China imports slide widens trade surplus

Latest sign of challenges facing slowing economy

China growth expected to fall below target

Economists’ bearish predictions highlight problem for policymakers

GONG ZHU VILLAGE, CHINA, 28 SEPTEMBER 2003 - A Chinese woman holds a basket full of corn as she waits for a truck to collect the load at the start of the autumn harvest in Gongzhu village China's northeastern Jilin Province September 28. Jilin Province is China's premier corn producing area and the area is known as the "corn belt." In 2002, China exported 11.67 million tons of corn, ranking second in the world, after the United States. Photo by Natalie Behring-Chisholm/Bloomberg

Jilin province takes over corn refiner

Buyout stokes fears about mounting municipal debt in China

Angry investor stabs China asset manager

Anger boils over after collapse of financial guarantee company

China’s great game: Road to a new empire

FT series: A new Silk Road is Beijing’s signature foreign policy

Slide in Hong Kong luxury rents

China’s slowdown helps push prices up to 40% lower

China targets automated share trading

Regulators clamp down on practice they say amplifies volatility

The global economy flashes warning signs

Should growth turn down, policymakers are not out of ammunition

China credit scores raise Orwellian fears

Ratings based not just on finances but also social networks

Renminbi scheme reflects Swift spy fears

China launches system to streamline cross-border payments

China FX reserves fall amid PBoC support

Monthly decline of $43bn as Beijing continues to prop up renminbi

China groups eye vast Australia land sale

Bidders line up for 100,000 sq km of cattle stations

IMF chief economist sets out vision

Top of Obstfeld’s list is deeper understanding of potential

Theft jeopardises casino model in Macau

Junket promoter’s loss adds to pressure from Chinese downturn and Xi’s campaign against corruption

China manufacturing weakens again

Official PMI data raise prospect of fresh rate cut

WTO slashes global trade forecast

Slowing Chinese trade seen as main culprit for gloomy outlook

China halves car sale tax to lift economy

Cut applies to vehicles with 1.6 litre engine size or smaller

Costa Rica looks to China to plug deficit

Latin American nation seeks to sell $1bn bond to Beijing

China data: Making the numbers add up

China's economic data tell a broadly accurate story

China takes global climate change lead

Beijing’s commitments on the environment should be praised