China’s economy is set to slow in the second half of the year and policymakers are expected to maintain an accommodative fiscal and monetary environment. Photo: Reuters China’s economy is set to slow in the second half of the year and policymakers are expected to maintain an accommodative fiscal and monetary environment. Photo: Reuters
China’s economy is set to slow in the second half of the year and policymakers are expected to maintain an accommodative fiscal and monetary environment. Photo: Reuters
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China’s slowing economic growth signals fiscal spending could continue into second half of year

  • China’s economy grew by 7.9 per cent in the second quarter from a year earlier, down from 18.3 per cent growth in the first three months
  • As economic headwinds grow in the back half of the year, there are mixed forecasts on whether the government is likely to loosen monetary policy

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China’s economy is set to slow in the second half of the year and policymakers are expected to maintain an accommodative fiscal and monetary environment. Photo: Reuters China’s economy is set to slow in the second half of the year and policymakers are expected to maintain an accommodative fiscal and monetary environment. Photo: Reuters
China’s economy is set to slow in the second half of the year and policymakers are expected to maintain an accommodative fiscal and monetary environment. Photo: Reuters
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