Good Morning. Welcome to The Wire’s daily news roundup. Each day, our staff gathers the top China business, finance, and economics headlines from a selection of the world’s leading news organizations. Paid subscribers automatically have this list emailed directly to their inboxes every day by 10 a.m. EST. Subscribe here. The Wall Street Journal China’s Xi Pushing to Beat the U.S. in GDP Growth Despite Covid Lockdowns — Topping U.S. economy required to demonstrate superiority of China’s one-party system, Chinese leader tells officials.HSBC’s Quarterly Profit Drops 28% — Bank hit by provisions for souring loans in Russia and China, but says it is benefiting from rising interest rates. The Financial Times America’s lopsided China strategy: all guns and no bread and butter issues — The administration is preparing an economic plan for the Indo-Pacific, but it will not include access to the US market.China Covid-19 tsar pushed treatments without Subscribe or login to read the rest. Subscribers get full access to: Exclusive longform investigative journalism, Q&As, news and analysis, and data on Chinese business elites and corporations. We publish China scoops you won't find anywhere else. A weekly curated reading list on China from David Barboza, Pulitzer Prize-winning former Shanghai correspondent for The New York Times. A daily roundup of China finance, business and economics headlines. We offer discounts for groups, institutions and students. Go to our Subscriptions page for details.