Commercial and residential buildings stand in the Nanshan district of Shenzhen. The government hoped to contain urban unemployment to 3.5 per cent this year, worse than last year's 2.44 per cent, as the economy continued to slow. Photo: Bloomberg

Guangdong's economy grows at slowest pace in 25 years

Three main indicators miss their targets as China's exports powerhouse hits economic headwinds and the 'new normal' becomes reality

Commercial and residential buildings stand in the Nanshan district of Shenzhen. The government hoped to contain urban unemployment to 3.5 per cent this year, worse than last year's 2.44 per cent, as the economy continued to slow. Photo: Bloomberg
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