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    China threatens US for signing law backing HK protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 11:49am on November 28, 2019

    China on Thursday threatened to retaliate after United States president Donald Trump signed legislation supporting Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters, just as the world’s top two...

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    China fans desert K-pop star for ‘liking’ Hong Kong tweet

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on November 27, 2019

    A South Korean pop star has become the latest celebrity to spark anger on the Chinese internet after he ‘liked’ a tweet about the divisive...

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    Chinese foreign ministry summons US ambassador over HK bill

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 01:01pm on November 26, 2019

    China has summoned the United States ambassador to demand that United States scrap legislation backing Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, or ‘bear all the consequences’, the...

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    China, United States agree to continue trade talks: Xinhua

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:50pm on November 26, 2019

    Top United States and Chinese negotiators held phone talks on Tuesday and agreed to keep in touch over ‘remaining issues’ for a ‘phase one’ trade...

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    No ‘phase two’ US-China deal on the horizon, officials say

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2019

    An ambitious ‘phase two’ trade deal between the United States and China was looking less likely as the two countries struggled to strike a preliminary...

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    The bridge that spans the world

    Peter Koenig | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2019

    THE Belt and Road Initiative, also called the New Silk Road, is based on a 2,100-year-old trade route between the Middle East and Eastern Asia,...

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    More secrets of Xinjiang camps leaked to foreign media

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 09:00pm on November 25, 2019

    Classified Chinese government documents made public by an international group of journalists describe the repressive inner workings of detention camps in Xinjiang, in a second...

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    HK democrats score landslide victory in local polls

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 04:05pm on November 25, 2019

    Hong Kong's democrats scored a landslide majority in district council elections, which saw a record turnout after six months of anti-government protests, increasing pressure on...

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    HK leader Carrie Lam promises to ‘listen humbly’ to citizens’ opinions

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 01:25pm on November 25, 2019

    Hong Kong’s unpopular leader Carrie Lam said on Monday her government would ‘listen humbly’ to the public after voters dealt a humiliating election setback to...

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    China plays role in resolving Rohingya crisis: envoy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:54am on November 25, 2019

    Chinese ambassador in Dhaka Li Jiming on Sunday said Beijing was playing a role in finding a sustainable solution to the Rohingya crisis as his...