8 Chinese military companies make the world’s top 100 – and more data could reveal others, think tank says.
Riyadh is interested in becoming an observer and Tehran is on its way to becoming a member of the China-led group.
American envoy says Jiang worked to advance US-China ties at a ‘consequential time while managing our differences’.
Plan aims to get more people aged 60 and over vaccinated, while state media sends message that rules should be refined in line with cabinet’s ‘20 measures’ but zero-Covid is here to stay.
Ambassador Igor Morgulov tells Chinese foreign minister the friendship between the countries can ‘overcome any challenge’, though Beijing’s statement on the talks does not mention Ukraine war.
Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s new prime minister, is sometimes seen as ‘pro-West’ and has raised concerns in the past about China’s Xinjiang policy.
Tax office drops bombshell fine just after the Chinese-Canadian rap star is sentenced to 13 years in jail.
Cambodia’s prime minister thanked China’s defence chief for helping to upgrade its own armed forces, and hopes for further military cooperation.
Analysts say Beijing’s long-standing position is well understood in Moscow.
President Vladimir Putin has vowed to use ‘all weapon systems available’ if Russian territorial integrity is threatened.
Chinese president tells visiting Pakistani leader Shehbaz Sharif that work on Gwadar Port should be pushed forward. Islamabad says Sharif signed agreements on a ‘broad range’ of areas, without elaborating.
Shehbaz Sharif will meet leaders and investors, with a focus on reviving stalled China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Minority leader Kevin McCarthy says panel will also ‘look at where China has been stealing our technology’ if they gain majority in midterms.
Chen replaces Politburo member Chen Wenqing, who moves on to higher office.
Exposing Chinese population to information beyond state propaganda would help to distract authorities from military moves, Virginia-based non-profit says in report.
US says party congress will not change approach to China, while the EU sees a deepening of ‘assertive’ China’s global ambitions.
New Central Military Commission line-up gives clues on the People’s Liberation Army’s priorities in the next five years.
Names of three PLA generals over 68 missing from Central Committee roster, but exception made for Zhang Youxia.
A new poll has revealed that Americans are more concerned about China-Russia ties than Xi Jinping’s likely third term as Communist Party leader.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says the countries should work together on climate and health, but observers say words not matched by deeds.
Xi’s work report to 20th party congress cites need to ‘win regional wars’, read by observer as welcome sign of focus on smaller-scale conflict.
The Central Committee wrapped up the 4-day plenum where senior cadres will have been briefed about the major leadership shake-up to be announced next week.
Wang will lead a delegation to Astana to attend CICA summit on two-day trip, foreign ministry says. Covid-19 rules could mean he will be absent from key political gathering in Beijing.
Foreign ministry spokeswoman says Beijing ‘is in communication with all parties’ and willing to play a constructive role to de-escalate the situation.
China said to be at a ‘more junior stage’ in forming a global network of bases and facilities.
Russian Consul General to Hong Kong Igor Sagitov says Beijing understands Moscow’s actions after similar ‘threats’ to security interests.
Beijing’s permanent representative to the United Nations says people’s lives have improved in Cambodia and human rights are protected.
New generation of navy officers aboard PLA’s first aircraft carrier more confident in using the foreign language to warn off planes and vessels.
In article published in a party journal, Xi says the country has ‘never been closer’ to completing national rejuvenation, but major challenges remain
The agreement aims to improve accuracy and reliability of BeiDou and GLONASS systems, which compete with US-owned GPS.