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China lab leak infects thousands with...

China lab leak infects thousands with...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Lanzhou's health commission said that sheep, cattle and pigs were most commonly involved in the spread...

China begins military drills as US official...

China begins military drills as US official...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The USA only has official ties with China, not Taiwan, though is the island's main arms supplier...

China hails Xinjiang jobs success as...

China hails Xinjiang jobs success as...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The EU meanwhile has urged China to allow independent observers to travel to the highly surveilled...

China warns over US envoy's Taiwan...

China warns over US envoy's Taiwan...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Relations between China and the United States have nosedived in recent months

Eyeing China, Pentagon plans larger,...

Eyeing China, Pentagon plans larger,...

North America

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Beijing has the world's largest naval fleet with 350 ships and submarines

Donors agree replenishment of more than...

Donors agree replenishment of more than...

Banks

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The size of the replenishment represents a 7% increase in comparison to the previous replenishment

Japan's new PM Suga pledges to tackle...

New Japan PM pledges to tackle...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 17 2020

A long-time Abe adviser and right-hand man, Suga has said his run was inspired by a desire to continue...

Huawei phone prices rise in China on...

Huawei phone prices rise in China on...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Consumers are increasingly worried over the supply of components for newer handsets

Asian airlines turn to flights to nowhere...

Asian airlines turn to flights to...

World

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Singapore Airlines Ltd is also considering scenic flights, but no decision has been made

Women, Asian medics vulnerable to badly...

Women, Asian medics vulnerable to badly...

World

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Only 85% of women could be fitted with a respirator, compared to 95% of men, while men were also more...

Pandemic sharpens battle for the soul...

US, China battle for the soul of

World

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Chinese President Xi Jinping has accelerated his UN power play as President Donald Trump’s disregard...

Japan's Suga to formally take up PM...

Japan's Suga to formally take up PM...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 16 2020

He faces numerous challenges, including tackling Covid-19 while reviving a battered economy and dealing...

Covid-19: China vaccinates thousands...

Covid-19: China vaccinates thousands...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Beijing has engaged a public, top-down approach to endorse the experimental vaccines and foster community...

India says China laying cables to bolster...

India says China laying cables to boost...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

The Chinese have complained about India building roads and air strips in the area and Beijing says this...

Three Rohingyas die in Indonesia

Three Rohingyas die in Indonesia

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Death of thirty Rohingyas during the 7-month ordeal at sea could have been avoided if countries in the...

Inner Mongolia seethes as China presses...

Inner Mongolia seethes as China presses...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Ethnic Mongolians count for less than a fifth of the region’s 25.3 million population, and are...

Japan ruling party head Suga preparing...

Japan's Suga preparing cabinet

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Suga will serve out Abe's term as party leader through September 2021

Wuhan film captures horror and humanity...

Film on horror, humanity at Wuhan

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

The film eschews politics and blame to focus on personal stories of tragedy and bravery, hope and...

US puts block on Chinese products from...

US puts block on Chinese products from...

North America

Tue, Sep 15 2020

In July the US Treasury imposed sanctions on a major paramilitary group, Xinjiang Production and Construction...

PM Chung: South Korea to secure coronavirus...

South Korea to secure coronavirus...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

South Korea said it planned to join the Covax facility

China locks down city on Myanmar border...

Covid-19: China locks down city on Myanmar...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Every resident will be tested for the virus in Ruili, which is home to more than 210,000 people