New rules may extend industrial price breaks for third year in a row.
Lower economic estimates may clash with Communist Party pledge.
Up until now Vietnam has responded to Chinese intimidation in the South China Sea in a very low-key fashion.
The government is pushing domestic production to counter import dependence concerns.
Higher costs could add to growth slowdown and trade war woes.
This would not be the first time that China has pressured ExxonMobil to steer clear of oil exploration and production in Vietnam.
Pollution may rise as cities are urged to ease restrictions on sales.
Chinese and Lao dam projects, melting glaciers pose grave threats down river.
The state-owned oil company reportedly backs pipeline route that Russia opposes.
Government reports rising growth despite economic and trade war pressures.
Eight of the 10 rivers on earth carrying the most plastic can be found in Asia.
Domestic coal production hits record high as economic growth fades.
Policymakers hope domestic consumption can sustain growth.
Government cuts employer contributions in an 'ill-advised' bid to boost the economy.
Cyberspying concerns persist as suppliers seek eased export curbs.
Other steps by Beijing appear to address “debt-trap” borrowing concerns.
Lower-priced renewable energy will compete with liquefied natural gas, advocates say.
Regulators worry about pressure on foreign exchange reserves.
Tanker attacks near Persian Gulf raise concerns for China's growing dependence on liquefied natural gas.
Weakness in the power sector signals trouble in the economy.
Strategic reserves could last for as little as 30 days in case of a cutoff.
Central Asia's 'Line D' project may be delayed past 2022.
Government support for manufacturing raises generating costs.
State-owned companies face pressure from pipeline merger plan.
Student leaders, understandably, got most of the media attention, but the “laobaixing,” or ordinary people, deserved equal recognition as things played out.
Investment growth fades, risking long-term effects.
Beijing's polar ambitions draw fire from Washington.
Analysts cite high costs and development risks.
Overproduction threatens to flood market despite capacity cuts.
Russia's Gazprom renews imports from China's major supplier.