CHINA'S GDP UP 4.9 PCT IN Q3

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Added On October 19, 2020

The data show in the first three quarters, the country's GDP expanded 0.7 percent year on year, returning to growth after the 1.6 percent-contraction in the first half of the year and the 6.8-percent slump in Q1. Major indicators also show across-the-board improvements, with industrial output rising 5.8 percent and retail sales reporting the first quarterly expansion, up 0.9 percent year on year in Q3.