McDonald's has more than 37,000 locations worldwide, 14,000 of which are in the U.S.
Established by Taiwan Glass Industrial Corp., Taichia Chengdu Glass Fiber Co. in Sichuan province is a key glass fiber manufacturing base in western China.
Growth of 6.9 percent was fueled by consumer spending and trade, the country's statistics bureau says.
China's economy is expected to grow by 6.7 per cent this year and can "safely sustain strong growth" over the medium term, a report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Wednesday, while urging the country to accelerate reform across various sectors.
China on Thursday posted a forecast-busting surge in exports and imports in May, signalling improvement in the world's number two economy, but there were warnings Beijing would struggle to maintain its momentum.
Taiwan-based PC brand Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) said on Wednesday that it plans to start selling its home robot "Zenbo" in China at the end of September after the gadget hit the Taiwan market earlier this year.
China's biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., announced plans Monday to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries.
China said it will further open up its oil and gas sector to private investment as it seeks to overhaul an industry still dominated by a handful of state-run firms.
Chinese investors who failed in their bid to buy Hull City last year have succeeded in taking over Reading, who are one win away from the Premier League.
Chinese President Xi Jinping called Sunday for closer cooperation among countries across Asia and Europe in areas from anti-terrorism to finance, as officials from dozens of governments met to promote a Beijing-led initiative to expand trade links across the region.