China’s workforce and general population are ageing rapidly, and the grievously underfunded welfare and pensions system won’t cope. That’s a recipe for structural decline and turmoil, says Jonathan Compton.
China's stockmarket crash
The case for buying China remains intact, despite recent volatility, says fund manager Dale Nicholls. Here, he tips three China-based stocks to buy now.
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.
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.
Britain and China are making all the right noises. But as Rupert Foster explains, they’re setting themselves up for disappointment.
Everybody else is courting China, says Merryn Somerset Webb. So why shouldn’t we?
China’s economy is worse than its government admits. But that doesn’t mean you should avoid it, says John Stepek. In fact, now might be a good time to buy in.
Worries over Asian markets are receding, says Andrew Van Sickle. Now could be the time for long-term investors to buy in.
Investors are running scared of emerging markets following China’s stockmarket plunge. But as Matthew Partridge explains, it’s worth hanging on to your funds.
Plunging Chinese stocks have sent shockwaves around the world. Andrew Van Sickle looks at what that means for your money.
Dr Peter Frankopan looks at China’s devaluation of the yuan, and asks if the lessons of the 15th-century Ming empire hold any clues for the future.