The financial health of bloated industries in China has prompted many banks to cut back on lending in some sectors.
Transport minister dismisses claims missing aircraft may have flown past the time it reached it disappeared off tracking systems.
Panasonic has declared it will pay employees it sends to China a premium to compensate for the dangerous levels of pollution. The FT reports.
There is some "flexibility" around China's 7.5 percent gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014, said Premier Li Keqiang.
As we countdown to the contentious Crimea referendum set for Sunday 16 March, events continue to move apace. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Kiev with the latest.
It's been seven days since the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah finds out how the families of passengers on board the missing plane are coping.
Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at NAB, says Australia's February jobs numbers is 'extremely unreliable', due to a small sample size.