Shops for rent along Golden Street in Yixing, Jiangsu province. Photo: Simon Song

Wanted posters for fugitive debtors and runaway bosses symptoms of China’s economic woes

Maintaining the dynamism of China’s economy, the world’s second-biggest, is becoming more complicated despite signs that headline economic growth numbers are stabilising. The South China Morning Post is sending its journalists to talk to those on the frontline of China’s growth story – venture capitalists, developers, cement factory owners and other industrialists – to see behind the numbers. In the second story of the series, Jane Cai examines the plight of private businesses in Yixing, Jiangsu province

Topic |   China economy
Shops for rent along Golden Street in Yixing, Jiangsu province. Photo: Simon Song
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