David Cameron has been having talks on trade with China's leaders but on their terms.
He has had to agree not to visit the Dalai Lama again, with his previous visit having upset Beijing, and he took part in a news conference where no questions from journalists were allowed.
ITV News deputy political editor Chris Ship reports:
The Global Times newspaper's criticism of the UK is stinging given that David Cameron has spent two days courting China's leaders.
David Cameron's visit to China has not been easy to arrange with the pressure for the trip coming from the British.
David Cameron hopes to mend relations with China as he brings a large trade delegation with him.