• Morning News: January 18, 2021

    1 month ago - By Crossing Wall Street

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  • China becomes only major economy to record growth during pandemic

    China becomes only major economy to record growth during pandemic

    1 month ago - By RT

    China's economy expanded by 2.3 percent last year despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The country's economic recovery accelerated in the last three months of 2020 and returned to pre-crisis levels.
    In a dramatic turnaround since the deadly virus rattled the world's second-largest economy at the start of 2020, China's gross domestic product jumped 6.5 percent in the final quarter compared to a year earlier, according to official data released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday. The result is higher than in the last full quarter before the pandemic hit, when its...
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  • China's Xi Jinping Is Really Going To Miss Donald Trump Despite Four Chaotic Years

    1 month ago - By Forbes

    Beijing may soon realize 2016-2020 was a golden era for getting a leg up on a U.S. shooting its economy in the foot.
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  • China's GDP grew 6.5% in the final quarter of 2020, making it the only major economy to expand last year

    China's GDP grew 6.5% in the final quarter of 2020, making it the only major economy to expand last year

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The Chinese economy beat expectations to grow 6.5% in the final quarter of 2020, according to official figures on Monday, capping off a rapid recovery from the coronavirus lockdowns in the first few months of the year and further cementing China as an economic powerhouse.
    The final-quarter figures meant gross domestic product grew 2.3% over 2020 as a whole. It was China's slowest expansion since the 1970s, but nonetheless made it the only major economy to grow last year.
    China's National Bureau of Statistics said : "The national economy recovered steadily, employment...
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  • World shares retreat despite strong growth data from China

    World shares retreat despite strong growth data from China

    1 month ago - By Stl Today

    Markets got off to a slow start for the week despite news that the Chinese economy grew 2.3% in 2020 after a sharp contraction early in the year.
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  • China's GDP grew 6.5% in the final quarter of 2020, making it the only major economy to expand last year

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    China's factory production helped its economy to grow in 2020 despite the coronavirus pandemic.
    Aly Song/Reuters
    China's economy grew 6.5% in the final three months of 2020, beating expectations.
    The country's economy grew 2.3% in 2020 as a whole, while its rivals contracted.
    A new COVID-19 outbreak threatens the recovery, but analysts still predict a solid 2021.
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    The Chinese economy beat expectations to grow 6.5% in the final quarter of 2020, according to official figures on Monday, capping off a rapid recovery from the...
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