Coughing dragon? China's growth slows amid credit crunch fears (part 1)
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Has the Chinese dragon caught a cough? Growth is down, while public debt amounts to 10% of GDP. Will a planned curb on spending burst not just China but all of Asia's housing bubble? Who'll buy everyone else's debt if the Chinese are watching their bottom line? Will Beijing have to rethink its planned military expansion? Meanwhile, there are other clouds on the horizon, with a documentary on pollution causing trouble by going viral - how will the National People's Congress respond?
Produced by Van Meguerditchian, Cécile Khindria and Emerald Maxwell