China's urbanisation rate reaches 58.5% by end of 2017: Xinhua

China's urbanisation rate reaches 58.5% by end of 2017: Xinhua
China has been expanding its cities rapidly and building new urbanised centres in rural regions in a bid to modernise its countryside and address wide income disparities. Urbanisation is also a key part of its strategy to boost domestic demand. The urbanisation figure included approximately 100 million ...