Tania Branigan: China’s Momentous 2008

Tania Branigan recounts extraordinary events from the last 12 months in and introduces video highlights of the year. Click here to see the videos on the Guardian blog:

This autumn, the chill winds of the world’s economic reached Chinese shores, leaving millions jobless. As the year ends, celebrations of the 30th of its economic reforms – which have lifted hundreds of millions out of – are muted by the outlook for . The country will enter this new year with rather more trepidation than the last.

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