China, Philippines agree to talk more on South China Sea flare-ups

This includes disputes over Second Thomas Shoal.  

· 5 months ago

China, Philippines agree to talk more on South China Sea flare-ups

China’s population decline accelerates in 2023

This extends a downward streak after more than 6 decades of growth.  

· 5 months ago

China’s population decline accelerates in 2023

China 2023 economic growth tipped to be weakest in decades

Experts forecast GDP to have expanded 5.2% last year.

· 5 months ago

China 2023 economic growth tipped to be weakest in decades

UAE tech firm pushes back on concerns over China ties

G42 defends engagement with Beijing as part of its international business network. 

· 6 months ago

UAE tech firm pushes back on concerns over China ties

China holds navy, air patrols in South China Sea

This follows appointment of ex-navy chief Dong Jun as Beijing’s defence minister. 

· 6 months ago

China holds navy, air patrols in South China Sea


China factory activity decline deepens in December

Purchasing Managers’ Index falls to 49.0 from 49.4 in November.         

· 6 months ago

China factory activity decline deepens in December

China’s Xi says strong Russia ties a ‘strategic choice’

Beijing calls for deeper bilateral cooperation with Moscow.

· 6 months ago

China’s Xi says strong Russia ties a ‘strategic choice’

China firms tap Malaysia companies for high-end chip assembly

Washington has increasingly placed curbs on the sale of chips and chip-making equipment to Bejing.

· 6 months ago

China firms tap Malaysia companies for high-end chip assembly

Beijing metro collision injures 102 people

Snowstorms in Chinese capital affect operating conditions of rail service.

· 6 months ago

Beijing metro collision injures 102 people

Xi says China modernisation will benefit US firms

Chinese president says country will 'unswervingly promote high-level opening up to the outside world'.

· 6 months ago

Xi says China modernisation will benefit US firms

US Commerce chief warns against China ‘threat’

Beijing is not our friend, says Gina Raimondo.

· 7 months ago

US Commerce chief warns against China ‘threat’

Climate change worsened China heat, flooding in 2020, says study

Researchers say warming caused increase in rain by 6.5%.

· 7 months ago

Climate change worsened China heat, flooding in 2020, says study

Taiwan leader says China invasion unlikely for now

President Tsai Ing-wen says 'Chinese leadership at this juncture is overwhelmed by its internal challenges'.

· 7 months ago

Taiwan leader says China invasion unlikely for now

China navy ships arrive in Myanmar for joint drills

Beijing sends 3 vessels as border conflict strains ties between the nations.

· 7 months ago

China navy ships arrive in Myanmar for joint drills

China reports no ‘unusual or novel pathogens’ in respiratory illnesses upsurge

Authorities say spike in 'influenza-like' sickness since mid-October due to lifting of Covid curbs.

· 7 months ago

China reports no ‘unusual or novel pathogens’ in respiratory illnesses upsurge