Foreign investment into China slumps

Decline is fastest since height of financial crisis

De facto head of Shanghai FTZ departs

Departure of Dai Haibo underlines concerns about the zone

Sinopec sells $17.4bn retail unit stake

Sale will not open China’s oil sector to outside forces

Chinese economy faces more pressure

Industrial output data add to doubts over growth target

Li reassures China investors after fines

Door will open wider, says premier, in spite of antitrust actions

Emerging economies beat G7 on climate

Countries are still not doing enough to limit warming

Chinese developers borrow at record pace

Global investors undeterred by wobbling mainland housing market

US trade gap shrinks on record exports

Data present rosy picture despite Europe slowdown

Shanghai FTZ struggles to live up to hype

Little progress is made on capital controls or interest rates

Rosneft seeks China investor for oilfield

Deal would be most significant Chinese investment in Russian oil

Factory data fuel fears for China economy

Fall in manufacturing activity sparks concern slowdown could deepen

China’s misleading economic indicators

Contrary to popular beliefs, existing distortions may be giving a more negative impression than the reality

China issues non-state group crude permit

Chinese developers slash home prices

Discounts signal desperation to shift stock

China and India balk at state sell-off

Beijing lacks urgency and Delhi fears losing family silver

Property bubble is ‘major risk to China’

If this is a turning point, developers have yet to heed it

China property slump gathers pace

Prices fall for third month and developers reduce investment

China’s dilemma in the Middle East

In Iraq, one of the countries at risk of losing the most is standing aside

China banks fortify balance sheets

Chinese cities pick quality of life as success gauge

Drive to encourage environmental concern and cut poverty