Construction site, Fuzhou, Fujian province
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Fears over China's credit crunch

There's concern over Chinese property firms and local authorities who amassed huge debts during the nation's construction boom.

Over the last decade China's property firms and local authorities have amassed huge debts during a construction boom.

Last month the government attempted to curb that lending by limiting the credit available to state banks, sparking fears of a credit crunch.

Our correspondent in Beijing, Martin Patience, reports on the government's delicate situation.