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The Sydney Morning Herald › 1 week ago
In debt and facing serious criminal charges, Nick Zhao was not the ideal political candidate. But that did not stop a suspected Chinese spy from putting a proposal to him.
Business Insider › Politics › 1 week ago
Xi Jinping is the current president of the People's Republic of China and has been in power since 2013. During the early years of his leadership, Xi became known for launching a nationwide anti-corruption campaign in the Chinese Communist Party, and...
UPI › 1 week ago
The Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy has conducted joint military exercises for the first time in an area off the coast of South Africa, according to state media.
Sputnik International › 1 week ago
New Delhi (Sputnik): The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a pilot project of China’s Belt and Road initiative, is a planned network of connectivity comprising roads and railways linking China’s Xinjiang province with Pakistan's strategic...
CBC › 1 week ago
China has arrived as a truly commanding presence on the global stage that few nations can ignore. In our new CBC News series, we explore Beijing's expanding circles of influence and how Canada and other countries contend with China's power.
The Sydney Morning Herald › 1 week ago
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd lays out a plan for a mature relationship with China in a speech he gave to launch the Quarterly Essay by Peter Hartcher, The Sydney Morning Herald's political and international editor.
CNN › 1 week ago
China has overtaken the United States as the country with the most diplomatic posts across the world, a stark indication of Beijing's growing international ambitions, a new report published by an Australian think tank has revealed.
The Guardian › Opinions › 1 week ago
From steel to railways, Beijing is spending billions in EU countries. But are there strings attached, asks investigative journalist Juliet Ferguson
Washington Examiner › Politics › 2 weeks ago
China wants to purchase a controlling interest in Lithuania’s port of Klaipeda, stoking suspicions that Beijing seeks political leverage that could be used to hamper NATO military operations in a crisis.
RT › Finance › 2 weeks ago
A senior US diplomat launched a verbal barrage at Beijing’s economic presence in Pakistan, claiming the massive investment brought nothing but corruption and a legacy of debt. China hit back saying IMF loans were a worse burden. Read Full Article at...
CNBC › 2 weeks ago
The close economic and financial ties between the U.S. and China create potentially greater risks for America's global clout if the two countries separate further.
RT › 2 weeks ago
Though most members can barely afford to cough up their required military spending, and with European leaders questioning the venerable alliance, why is NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talking about expanding into space? Read Full Article at...
The New York Times › 2 weeks ago
Amid the lush paddy fields of central Sri Lanka, a large, state-of-the-art hospital rises between the cranes and cement mixers.
One America News Network › 2 weeks ago
By Shihar Aneez and Sanjeev Miglani POLONARRUWA, Sri Lanka (Reuters) - Amid the lush paddy fields of central Sri Lanka, a large, state-of-the-art hospital rises between the cranes and cement mixers.
CNN › Traveling › 3 weeks ago
After years of delays and much debate, it's finally happening. Bullet trains are coming to Thailand.
The Guardian › Opinions › 3 weeks ago
With Merkel on the way out, who can keep the union intact as Beijing’s influence grows and the White House’s hostility rises?
The Guardian › Opinions › 3 weeks ago
With Angela Merkel on the way out, who can keep the union intact as Beijing expands its influence and Trump’s hostility increases?
Reuters › 3 weeks ago
Sri Lankans packed into polling stations on Saturday to choose a new president for the island-nation still struggling to recover from Easter Sunday attacks on hotels and churches that have heavily weighed on its tourism-dependent economy.
Newsweek › 3 weeks ago
The president has said that a deal to end his long-running trade war with Beijing is close at hand, but has Trump succeeded in his goal of bringing China to heel?
Breitbart › Politics › 3 weeks ago
Congress must act to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank.
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