Chinese authorities are carefully balancing efforts to control the novel coronavirus epidemic and minimize its impact on the economy. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: how fast can China revive the economy after outbreak?

  • Beijing is keen for normal economic activities to resume amid concerns some local coronavirus containment measures are weighing the economy down
  • But remaining restrictions still pose a problem for many smaller businesses that have limited resources or rely on a fully functional supply chain
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak

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Chinese authorities are carefully balancing efforts to control the novel coronavirus epidemic and minimize its impact on the economy. Photo: Xinhua
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He Huifeng

He Huifeng

He Huifeng is an award-winning journalist and has been focusing on mainland news reporting since 2001 for several overseas media. She has gained an in-depth knowledge of political, economic and social issues on the mainland through years of close observation, which has given her a love for journalism in the field.

Orange Wang

Orange Wang

Orange Wang covers the Chinese macroeconomy, and has many years of experience with China's monetary and fiscal policy moves. He also covered global market and financial news for a long time, with a particular focus on new technologies and their influences on economic growth and society. Before joining the South China Morning Post, Orange worked as a Shanghai Correspondent for ET Net, a Hong Kong financial news agency.