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      China newspaper suspends leaker of smog film propaganda directive

      A prominent Shanghai newspaper has suspended an employee who leaked a secret propaganda directive instructing media to stop...

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      Is China changing its exchange rate policy?

      At the National People’s Congress in Beijing on Thursday, Premier Li set a target of about 7 per cent for GDP growth in...

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    1. FT Photo Diary

      17 hours ago

      Orchestrating the Great Hall

      A military band conductor practices during rehearsal ahead the opening session of the third plenum of the 12th National...

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      China and India need to make their growth numbers add up

      One thing is certain about the global economy: a slowdown is under way. What we do not know is how big the problem is...

    3. beyondbrics

      March 4, 2015

      Investors weigh impact of 'Under the Dome'

      China is no stranger to internet sensations, but a documentary highlighting the scale of the country’s chronic air pollution...

    4. FT Photo Diary

      March 3, 2015

      Beijing police squad

      Police officers on motorised vehicles patrol in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, during the opening session of the Chinese...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      March 3, 2015

      Important preparations for the CPPCC

      Attendants carry thermos as they prepare tea for delegates ahead of the opening session of Chinese People’s Political...

    6. March 3, 2015

      Obama seeks reboot of China cyber laws

      US President Barack Obama has lashed out at new Chinese cyber security regulations, elevating the increasingly contentious...

    7. March 3, 2015

      Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption purge takes aim at China’s military

      Not long after Chinese president Xi Jinping launched his anti-corruption campaign in 2013, a western military delegation...

    8. beyondbrics

      March 2, 2015

      Four implications of China's rate cut

      The second cut in China’s interest rates in three months reveals key elements in Beijing’s thinking as it tries to reconcile...

    9. March 2, 2015

      Stand by for further monetary easing

      March has only just started and already the month has seen another notch loosened on the world’s monetary policy belt....

    10. March 2, 2015

      Malaysia Airlines to pare back flights

      Malaysia Airlines will cut its global seat capacity by 10 per cent this year as the disaster-hit carrier refocuses on...

    11. March 2, 2015

      US diplomat angers Seoul with comments on regional tension

      South Korean lawmakers have accused a top US diplomat of failing to understand their region’s history after she voiced...

    12. March 2, 2015

      Leaders to debate MH370 search funding

      Australia, China and Malaysia will hold talks next month to consider whether to carry on funding the search for Malaysia...

    13. March 1, 2015

      Vietnam opens door to hard money and soft power

      The tale of a Vietnamese transgender entrepreneur’s adventures has become the country’s biggest film hit — and sparked...

    14. February 28, 2015

      Sri Lanka to review terms of Chinese loans

      Sri Lanka’s foreign minister said on Saturday that his government would send a delegation to Beijing to discuss concerns...

    15. FT Photo Diary

      February 27, 2015

      Training in the snow

      Chinese People’s Liberation Army soldiers train in the snow in Heihe, northeast China’s Heilongjiang province. China‘s...

    16. FT Alphaville

      February 26, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Morgan Stanley will pay $2.6bn to settle claims that it mis-sold mortgage-backed...

    17. February 26, 2015

      EU and US groups sound alarm on China cyber security rules

      European and US companies have asked their authorities for urgent help in stopping the implementation of new Chinese cyber...

    18. February 26, 2015

      Hackers take down Lenovo website

      Lenovo’s website has been hacked, less than a week after the personal computer maker was forced to disable controversial...

    19. February 25, 2015

      EMBA alliance between Ceibs and Iese to teach on five continents

      Two of the worlds leading proponents of Executive MBA programmes - MBAs for working managers - are to team up to teach a...

    20. February 24, 2015

      Europe dares to talk tough with China regulators

      Never mess with the US Feds, but what about China’s Reds? From Al Capone’s Depression-era run-in with the Internal Revenue...

    21. beyondbrics

      February 23, 2015

      Guest post: time to ditch the renminbi-US dollar peg

      By Guonan Ma, Bruegel The Chinese economy is simply too big to remain tied to the once useful monetary anchor of the...

    22. February 22, 2015

      China criticises Narendra Modi visit to disputed Arunachal Pradesh

      The Chinese government summoned India’s ambassador at the weekend over Narendra Modi’s recent visit to a disputed Himalayan...

    23. February 20, 2015

      Lunch with the FT: He Jiahong

      Professor He Jiahong, who teaches criminal law and anti-corruption investigation techniques to students and government...

    24. February 20, 2015

      US Treasury recognises China’s reduced currency intervention

      A senior US Treasury official said that China has stopped intervening in its currency market, reversing Washington’s...

    25. February 20, 2015

      World Bank staff cleared over $1bn China loan

      An independent review has cleared World Bank staff of any wrongdoing in the handling of a $1bn loan from China despite...

    26. FT Photo Diary

      February 19, 2015

      Dragon dance

      Chinese artists perform a dragon dance at a local amusement park during celebrations for the Lunar New Year in Beijing,...

    27. February 19, 2015

      Influx of Myanmar’s refugees poses dilemma for China

      Tens of thousands of refugees crossing into China to flee renewed fighting in northern Myanmar risk catapulting Beijing into...

    28. February 19, 2015

      China treads more cautiously over maritime disputes

      Nine months after China dispatched an oil rig to disputed waters off Vietnam, sparking a violent reaction, Beijing has sent...

    29. FT Photo Diary

      February 18, 2015

      Spring festival dragon dancers

      Chinese artists perform at the Spring Festival Temple Fair on Wednesday in Beijing. The lunar new year of the sheep also...

    30. February 18, 2015

      China ponders plan to create oil ‘supermajor’

      China is considering merging some of its state-owned oil companies as sliding crude prices leave them saddled with assets...

    31. beyondbrics

      February 18, 2015

      Will Russia and China ride to Greece's rescue?

      Whenever some hapless country has a debt crisis these days, rescue negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

    32. February 17, 2015

      Chinese hit the road for new year migration

      The world’s largest annual human migration has brought hundreds of millions of Chinese back to their hometowns for the lunar...

    33. FT Alphaville

      February 17, 2015

      FirstFT (the 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. A crucial meeting over the future of Greece’s bailout broke down in acrimony...

    34. February 16, 2015

      China’s big banks sidestep ‘too big to fail’ capital buffers

      China is still probably the world’s best bet for generating global growth. Even as the economy cools, it is expanding at 7...

    35. February 13, 2015

      Chinese tech groups turn to matchmaking

      On Valentine’s Day, Tian Huimin is marrying the man she met when she logged on to the company’s singles chatroom to ask if...

    36. February 12, 2015

      Bunge says China lenders distorting soyabean trade

      The emergence of “financial players” from China has distorted the soyabean trade in the world’s biggest importer of the...

    37. February 11, 2015

      China and Pakistan make an oddball but enduring couple

      You could call them the odd couple. China and Pakistan have one of the closest yet least understood relationships in...

    38. February 10, 2015

      Chinese hackers attack blue-chip groups via Forbes website

      Chinese hackers hijacked the Forbes website and used it to target thousands of computers linked to blue-chip companies,...

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