Total FAI in highways and waterways amounted to 771 billion yuan (about 109 billion U.S. dollars) in the first five months this year.China's gold consumption fell by 38.25 percent year-on-year in the first half of this year to 323.29 metric tons.The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) announced last week that German exports to China only decreased ""rather moderately"" by 12.3 percent to 7.2 billion euros (8.2 billion U.S. dollars) in May. At the same time."BEIJING.and greater opening-up and cooperation are pledged to help the high-tech zones better integrate into international industrial and supply chains."and the price tag should be getting bigger with the new infections. If they fail.Perpetual bonds are fixed-income securities with no maturity date and are not redeemable but pay a steady stream of interests forever."The economist said he thinks China is going to grow by 2 to 3 percent this year.