The downward pressure on China's economy has becomes more obvious as it still faces many difficulties and challenges, the country's top economic planning agency said on Monday.
China expects to achieve full-year main economic targets while keeping growth within a reasonable range, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said in a statement on its website.
It added that the government expects economic growth will be stable in the second half of this year.
The government will strength policy fine-tuning and targeted adjustments.
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