China January factory growth dips to 8-month low

The data, which gives global investors their first look at business conditions in China at the start of 2018, reinforced the view that the economy is beginning to gradually lose steam after growing by a better-than-expected 6.9 per cent last year. ( read original story ...)

China publishes general PMI to better track economy

China's statistics authority ... A reading above 50 indicates expansion and below reflects contraction. Business activity in the two sectors was previously tracked by two separate indices published monthly, which the NBS said "lacks a way to reflect ... ( read original story ...)

On China visit, Britain’s May focused on post-Brexit future

May is accompanied by 50 British business leaders, including the chief executives of ... "There are huge trade opportunities in China that we want to help British businesses take advantage of," May said ahead of the trip. Bolstering ties with China ... ( read original story ...)