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Economic data point to further growth

China released upbeat macroeconomic data on Tuesday indicating that the economy remained on solid footing at the start of the year, and analysts said the trend will continue through the year.

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‘Realistic’ growth target set at about 6.5 percent

Premier Li Keqiang said on Sunday that China is setting a “realistic” economic growth target of “around 6.5 percent” of GDP, while the nation will “try to achieve better results”.

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CPPCC spokesman upbeat on growth as gathering opens

China will continue to be the engine of global growth as its economic fundamentals remain strong and resilient, a senior official said on Thursday, dismissing the pessimism regarding the country’s economic prospects.

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Open economies role seen for BRICS

BRICS countries should make joint efforts to maintain the openness of global economies and oppose trade protectionism amid worldwide economic sluggishness

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IMF urges China to invest in soft infrastructure

China has made remarkable progress in building infrastructure in the past decades from roads to bridges to high-speed railways, but experts believe that enhancing soft infrastructure will be critical to the country’s sustainable growth in the future.

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1 million Chinese tourists visited LA in 2016

The number of visitors to Los Angeles in 2016 from China increased by more than 21.9 percent over last year, making it the first US city to have more than 1 million visitors from China, city officials and tourism industry executives said on Wednesday.

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