China economy

March 5, 2016
March 5, 2016

China sets new economic growth target

China's National People's Congress has set the country's growth target for 2016 in a range of 6.5 percent -7 percent.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

IMF downgrades global forecast

The International Monetary Fund downgrades its forecast for global economic growth, expecting economic activity to increase 3.4% this year followed by 3.6% in 2017.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

China growth slowest in 25 years

China's economy grows by 6.9% in 2015, compared with 7.3% a year earlier, marking its slowest growth in a quarter of a century.

October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015

Complex ‘character test’

A professor in China invents a taxing new way of preventing students from turning up late for his classes.

October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015

China faces to lose its biggest industry to rising debt

The world’s biggest steel industry in China is in grave crisis.

October 1, 2015
October 1, 2015

Global economy loses steam as Chinese, European factories falter

World economic growth lost momentum in September, with China's factory output shrinking again, euro zone manufacturing growth slowing, and US activity steady.