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Economy

China's GDP growth slows to 28-year low in 2018

Trade war and debt reduction by regional governments take toll

China's President Xi Jinping   © Reuters

BEIJING -- China's economy grew at its slowest pace in 28 years in 2018, with gross domestic product expanding 6.6%, down 0.2 percentage point from the previous year, according to data released Monday by the country's National Bureau of Statistics.

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