In what is likely to be viewed with a substantial dose of skepticism and salt, Thursday 16th July China announced a 3.2 growth in GDP for the second quarter of 2020. This was probably round .3 to .5% higher than even the most optimistic punters were expecting. The few people we spoke to expressed surprise.
China will shortly hold its Political Consultative Conference . This extract is a lead up published by the China Daily Both domestic and foreign businesses will be watching to see how China will respond.