While stock markets rallied when Beijing relaxed virus restrictions, many experts think the recovery will be delayed. Between now and then, more trouble is likely... MORE
Tokyo has announced an ambitious multibillion-dollar program of economic assistance to Africa, in a bid to counter Beijing's growing economic and political influence.
Beijing this week slashed interest rates to boost demand after its zero-COVID policy and a property crash rocked the economy. China's woes will hurt global... MORE
Beijing's military threats against Taiwan after Nancy Pelosi's visit are unprecedented. For the time being, however, not much will likely change as neither country can... MORE
Nepal's ruling party has become increasingly wary of China's expansive Belt and Road Initiative amid Sri Lanka's financial collapse, fresh loans from the US and... MORE
China seems eager to bolster relations with Nepal following several infrastructure financing disagreements and a recent $500 million US grant to Kathmandu.
Argentina's leader Alberto Fernandez agreed to tie the South American nation to China's massive Belt and Road initiative following talks with Xi Jinping in Beijing.
China downgraded diplomatic ties with Lithuania to the level of charge d'affaires on Sunday, China's state-owned broadcaster CCTV said in a statement.
Today, after the United States backed Taiwan's inclusion, China insisted that it did not have the right to join the United Nations. Beijing said the... MORE
China had launched a low orbit "missile" that may penetrate current defense systems, which it claims is for "peaceful" usage. China's Foreign Ministry spokesman said... MORE