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China advisers said to propose cutting 2015 growth target to 7%

Country looks set to miss its growth target this year for the first time since 1999

China's reform-minded leaders have shown greater tolerance for slower growth, but they will have to tread carefully to avoid a sharper slowdown that could fuel job losses and debt default risks, analysts say.


INFLUENTIAL advisers to the Chinese government are recommending it cuts its 2015 growth target to 7 per cent as the country's top leadership meet on Tuesday for an annual gathering to map out economic and reform plans for the following year.

China looks set to miss its