China’s economy headed downhill? Hong Kong’s (relatively) clear skies say so

Chinese macroeconomic indicators are notoriously dodgy.  Besides opaque and unreliable data sources, there are occasionally outright fraudulent figures, such as the recent discovery of an entire province having fabricated fiscal data for almost half a decade (not a small backwater, mind you, Liaoning has a population the size of Spain.) Even Premier Li Keqiang once […]