A construction site in Beijing: Are bond default problems at a Shenzhen real estate developer a sign of things to come? © AP

China's slowdown

Property woes, credit risk concerns cloud recovery picture

SHANGHAI -- China's property and stock markets are facing fresh bouts of turmoil as the national economy decelerates. The country's gross domestic product expanded 7.4% in 2014, according to preliminary data announced Jan. 20. It was the slowest ...


Giri Jadeja : Green lending -- a new growth model for Asia and beyond

China is no stranger to the perils of rapid economic development. According to researc...


Refocusing operations: Toshiba to exit foreign TV sales, license brand

TOKYO -- Toshiba said Thursday that it will stop developing and selling televisions overse...