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This photo taken on February 3, 2013 shows a female Chinese worker... News PhotoChongqing,City,City Street,Device Screen,Downtown District,Economy,Finance,Geographical Locations,Horizontal,Merchandise,Occupation,Photography,Shopping,Street,Television Set,Television ShowPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis photo taken on February 3, 2013 shows a female Chinese worker delivering flat screen televisions in the downtown shopping area of Chongqing. China said retail sales jumped nearly 15 percent on-year during the week-long Lunar New Year holiday, as consumers splurged on jewellery, clothes and food. Lunar New Year marks the biggest festival of the year in China as hundreds of millions of people journey across the country to celebrate the season with their families and consumer spending typically soars during the period. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)