Chinese Economy Surges 6.9 % in 1st Quarter of ’17 0

Beijing (dpa) – China’s economy grew 6.9 per cent in the first quarter of 2017, a government bureau said Monday. China’s gross domestic product (GDP) was 18.07 trillion yuan (2.63 trillion dollars) in the first quarter of 2017, the National Bureau of Statistics said. China Premier Li Keqiang in March announced a growth target for 2017…