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People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, China. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters

Thirteen people were killed and 16 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which also caused hundreds (...)

Scammers use the likes of LinkedIn to find out who the chief executives and senior financial staff are in companies. Then they send bogus emails purporting to be from bosses to employees instructing them to transfer money into certain bank accounts

Not long ago almost all the fraudsters who tried to part us from our money were spectacularly stupid. They would send us barely literate emails tellin(...)

Broken shoes on a hill in Wenzhou: the city was hard hit by 2011’s credit crunch. photograph: qilai shen/bloomberg

On the surface it sounds sinister, a world of shadow banking and underground lending which has sown confusion across the country, especially i(...)