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Cambodia kicks off drills with 'great friend' China as US ties sour

China is Cambodia's largest foreign investor and has poured billions of dollars into infrastructure projects in the country.

China building Arctic cruise ship for 'Polar Silk Road'

China plans to encourage companies to build infrastructure and conduct commercial trial voyages to the Arctic.

Xi's trusted 'firefighter' lieutenant becomes China's vice president

Xi was also re-elected president by parliament, with no votes cast against him.
March 17, 2018 | 11:20 am GMT+7

Trump signs US-Taiwan travel bill; China 'strongly dissatisfied'

The United States does not have formal ties with Taiwan but is required by law to help it with self-defense and is the island's primary source of weapons.
March 17, 2018 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Mekong River researchers hope to find ways to make dams less damaging

The Mekong River's mainstream now has about 11 dams and more than 100 on its tributaries.
March 16, 2018 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

US pressing China to cut trade surplus by $100 bln: White House

Trade experts have said tariffs imposed as a result of the China intellectual property probe may fall outside of WTO rules.
March 15, 2018 | 08:28 am GMT+7

Vietnamese families in search of peace 30 years after sons died defending Spratlys from China

64 Vietnamese soldiers died in the battle on March 14, 1988, and few of their remains have been recovered.
March 13, 2018 | 04:07 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese woman sold to Chinese farmer battles her way home

She had begged the family to send her back to Vietnam, but they refused because they had paid more than $13,000 for her.
March 13, 2018 | 11:11 am GMT+7

Cambodia arrests 100 suspects over China telecoms fraud

Cambodia, a staunch ally of China, has previously deported suspected scammers to China, even those holding Taiwan passports.
March 12, 2018 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

Chinese state media defends removing presidential term limits

'We are increasingly confident that the key to China's path lies in [...] firmly following the leadership of the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core.' 
March 12, 2018 | 10:06 am GMT+7

China allows Xi to remain president indefinitely, tightening grip on power

The amendments also include inserting Xi's political theory into the constitution and adding clauses to give a legal framework to a new super anti-corruption department.
March 11, 2018 | 06:16 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese sentenced to 6 years in jail for trafficking young women to China

The woman was busted five years after selling two victims to an acquaintance in China for $2,200.
March 10, 2018 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Vietnamese steel firms face wrath of Trump's protectionism drive

Local steel producers may lose their foothold in the U.S. market and face fierce competition from China.
March 08, 2018 | 06:31 pm GMT+7

Trump to authorize tariffs as White House opens way for more exemptions

The tariffs would impose a duty of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium to counter cheap imports, especially from China.
March 08, 2018 | 08:44 am GMT+7

China warns Taiwan it won't tolerate separatist activities

'We will remain firm in safeguarding China's sovereignty and territorial integrity.'
March 05, 2018 | 08:58 am GMT+7
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