China April fiscal revenues up 9.2 pct yr/yr
BEIJING May 12 (Reuters) - China's fiscal revenues in April rose 9.2 percent from a year earlier to 1.2 trillion yuan ($192.7 billion), the Ministry of Finance said on Monday, quickening from a rise of 5.2 percent in March.
Fiscal revenues in the first four months rose 9.3 percent from the same period last year to 4.8 trillion yuan, the ministry said in a statement on its website, www.mof.gov.cn
China's fiscal expenditures rose 9.6 percent in the first four months from a year earlier to 4.0 trillion yuan, the ministry said. It did not give a spending figure for April alone. ($1 = 6.2280 Chinese Yuan) (Reporting by Xiaoyi Shao and Jonathan Standing)