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Chinese experts say that China's GDP growth may reach 6.9 percent in 2017.
Xu Hongcai, an with the China Center for International Economic Exchanges, said such a rate is as performance has exceeded expectations.
The country's economy expanded by 6.9 percent in the first two quarters of 2017 and slowed slightly to 6.8 percent in the third quarter. Overall growth for the first three quarters was 6.9 percent, above the government's annual target at around 6.5 percent.
Foreign trade recovered last year, consumption demand remained steady and became stronger, Xu said.
Foreign trade rose 14.2 percent year on year in 2017, ending two years of drops, the General Administration of Customs said Friday.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) is scheduled to release key economic data of China Thursday.
Ning Jizhe, head of the NBS, said at a held in Beijing Saturday that the Chinese economy "showed sound last year and did better than expected."
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China's regulator said it will toughen regulation on the banking this year in a move to defuse financial risks.
Priorities of the work were listed in a statement of the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) Saturday, including shadow banking and consumer protection.
Risk control will be strengthened in interbank activities, financial products and off-balance sheet business, according to the statement. in governance, property loans, disposal of non-performing assets and other key areas will also face stricter punishment.
The CBRC expects to in increasing violations, redirect capital to the real economy, and prompt banks to focus on their main business.
The move signaled continued hard stance from the government following a tough financial clean-up in 2017.