G20 tries to lift global economic gloom

Finance ministers from largest economies predict rise in growth

US trade contraction adds to global fears

America’s growth has limitations as international economic engine

EM threat to Europe’s earnings recovery

Some sectors more affected than others by drop in demand

China blame game spooks investors

Funds and analysts wary of provoking Beijing anger after rout

Europe ready to counter China slowdown

EU will use the tools at its disposal to prevent a broader crisis

US urges China to improve communication

Washington frustrated at way Beijing flags policy changes

Chinese environment: Ground operation

Soil pollution is a $1tn problem that causes serious illnesses and contaminates crops. But can Beijing afford to clean it up?

China turns up heat on market players

Whereabouts of top hedge fund manager unclear as probe escalates

China urges companies to shore up market

Regulators call for dividends, buybacks and M&A to help stop rot

South Korea exports plunge 14.7%

Biggest fall in 6 years as China slowdown hits country’s economy

Australia set to rack up world’s longest growth streak

Treasurer says nation on track to beat Netherlands’ 26-year run

China reporter admits ‘panicking’ market

Public shaming comes amid crackdown on media role in turmoil

Beijing scraps large-scale stock buying

Authorities to step up crackdown on those ‘destabilising’ market

China’s problem is the economy itself

A pinprick approach targeted at the financial sector is needed

China sceptics taste bittersweet victory

Funds that have suffered betting against China now hope to prosper

China stocks stage late rally

Surge ends five-day losing streak that wiped out trillions of dollars

Republicans line up for potshots at China

Presidential hopefuls chide Beijing ahead of Xi’s Washington trip

Explainer: How China led the markets down

A visual summary of how the Dragon got here

China’s policies leave the world reeling

The sense of panic is exacerbated by mixed messages

Renminbi looms behind China easing

Dual moves to cut rates and RRR may have been designed to offset cost of currency intervention