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China 2019 GDP estimated to have grown more than 6%: Vice Premier Liu He

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s 2019 gross domestic product is estimated to have grown more than 6%, and data for January indicates a better-than-expected economic outlook, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said on Wednesday.

China will further deepen domestic reforms and open up wider to the outside world, Liu said in Washington, after signing a Phase 1 trade deal with the United States.

(Reporting by Ryan Woo; Editing by Tom Hogue)