It is standard practice for the government to intervene in the coal market. Photo: Reuters

Message or massage? What’s the value of a price signal before China’s Communist Party congress?

The heavy hand of the state has given some industries a leg up, putting a rosier glow on the economy as party delegates get ready to gather in Beijing

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It is standard practice for the government to intervene in the coal market. Photo: Reuters
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