Nigeria unveils energy deals with China

Doubts over whether $80bn oil and gas upgrade will be implemented

Opening China’s markets a matter of time

Decision by MSCI not to list A-shares is a minor setback

Chinese tourist spending heads sky-high

Outbound travellers to eclipse Germans, French and British combined

FTCR China Business Activity Index back above 50

Chinese business activity improves slightly in June

China replaces powerful internet chief

Lu Wei’s tenure saw dramatic tightening of online controls

Dalian Wanda: slippery fish

Key investors are right to deride the terms of a buyout

Dubai hotels welcome new Chinese and Nigerian middle classes

Emerging-market tourists are heading to the UAE

Wang Shi - Chinese Banker (holding the flag) for Property

China Vanke chief Wang raises the stakes

High drama in developer’s boardroom puts Beijing’s embrace of market forces to the test

China consumption of cheap goods falls

Noodles and value beer decline but make-up and skin care surge

Tory group breaks ranks on China policy

Human rights report targets ties seen as heralding ‘golden era’

Niu Gensheng and China’s new philanthropy

The Mengniu Dairy founder plans donations carefully

Big China steelmakers eye merger

Baosteel and Wuhan to restructure as industry faces overcapacity

AIIB expansion plans show China’s ambition

Surge in African and LatAm applicants would allow rapid growth

HK bookseller reveals details on grilling

Lam says China police ‘interested in books about Xi Jinping’

AIIB gathers for inaugural annual meeting

China’s first multilateral development bank to approve maiden loans

Russia and China share military know-how

Moscow and Beijing adopt increasingly common strategy

China defends banks’ debt-pile strategy

Watchdog says risks are under control and sector is stable

Ali Health: couples therapy

An awkward partnership in a promising market

Chinese graft purge homes in on ministries

Campaign extended to top departments and overseas as Xi prepares for leadership transition

Fanya metals scheme boss arrested in China

Founder and 18 associates targeted over $6.4bn financing scandal

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