Asia Pacific

Why Hong Kong's traditional under-stairs shops are disappearing

im体育官网Why an essential part of Hong Kong's retail landscape is in danger of disappearing.

AJ Impact

Asian stocks slip on worsening US-China tensions

China is reportedly considering closing US consulate in Wuhan after the US orders China to shut its mission in Houston.

Asian stocks slip on worsening US-China tensions

United States

Trump hints at closure of more Chinese consulates as China fumes

Beijing condemns move and signals retaliation with possible closure of the American consulate in Chengdu.

Trump hints at closure of more Chinese consulates as China fumes

China

China's independent Mars mission Tianwen-1 takes off from Hainan

Probe is expected to reach Mars in February, when it will attempt to deploy a rover to explore the planet for 90 days.

China's independent Mars mission Tianwen-1 takes off from Hainan

Hong Kong

UK plan to offer citizenship to Hong Kongers draws China's anger

im体育官网China accuses Britain of interference as UK gov't lays out path to citizenship for three million Hong Kong people.

UK plan to offer citizenship to Hong Kongers draws China's anger

United States

US accuses China of hacking coronavirus researchers, others

im体育官网Two alleged Chinese hackers stole 'terabytes' of data globally, court filings say; Beijing rejects allegations.

United States

Pompeo urges India to decrease dependence on China

India and China have found themselves nearing war in recent months, and the US is hoping India will look West.

Pompeo urges India to decrease dependence on China

Weather

Thousands evacuated in China after floods threaten villages

im体育官网Rescue workers evacuate residents in Anhui and Hubei provinces as torrential rains continue to lash China.

Thousands evacuated in China after floods threaten villages

AJ Impact

Pompeo in UK calls for 'coalition' to counter China

The criticism came hours after Britain suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and blocked arms sales to it.

Pompeo in UK calls for 'coalition' to counter China

AJ Impact

US Senate report accuses China of 'digital authoritarianism'

The report, conducted by Democrats, says China uses artificial intelligence to control information and track citizens.

 US Senate report accuses China of 'digital authoritarianism'

AJ Impact

China's CanSino joins list of coronavirus vaccine hopefuls

CanSino's experimental vaccine appears safe and induced immune response in tests, study shows, boosting firm's shares.

China's CanSino joins list of coronavirus vaccine hopefuls

China

China to 'fight back' as UK suspends Hong Kong extradition deal

Embassy spokesman accuses UK gov't of 'interference' over move that followed imposition of security law in Hong Kong.

China to 'fight back' as UK suspends Hong Kong extradition deal

Inside Story

Can anyone fill the Huawei void?

The UK is reported to have turned to Japan in its search for 5G network technology.

AJ Impact

US blacklists 11 firms over China's treatment of Uighurs

im体育官网The US Commerce Department said the companies were involved in using forced labour by Uighurs and other Muslim groups.

US blacklists 11 firms over China's treatment of Uighurs

United Kingdom

UK suspends extradition arrangements with Hong Kong

im体育官网Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab voiced concerns about new national security law and alleged human rights abuses in China.

UK suspends extradition arrangements with Hong Kong