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Astronauts grow cucumbers in space to help scientists understand root growth
Which factor is more important to root growth: Gravity or water? To find out, scientists recruited astronauts to grow cucumbers on the International Space Station.
Chinese economy posts steady growth but risks remain
China posted better-than-expected second quarter growth on Monday, but analysts warned that the momentum will not last as authorities clamp down on rising debt.
World tourism witnesses 6% growth in four months
International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by six percent in January-April of 2017 compared to the figure for the same period last year, with business confidence reaching its highest levels in a decade. Sustained growth in most major destinations and a steady rebound in others drove results. Prospects for May-August 2017 remain high.
South Korean growth outlook raised to 2.7%
Japanese bank Nomura Holdings Inc. joined several global investment banks in raising South Korea's economic growth forecast for this year.
PMI: Euro zone businesses end second quarter with slower growth
Roaring euro zone business growth tailed off unexpectedly toward the end of the first half of 2017 following a sudden slowing in the pace of expansion by services firms, a survey showed on Friday.
World population will reach 9.8 billion in 2050, India to surpass China in 7 years: UN
A Department of Economic and Social Affairs’ Population Division report forecasts that the current world population of nearly 7.6 billion will increase to 8.6 billion by 2030, 9.8 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion in 2100.
Corporate spending to rise modestly as global growth picks up
Corporate investments are picking gingerly up again, as chief executives are heartened by signs of solid and broad-based global economic growth, but the 'animal spirits' unleashed in the US last year by hopes over President Donald Trump’s economic plans have fizzled out.
Japan growth rate revised down
Gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 0.3% in the first quarter, compared to 0.5% in last month's preliminary reading.
Real income growth outpaced in South Korea
The growth of real income of South Koreans has risen at a slower pace than that of economic growth over the past five years, government data showed on Wednesday.
World Bank warns of emerging market growth
The long-term growth prospects of the world’s developing economies are being undermined by weak investment as the global economy continues a fragile recovery, according to the World Bank.
Iran, China trade exchanges rising: Envoy
Trade exchanges between Iran and China is on the rise and trade exchanges between the two countries witnessed a growth of 31 percent in the first four months of 2017 as compared to the year before that, Iranian envoy said.
Alternative investment funds post sharp growth
The size of funds that invest in real estate and nontraditional assets has topped the 100 trillion-won ($89 billion) mark as investors poured money into alternative vehicles seeking stable returns, industry data showed on Sunday.
China's growth engines slowly converging
Growth in China’s economy has long centered on the coast, where Shanghai and the Pearl River Delta form some of the world’s most productive regions on their own.
China's second-quarter GDP growth seen at around 6.8%
China's economy will likely expand around 6.8 percent in the second quarter of 2017, the State Information Center said in an article published in the state-owned China Securities Journal on Saturday.
Eurozone needs more than Germany for breakout growth
Germany once again helped the 19-country eurozone eke out steady economic growth in the first quarter of the year. The hope is now that others, such as France and Italy, will start to pull their weight more and push growth even higher this year.

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