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TABLE-Breakdown of China's 2017 fixed-asset investment

Following is a breakdown of China's fixed-asset investment for the year to date, published by the National Bureau of Statistics on Thursday. (Percent change from a year earlier, year to date): Jan-De Jan-No Jan-Oc Jan-Se Jan-Au Jan-Ju Jan-Ju Jan-Ma Jan-Ap Jan-Ma Jan-Fe Jan-De Jan-No c v t p g l n y r r b c v FAI 7.2 7.2

German conservatives urge SPD to approve further coalition talks

BERLIN Chancellor Angela Merkel's top Bavarian ally, Horst Seehofer, has told the center-left Social Democrats (SPD) they will plunge Germany into political crisis if at Sunday's specially convened party meeting they vote against further coalition talks.