The government's plan to prevent data fraud has been delayed for four years.
The new Siberian connection links energy and economic goals as risks rise.
Output is undeterred by economic weakening and environmental concerns.
Lower demand forecasts follow economic growth slide.
The government touts success of social security cuts.
Draft amendment raises responsibility and fines for statistical fraud.
US penalties target China's tanker trade.
New rules may extend industrial price breaks for third year in a row.
Lower economic estimates may clash with Communist Party pledge.