A weaver works on a loom at a plant in Qionglai city, in southwest China's Sichuan province. China's economy grew 6.1 per cent year on year in 2019, within the government's annual target of 6 to 6.5 per cent. Photo: XinhuaA weaver works on a loom at a plant in Qionglai city, in southwest China's Sichuan province. China's economy grew 6.1 per cent year on year in 2019, within the government's annual target of 6 to 6.5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua
A weaver works on a loom at a plant in Qionglai city, in southwest China's Sichuan province. China's economy grew 6.1 per cent year on year in 2019, within the government's annual target of 6 to 6.5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua

Hong Kong and Chinese stocks rally as economic data signals growth likely to pick up

  • The report by the statistics bureau shows that latest economic metrics exceeded estimates in December
  • Pharmaceutical stocks get a boost after China reports one more death related to Wuhan pneumonia
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A weaver works on a loom at a plant in Qionglai city, in southwest China's Sichuan province. China's economy grew 6.1 per cent year on year in 2019, within the government's annual target of 6 to 6.5 per cent. Photo: XinhuaA weaver works on a loom at a plant in Qionglai city, in southwest China's Sichuan province. China's economy grew 6.1 per cent year on year in 2019, within the government's annual target of 6 to 6.5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua
A weaver works on a loom at a plant in Qionglai city, in southwest China's Sichuan province. China's economy grew 6.1 per cent year on year in 2019, within the government's annual target of 6 to 6.5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua
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