China Q3 growth seen falling to lowest since 2009


China's economic growth in the third quarter is expected to fall below seven per cent for the first time since the global financial crisis, putting pressure on policymakers to roll out more support measures as fears of a sharper slowdown spook investors.

Chinese leaders have been trying to reassure global markets that Beijing is able to manage the world's second-largest economy, after a shock devaluation of the yuan and a summer stock market plunge fanned fears of a hard landing. But even the government concedes the economy is.....

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