Flags are seen at Tiananmen Square and atop the Great Hall of the People during the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2019. Photo: Xinhua Flags are seen at Tiananmen Square and atop the Great Hall of the People during the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2019. Photo: Xinhua
Flags are seen at Tiananmen Square and atop the Great Hall of the People during the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2019. Photo: Xinhua

Traders pin hopes on China’s top annual political gathering for stock-boosting stimulus in post-Covid-19 era

  • Historically, stocks have fallen by an average of 0.2 per cent during NPC sessions in the past two decades
  • China may use descriptive growth targets in post-Covid-19 era after the economy contracted last year for first time since 1976

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Flags are seen at Tiananmen Square and atop the Great Hall of the People during the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2019. Photo: Xinhua Flags are seen at Tiananmen Square and atop the Great Hall of the People during the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2019. Photo: Xinhua
Flags are seen at Tiananmen Square and atop the Great Hall of the People during the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2019. Photo: Xinhua
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