China’s economy last year expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Photo: ReutersChina’s economy last year expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Photo: Reuters
China’s economy last year expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Photo: Reuters

China says it has no motivation to inflate data as Beijing pursues slower but ‘quality growth’

  • National Bureau of Statistics official has conceded that there were problems before in compiling data but they have been ‘dealt with’
  • Majority of the country’s 31 provinces have lowered growth targets for 2019, according to state media reports

Topic |   China economy
China’s economy last year expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Photo: ReutersChina’s economy last year expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Photo: Reuters
China’s economy last year expanded at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Photo: Reuters
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