Kunming set a new record for year-on-year gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the first half of this year, continuing the strong economic growth it has experienced over the past decade.
From January through June of this year, total GDP was 91.1 billion yuan (US$13.4 billion), an increase of 15.4 percent over the first half of 2009, according to a Kunming Information Hub report.
Fixed asset investment in Kunming in the first half of this year reached 76.4 billion yuan, a jump of 36 percent year-on-year. Kunming's High and New Technology Industry Development Zone was the biggest recipient of fixed asset investment, followed by Guandu District, Jinning County and Songming County.
The Dianchi holiday district, Anning, Shilin County and Fumin County were also on the receiving end of substantial fixed asset investment.© Copyright 2005-2021 GoKunming.com all rights reserved. This material may not be republished, rewritten or redistributed without permission.