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Monday, July 15, 2013

China’s Economic Growth Slips Again

BBC video)" href="//s3.amazonaws.com/media.wbur.org/wordpress/11/files/2013/07/0715_china-growth.jpg">Almost every shop is closed on this street in a once-booming town in China. (BBC screenshot)

Almost every shop is closed on this street in a once-booming China town. (Image from BBC video)

The Chinese economy is still the second largest in the world but there are signs it’s lagging.

Figures out today show a slowdown for the second quarter in a row.

The BBC’s John Sudworth visited a town that is home to one of the country’s largest ship builders to see the effects.


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