitiveness and technological innovations enabled to diminish country’s dependence on oil and gas exports.

Azerbaijan's GDP growth rate recorded 2.4 percent in January-June 2019 which is by 1.1 percent more than within the same period...

Azerbaijan’s economy could attain positive indices of growth due to successive implementation of reforms. Increasing capacity of the economy, rising competitiveness and technological innovations enabled to diminish country’s dependence on oil and gas exports.

Azerbaijan's GDP growth rate recorded 2.4 percent in January-June 2019 which is by 1.1 percent more than within the same period...


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