Italy has become the first G7 nation to endorse the Belt and Road Initiative, China’s controversial series of global infrastructure investments.
Investors have been scared witless by the plunge in the Chinese stockmarket and currency, the yuan. Andrew Van Sickle explains why you should stay calm.
The Chinese stockmarket has had to halt trading more than once already this year. John Stepek looks at what the crash means for the world’s markets, and the global economy.
China’s central bank has moved pre-emptively to prevent the yuan being dragged upwards with the US dollar.
The IMF’s expected welcoming of the renminbi into its ‘special drawing rights’ is a significant acceptance of China’s position as a global financial player. Simon Wilson reports
China is going through lots of change, but the overall outlook is still positive. Rupert Foster looks at the best Chinese-focused funds to profit.
China’s benchmark index, the Shanghai Composite, is back in bull market territory. John Stepek looks at what’s next for investors in Chinese stocks.
China has vast overcapacity in construction and global ambitions. The two have come together in a new push for expansion. Will it come off? Simon Wilson reports.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to author and historian Peter Frankopan about Britain’s relationship with the new Silk Roads, and why we need to better understand China.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to historian Peter Frankopan about the Silk Roads and what China really wants from Britain.
The idea that China is slowing is hardly new and it hasn’t put off Chinese consumers.