The trade disagreement between China and the US has weighed on markets this year. Photograph: Reuters

China is confident it can reach a full deal on trade with the US, despite threats from president Donald Trump to revert to tariffs if he doesn’t get a(...)

Politics will  play a major role in China’s economic future this  year when president Xi Jinping will name the new Standing Committee of the Politburo.

Peering through billowing clouds of smog into what lies in store for China’s economy in 2017, analysts are waiting to see if measures to support stabi(...)