UK cloud companies need a China connection

China skyline

UK companies in the cloud sector cannot afford not to be in China, but may need to team up with a local partner to break into the Chinese market

Alibaba reveals what makes the Chinese click

Alibaba, David Lloyd

From his London powerbase, Alibaba's David Lloyd is UK businesses’ passport to e-commerce in China where many millions of consumers are just a click away

The Chinese cyber war

Keyboard with Chinese flag

The impact of the Chinese cyber arms race on the world

Atomic fission: nuclear delay cools UK-China relations

Two attendants install a British and a Chinese flag behind a podium

The British government has put the development of a Chinese-backed nuclear power station on ice, prompting an angry response for Beijing

Beijing’s psychedelic underground

Member of band Chui Wan on guitar

China’s alternative music scene is thriving, as bands blend the new cultural influences from the influx of Western music, with the country’s deep-rooted mystic traditions

Hague ruling breaks China’s Nine Dash Line

Map of South China Sea

An international tribunal has ruled that China’s claims to huge areas of the South China Sea have no basis in law, deepening a diplomatic standoff in the region

UK burned by China’s steel meltdown

China is dumping steel onto the international markets, forcing down prices and causing a crisis in the UK’s manufacturing industry

BRICS crumble as commodity prices bite

The acronym that defined a decade of investing in emerging markets is on its last legs, as commodity price falls bite