Business daily

Chinese journalist apologises 'for contributing to market turmoil'

A Chinese journalist has made a televised apology for allegedly reporting "falsehoods" about the recent stock market turmoil, despite the information in his article having been independently verified. Wang Xiaolu was one of 197 people targeted by authorities for apparently contributing to the 40 percent slump in Chinese shares. Also on the show: What do employers deem the “best” reason for staff phoning in sick?