China will maintain prudent monetary policy amid coronavirus epidemic

Reuters | Feb 15, 2020 at 3:16 AM

BEIJING, Feb 15 (Reuters) - China will maintain its prudent monetary policy, vice governor of the central bank said on Saturday, at a time the economy has been hit by a coronaviurs outbreak.

Fan Yifei, vice governor at the People's Bank of China, told a press briefing that consumer prices were unlikely to rise sharply.