Workers direct a crane lifting newly-made steel bars at a factory of Dongbei Special Steel Group  in Dalian, Liaoning province

China’s economic growth is expected to fall below 7 per cent for the first time since the global financial crisis in the third quarter, putting press(...)

On a quarterly basis, growth slowed to 1.3 per cent between January and March after seasonal adjustments

Chinese economic expansion cooled to 7 per cent in the first quarter of this year, a figure that exceeded forecasts for a decline below the crucial 7 (...)

Workers assemble pens at the A.W. Faber-Castell (Guangzhou) Stationery Co. factory in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China. Photographer: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Annual growth in China’s industrial profits slowed to 8.9 per cent in May, the weakest pace this year, signalling challenges facing Chinese firms desp(...)

Trucks drive past piles of shipping containers at Qingdao port in Qingdao, Shandong province.

China’s economy showed some signs of stabilising in May as the government unveiled more stimulus measures to avert a sharper slowdown, with retail sa(...)

Signs that Chinese economic growth may not be as moribund as earlier in the year continue to gather, but the picture remains mixed as key elements of (...)