Contributed by NAMPA / AFP.
China posts better-than-expected 6.8% growth in Q1
Beijing, April 17, 2018 (AFP) - China's economy grew by a better-than-expected 6.8 percent in the first quarter, official data showed Tuesday, overcoming Beijing's battle against financial risk and trade tensions with the United States.
The world's number two economy exceeded the 6.7 percent growth forecast by analysts surveyed by AFP, and equalled the fourth quarter performance.
"The national economy maintained the momentum of steady and ...