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China Posts Weakest Quarterly Economic Numbers Since 2009

China's economy slowed in the third quarter of 2015, growing by only 6.9 percent.  It is the weakest period for the world's second-largest economy since the global economic slowdown. The figures released Monday by China's National Bureau of Statistics marked the first time since 2009 that the rate of growth for China's gross domestic product dropped below 7 percent since the second quarter of 2009, when it fell to 6.2 percent.  The bureau said factory output rose...

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