Economy A northern Chinese powerhouse grapples with a slowdown as credit curbs hit Updated : June 15, 2018 05:10 PM IST In the city's sprawling new business district - once billed as China's answer to Manhattan, now slightly more modestly as its Canary Wharf - many skyscrapers stand unfinished or empty. Tianjin's problems also reflect growing strains on China's economy as curbs on pollution, local government debt and shadow financing hit home. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.