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It is impossible to see this episode as anything but another disastrous own goal for Beijing
Authorities swoop while public is distracted by coronavirus crisis?
Hopes for a strong recovery from a disastrous first quarter are at risk from new infections and a collapse in exports
Officials revise data as Beijing seeks to dispel accusations it under-reported health crisis
Beijing has worked hard during pandemic to appear as a leader in global governance
The United Nations’ decision to host global discussions via Chinese tech giant’s video service has raised concerns over privacy
What can we learn from the country’s recovery? You asked, we responded. Here are the highlights
Case on anti-protest measure seen as key test of authority of city’s political leader
CNPC, Sinopec and Cnooc are being forced to hand over the valuable pipelines that form the backbone of their respective monopolies
Official coronavirus figures questioned as families form long queues to collect remains
Famous share tipper tones down bullish outlook after coronavirus rout prompts backlash
Orban takes advantage of emergency powers to introduce new legislation
Efforts to track cases have been haphazard but technology companies face pressure to hand over information
Pledge to provide far more than China promised risks angering Beijing?
To address the pandemic, China and the US must not only function. They must function together
Official data show an unexpected expansion after February’s sharp contraction
Provincial authorities defy instructions to lift restrictions as distrust deepens? ?
Beijing could show leadership by running current account deficits
New act signed into law by Trump puts Washington on collision course with Beijing
Phone call signals potential thaw after countries exchanged insults over pandemic
Official figures suggest a breakthrough but local medics reveal unreported cases ?
Beijing blocks visits from most foreign nationals as centre of pandemic shifts west
Authorities to relax rules on travel to and from region where outbreak began
With its economy showing signs of life, Beijing aims to restore a reputation damaged by coronavirus
Revelation comes days after American journalists expelled in dispute with Washington