China Jan-Feb combined fiscal revenues +11.1 pct yr/yr
BEIJING, March 13
BEIJING, March 13 (Reuters) - China's fiscal revenues in the first two months of 2014 rose 11.1 percent from a year earlier to 2.49 trillion yuan ($405.21 billion), the Ministry of Finance said on Thursday, accelerating from 2013's full-year rise of 10.1 percent rise.
Fiscal expenditures rose 6 percent in the two months from the same time a year ago to 1.7 trillion yuan, the ministry said in a statement on its website, www.mof.gov.cn.
($1 = 6.1450 Chinese yuan) (Reporting By Xiaoyi Shao and Jonathan Standing)
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