China warms up for 2018 'critical battles' with cooling economy

China warms up for 2018 'critical battles' with cooling economy
- China starts three years of "critical battles" against debt, poverty and pollution in 2018 as policy makers also face rising US interest rates, renewed trade-war threats, and nuclear saber-rattling from North Korea. While the nation is starting from a position of greater strength, with full-year ...