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China’s flailing economy journeys into the unknown

  Michael Sainsbury China’s economy is moving closer to a possible dramatic tipping point as growth continues to slow and overall domestic confidence appears to be sapping. Official figures released today reckon that the economy grew 7.4 per cent on a yearly basis, the slowest pace since 2012 and down from 7.7% last quarter but

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China’s economy no longer a growth story

Michael Sainsbury Beijing  In newspapers across the globe this morning and on websites yesterday China’s quarterly GDP and other monthly data were trawled through with the focus on the “shock” of slightly slower growth. There were “fears” about slower “recovery”, concerns about new “stimulus”, gold took its worst tumble for years and stockbrokers quaked in

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