China's Q1 GDP grows 6.8% year-on-year GDP expands by 6.8% in Q1 China's industrial output expands 6.8% in Q1 Non-financial ODI jumps 24% to $25b Positive market expectations boost confidence in Chinese economy Belt and Road Initiative offers opportunity for Arab world reconstruction: Economist China's private investment gains steam in Q1 China sees steady employment in Q1 Hainan plans good news for free trade China retail sales up 9.8% in Q1 China cuts bank's reserve requirement ratio to boost small business China's resident income up 6.6% in Q1 China to roll out new negative lists for foreign investors Exporters to boost brand-building efforts US claims on China trade investigation 'untenable': Chinese Ambassador to Germany Sino-US trade frictions cannot hinder Chinese economy: Official China-US trade friction won't derail global economic recovery Washington politicians ignoring extent of trade war fallout: US expert China's fixed-asset investment up 7.5% in Q1