Tag: China

As Joe Biden’s emissaries go to Taiwan, China terms exercises ‘combat drills’

China described its military exercises near Taiwan as “combat drills” on Wednesday, upping the ante as senior former U.S. officials arrived in Taipei on a...

Britain rejoices and asks: Are lockdowns finally finished?

In China it was fengcheng. In Spain it was el confinamiento. In France it was le confinement. In Britain it was known as lockdown, plain...

US and China deploy aircraft carriers in South China Sea as Philippines prepares for joint exercises

Meanwhile, the US and Philippines were preparing for joint drills as the US secretary of defense proposed ways to deepen military cooperation between Washington and...

Philippines, US defence chiefs hope to resume joint military drill

Philippine and U.S. defence chiefs on Sunday expressed hopes to resume the joint “Balikatan” military exercise that was cancelled last year, as they discussed the...

No breakthrough in India-China military dialogue on disengagement in eastern Ladakh

(This story originally appeared in on Apr 10, 2021) There was no breakthrough yet again in the marathon military talks between India and China on...

Next big US-China battle: Olympics boycott

In a partial boycott, top dignitaries may stay away from Beijing even while athletes compete and sponsors take part Over the past month, diplomats in...

Eastern Ladakh: India, China agree to maintain stability on ground; avoid any new incidents

India and China held detailed deliberations on disengagement in remaining areas of eastern Ladakh and agreed to jointly maintain stability on the ground, avoid any...

China Could Use Bitcoin as ‘Financial Weapon’ Against U.S., Peter Thiel Warns

The noted China critic also slammed U.S. companies that did business in the country. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our...

China echoes India to call for restraint in Myanmar

Less than a week after India called for restraint in Myanmar, China has also issued a similar statement even as it without naming the USA...

Russia assures India; says no to military alliance with China

Russia on Tuesday ruled out any military alliance with China and assured that Moscow will continue to supply military equipment to India besides reiterating that...

World economy risks ‘dangerously diverging’ even as growth booms

The world economy is on course for its fastest growth in more than a half century this year, yet differences and deficiencies could hold it...

5 Goals New Product Prototype Development Will Help You Achieve

To successfully launch a new product, you need to pay special attention to product development and manufacturing. Here’s what prototyping teaches about making the best...

Corrugated box makers face severe raw material shortage, user industries voice concern over surging prices

Manufacturers of corrugated boxes, a significant eco-friendly packaging material, are facing a severe raw material shortage due to increased exports of paper pulp to China....

Hong Kong: G7 expresses ‘grave concern’ over electoral changes in Hong Kong

The top diplomats of the G7 (Group of Seven) group of countries expressed “grave concerns” about China‘s national legislature approving a resolution to drastically overhaul...

With eyes on China, Quad allies including India launch vaccine plan

The United States, India, Japan and Australia on Friday announced a joint drive to ramp up the Covid-19 vaccine supply in Asia, mounting a challenge...

China for decades waged campaign to destroy Tibet’s proud culture, history: Nancy Pelosi

China for decades has waged a campaign to destroy Tibet‘s proud culture and history, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has alleged, asserting that the...

Xi’s Gambit: China plans for a world without US technology

China is freeing up tens of billions of dollars for its tech industry to borrow. It is cataloging the sectors where the United States or...

China travel: Americans and other Westerners are increasingly scared of traveling there as threat of detention rises

The American professor, who for decades made multiple trips a year to China and was last there in 2018, hasn’t focused his career on Tibet...

China silent on permitting return of Indian, international students

China on Tuesday gave no timeline and continued to be ambivalent about permitting thousands of Indian and overseas students studying in Chinese universities to return...

Australia eyes closer economic ties with India after trade row with China

Australia, which is emerging as a key partner of India in the Indo-Pacific region, is keen to expand its partnership beyond security and defence and...

Saudi Arabia’s bold plan to rule the $700 billion hydrogen market

Sun-scorched expanses and steady Red Sea breezes make the northwest tip of Saudi Arabia prime real estate for what the kingdom hopes will become a...

India-China border tensions reflect growing Chinese aggression and assertion, says Colin Kahl

The current India-China border tensions reflect a disturbing trend of growing Chinese aggression and assertion in the region and toward allies and partners of the...

China has built the world’s largest navy. Now what’s Beijing going to do with it?

Spread out before him that April day was the largest flotilla Communist-ruled China had ever put to sea at one time, 48 ships, dozens of...

UN says 38 dead in Myanmar’s ‘bloodiest’ day since coup

At least 38 people died Wednesday in the “bloodiest” day of Myanmar‘s crisis, the United Nations said, as the military junta defied growing international condemnation...

Chinese blogger charged with ‘defaming martyrs’ after border-clash posts

Chinese prosecutors formally charged a popular social media influencer with “defaming martyrs” on Monday, for suggesting the death toll of the China-India border clash was...