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China’s decreasing growth rate translates into falling inflation rates, something that concerns the European Central Bank.
China’s decreasing growth rate translates into falling inflation rates, something that concerns the European Central Bank.
(CHINA DAILY/REUTERS)

Investors worried about Ukraine miss the real problem: China

What’s scarier if you are an investor with an over-the-horizon view: The Ukraine crisis or the economic slowdown in China?

Blinded by the media glare, you would probably pick the Ukraine crisis, which began last month with the ousting of the country’s corrupt, pro-Moscow president and may have reached its climax this week with Russia’s annexation of Crimea – Vladimir Putin’s Anschluss moment.