China's National Bureau of Statistics highlights the problems of data collection in the country,...

|By:, SA News Editor

China's National Bureau of Statistics highlights the problems of data collection in the country, saying officials in the city of Hejin in northern Shanxi province forced some hotels, coal miners and aluminum makers to report false numbers. The NBS "is demonstrating its resolve" to improve accuracy, says BofA's Lu Ting, "but it has a long way to go."