EU warns China of new steel tariffs

Pressure mounts to block Beijing bid for market economy status

China in One Belt, One Road push

Xi and Li seek foreign investors for trade routes initiative

China’s small banks see surge in bad loans

Debt problem snags the lower rung of the financial system

China slowdown hits PLA budget, says Xi

President links easing growth to lower than expected military spending

China equipment makers to dig in overseas

Construction sector ramps up competition for Caterpillar, Komatsu, Deere and others

US wields biggest stick in dumping fight

China steel targeted as India overtaken in launching cases

Hong Kong confronted by changing tastes

Tourists from mainland China are becoming more sophisticated and demanding

China steps up war on banks’ bad debt

Value of loans-for-bonds programme surges by $100bn in two months

China reopens securitised bad-debt market

Eight-year hiatus ends amid push to improve bank balance sheets

The conflicts in Beijing’s five-year plan

Strategy is about consolidation of power and party revitalisation, writes Robert Zoellick

US paves way for higher China steel duty

Cold-rolled variety may be hit with 500% levies as backlash against cheap Chinese exports escalates

China group asks PBoC for debt guarantee

Moral hazard thrives as company asks government to calm investors

EU legislators dent China trade status bid

No case for granting market economy status, parliamentarians says

China routes Rmb5tn into transport

Investment promises add to confusion over strategy, say analysts

China mouthpiece echoes Soros’ debt fears

‘Authoritative figure’ warns party paper of ‘deadly’ economic risk

US and China skirmish as trade clash looms

Obama administration is taking tougher stance with geopolitical rival

China pours cash into troubled north-east

Sign government is turning to stimulus to boost growth

New routes for laptops and frozen chicken

Suppliers looking for ways around Russian trade restrictions

China revives old path to profit

The region is both welcoming and wary of Beijing’s ’One Belt, One Road’ initiative

How the Silk Road will be financed

Not all projects are driven by commercial logic