• Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00:00
    Merkel faces a delicate task on trip to China
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s vist to Beijing yesterday and today is an attempt to boost relations between Germany and China and China-EU ties amid a highly volatile and uncertain international climate.
  • Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00
    Chinese museums offer up the unexpected
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00:00
    WHO is the latest victim in Beijing’s war on Taiwan
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 01:00:00
    Why we must put Tibet back on the international agenda
    In 2001, when Beijing was selected to host the 2008 Summer Olympics, expectations were high that China’s human rights performance would improve in the international spotlight. Even Chinese officials predicted change. As Beijing’s mayor said at the time, hosting the games would “benefit the further development of our human rights cause”.
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 14:53:53
    Chinese tourists spark ire in Vietnam with controversial shirts
    A photo of Chinese tourists wearing T-shirts depicting Beijing's claims to the disputed South China Sea has sparked online anger in Vietnam, prompting calls for the visitors to be deported.
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  • Tue, 15 May 2018 07:02:24
    Wall Street buoyed by hopes of easing US-China trade tensions
    Wall Street closed higher on Monday, within investors extending last week's gains amid signs of easing trade tensions between Washington and Beijing.
  • Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00:00
    How China aims to become a truly great movie power
    The industrialisation of China's film sector was a major topic of discussion at the recent 8th Beijing International Film Festival. Some filmmakers cited the success of “Wolf Warrior 2”, which amassed a record 5.68 billion yuan (Bt28.4 billion) at the box office, and “Operation Red Sea”, which won the award for best visual effects at the festival, to say China’s film industry has come of age.
  • Sat, 12 May 2018 13:33:54
    China still won't tell truth about Sichuan quake: Ai Weiwei
    A decade since the devastating earthquake in China's Sichuan province that left more than 87,000 people dead or missing, activist artist Ai Weiwei concedes that Beijing will never provide a full reckoning of the disaster.
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  • Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00:00
    Manila warms to Beijing and feels heat of missiles
    How clever and masterful is China’s President Xi Jinping: Without waging war, indeed without firing a shot, he has scored an immense strategic victory in the South China-Philippine Sea, which siphons $5 trillion of annual maritime traffic in East Asia.
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 15:48:49
    Wall Street banking giant JP Morgan looks to expand in China
    Wall Street titan JP Morgan Chase has become the latest firm to apply for a controlling stake in a Chinese securities venture, taking advantage of new rules Beijing put in place last month as part of a move to open up the economy.
  • Mon, 07 May 2018 10:28:33
    ZTE petitions US government to lift sanctions
    Chinese telecom giant ZTE has asked the US government to lift a ban on sales to the company, which threatens its survival and has added to trade tensions between Washington and Beijing.
  • Sat, 05 May 2018 15:07:36
    Critical US-China trade talks end in Beijing
    China and the US ended the second day of high-stakes trade talks Friday with "big differences", Beijing said, leaving the world's two largest economies on the brink of a trade war that could have knock-on effects on the global economy.
  • Sat, 05 May 2018 12:43:36
    Trump says China 'spoiled' by trade wins over US
    China is "very spoiled" by trade wins over America, US President Donald Trump said late Friday, as a top business delegation headed back to America after high-stakes talks with Beijing.
  • Sat, 05 May 2018 01:00:00
    Chinese investments in Cambodia are win-win-lose (guess who loses)
    Prime Minister Hun Sen has praised Chinese investment and development aid in Cambodia in the face of growing concern over Beijing’s influence. That concern is warranted.
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 15:15:53
    Asian markets end week with losses, eyes on US jobs data
    Asian markets fell on Friday, tracking another retreat on Wall Street as attention turns to the release of key US jobs data later in the day and high-level China-US trade talks in Beijing.
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