Li Keqiang

China fake data leads to hidden economic rebound

China’s carbon emissions are rising, foreign executives report they are seeing strong growth and luxury cars form long lines outside top hotels in …

Economy

China economy beat expectations in 2017 : AFP survey

China’s economy exceeded Beijing’s annual growth target in 2017, analysts said in an AFP survey, overcoming the government’s battles against massive …

Economy

Beyond The News: How India-Israel ‘marriage made in heaven’ is shaped by geopolitics

The ties that bind: PM Modi and Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday. (Express Photo: Praveen Jain)<p>Prime …

India

Latin American cooperation

On November 17, 2017, President Xi Jinping holds talks at the Great Hall of the People with President Juan Carlos Varela of Panama, who is in China …

China

LMC project brings opportunities for Southeast Asian language learners

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen chairs the Second Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Leader's Meeting on January 10. Photo: VCG<p>Vendors navigate the Mekong …

News (China)

Tsina, nagtatayo ng 'mega drug rehab' facility sa Sarangani

Sinimulan na ang construction ng 150-bed capacity na regional drug abuse treatment and rehab center sa Sarangani.

Philippines

China fourth quarter GDP growth to slow on debt, pollution clampdown

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Workers inspect Baojun E100 all-electric battery cars at a final assembly plant operated by General Motors Co and its local …

Economy

Why China’s Good Environmental Policies Have Gone Wrong

As my plane was landing in Beijing in mid-December, I realized I had forgotten to bring my N95 respirator mask, and instantly regretted it. But that day turned out to be clear, if chilly. A Chinese public-health expert later told me that it was no exception: There were far fewer days of smog in …

Opinion

Is Chinese investment taking over the Mekong?

China is shoring up its sphere of influence in Southeast Asia through aid and investment. By funding infrastructure and development, China can …

China

Made in China 2025 seen as a key priority for govt

In the past year, the government has been committed to transforming the manufacturing industry into a smart, high-quality sector by providing greater …

China

World

Belarus will further open its doors and expects to attract more Chinese tourists as the countries signed a memorandum in Beijing on Friday.<p>When …

News (China)

Southeast Asia’s strongmen are looking forward to elections in 2018

Voters in Cambodia, Thailand, and Malaysia are all expected to go to the polls this year. But against a backdrop of increasingly authoritarianism in the region, one thing is likely to unite the upcoming elections: the political opposition has already been beaten.<p>Leaders looking to further …

Asia

Why Chinese officials are suddenly coming clean over cooking the books

The Binhai New Area in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin – an economic zone that sparked talk of grand ambitions to create China’s answer to …

China

Beijing wins battle for blue skies — but the poor are paying a price

One year ago, China’s capital city was in the grip of suffocating and potentially fatal smog that made life a misery and breathing downright dangerous.<p>This month, the air in Beijing has been clear and the skies blue.<p>Favorable wind and weather have played a part, but this is no fluke.<p>Last year as a …

World News

Spotlight: Chinese investors, tourists contribute to Cambodia's socio-economic development: business leaders - Xinhua

by Nguon Sovan, Mao Pengfei<p>PHNOM PENH, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Chinese investors and tourists have greatly contributed to socio-economic development and …

News (China)

Beijing, Phnom Penh Ink Billions of US Dollars’ Worth of Development Deals For Cambodia

Beijing and Phnom Penh on Thursday signed billions of dollars’ worth of agreements to improve Cambodia’s infrastructure, including a U.S. $2 billion …

Asia

a href=/national/analysis-cambodia-signing-chinese-billions-priceAnalysis: Cambodia signing up for Chinese billions – at a price/a

Arriving in Phnom Penh in the midst of a political crackdown on dissent, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang showed no qualms about signing 19 major …

China

Eyeing Mekong dams, China lavishes cash on ally Cambodia

Beijing has pledged billions of dollars to build new infrastructure in Cambodia, officials said Thursday, as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang ended a …

Asia

China asked to buy more sugarcane from Cambodia - Khmer Times

During a meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang yesterday, Prime Minister Hun Sen asked China to increase imports of Cambodian sugarcane.<p>The …

Asia

What is “Xiconomics”?

In 2017, Xi Jinping consolidated his control over much of the Party and State apparatus, culminating in October when “Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism …

China

Year of policy tightening set for early Canadian test

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The Bank of Canada will get the first crack in the coming week at demonstrating whether, as many expect, monetary policy among the world's major economies is set to tighten more in 2018 than in any year since the crisis.<p>Yet when policymakers gather in Ottawa on Wednesday, there …

Economy

American companies lining up to curry favor with China

Apple, Delta, and Marriott are just the latest U.S. firms to try an ingratiate themselves to the repressive regime<p>Marriott got a taste of China's brutal censorship regime on Thursday, when the government blocked citizens from accessing the American hotel company's websites after the regime …

U.S. Politics

Best Xinhua China photos of the year 2017 - Xinhua

Xi Jinping (C), general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, who is also Chinese president and chairman of the Central …

News (China)

China flexes its control on the Mekong

Was it truly worth Chinese Premier Li Keqiang traveling all the way to Phnom Penh for the second Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) summit?<p>As the MLC …

China

Myanmar’s Troubles Persist – and China Sees It All as Part of a Great Game

Share this:<p>China’s attitude towards Myanmar reflects a bigger strategy: to bolster its presence in Asia at the expense of other powers.<p>As the Myanmar …

China

The Best Reads of the Week From Caixin

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has revealed the economy grew by around 6.9% last year, just days before the government is due to officially release the …

News (China)

China to invest billions of dollars in ally Cambodia

Cambodia and China on Thursday signed nearly 20 agreements worth several billion dollars to develop the impoverished Southeast Asian country's …

Business

China, Cambodia call for adopting Code of Conduct in S. China Sea at early date

China and Cambodia on Thursday jointly called on related parties to adopt at an early date the Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea to make …

South China Sea

China Premier Li says 2017 GDP growth expected around 6.9 percent

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Booming Global Trade Helped China Exports Surge Last Year

China’s exports rose by 10.8 percent in 2017 in yuan terms, as booming global trade buoyed demand for the nation’s manufacturing output.<p>Imports …

China