Workers wearing face masks sell food outside a restaurant, after the government banned dine-in services in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Workers wearing face masks sell food outside a restaurant, after the government banned dine-in services in Beijing. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Beijing outbreak ramps up pressure on China’s economic momentum

  • Beijing’s rush to contain an outbreak with mass testing and tough restrictions is putting further strain on China’s economic growth momentum
  • Activity in both China’s manufacturing and services sectors fell to its lowest point in more than two years last month, data released on Saturday showed

Workers wearing face masks sell food outside a restaurant, after the government banned dine-in services in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Workers wearing face masks sell food outside a restaurant, after the government banned dine-in services in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
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