Authorities blame holiday season for weak February numbers, iron ore hits lowest point since June 2012.
Result matches median forecast from polled economists.
Shen Peiping , the latest high-ranking official to fall in anti-graft campaign.
Foreign Minister says there’s "no room for compromise" with Japan over territory or history.
Jets scrambled to counter three Chinese military planes that flew near Japanese airspace.
Dutch food and cosmetics giant buys a majority stake in Chinese water purification company Qinyuan.
Excavation giants cite varying statistics to claim top spot.
China is in need of market-based reforms, but a genuinely competitive economy will only be achieved if the dominance of its state-owned enterprises is wound back.
Despite having the fastest growing consumer market in the world, China's own government and the IMF are calling for more consumer-based growth. How could consumption be both weak and strong at the same time?
A 12% increase in China’s military spending may sound muscular: but as a proportion to GDP it has remained constant since 2000.
Economists are questioning the wisdom behind Beijing's official commitment to grow the economy at 7.5 per cent.