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Chinese Manufacturing Rebounds As Country Declares Victory Over COVID-19

China’s manufacturing rebounded this month as authorities relaxed anti-disease controls and allowed factories to reopen, an official survey out Tuesday shows.

The ruling Communist Party is trying to revive the world’s second-largest economy after declaring victory over the coronavirus even as the U.S. and other governments shut down businesses.

Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson speaks with NPR’s Emily Feng (@EmilyZFeng) in Beijing.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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