Kinling Lo

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Kinling Lo

Reporter, China

Kinling Lo is a China reporter covering diplomacy and society news for the Post. She joined the team in 2016 as a cadet reporter.

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Behind the Beijing Vatican deal and its links to US election 2020, Taiwan and Hong Kong
Ex-Google AI chief Fei-Fei Li among Chinese honoured by US Academy of Medicine

90 new regular and 10 international members elected for outstanding professional achievements.

21 Oct 2020 - 8:00PM

90 new regular and 10 international members elected for outstanding professional achievements.

Ex-Google AI chief Fei-Fei Li among Chinese honoured by US Academy of Medicine
China-India border dispute: PLA troops in Tibet seen preparing for Himalayan winter

Chinese soldiers shown in photos and videos with thermal jackets, boots, ponchos and three-in-one sleeping mat, bag and shelter. It comes after reports Indian Army bought gear from US and Europe.

19 Oct 2020 - 11:32PM

Chinese soldiers shown in photos and videos with thermal jackets, boots, ponchos and three-in-one sleeping mat, bag and shelter. It comes after reports Indian Army bought gear from US and Europe.

China-India border dispute: PLA troops in Tibet seen preparing for Himalayan winter
Shenzhen given new powers to attract key foreign workers and develop new financial market tools under plans to develop role as China’s tech hub

Southern metropolis to be given power to make its own laws in key areas after Xi Jinping highlighted its importance as a model for future development.

18 Oct 2020 - 11:21PM

Southern metropolis to be given power to make its own laws in key areas after Xi Jinping highlighted its importance as a model for future development.

Shenzhen given new powers to attract key foreign workers and develop new financial market tools under plans to develop role as China’s tech hub
Coronavirus: living samples found on frozen food packaging in east China’s Qingdao, CDC says

Qingdao has been the focus of an investigation by the CDC since the country’s first locally transmitted infections for 55 days were identified there last month.

18 Oct 2020 - 10:17PM

Qingdao has been the focus of an investigation by the CDC since the country’s first locally transmitted infections for 55 days were identified there last month.

Coronavirus: living samples found on frozen food packaging in east China’s Qingdao, CDC says
American hostility means China can’t come clean on its nuclear arsenal, Beijing official says

To ensure the effectiveness of its nuclear strategy, ‘China maintains a certain degree of ambiguity’ regarding numbers of warheads, head of the Chinese foreign ministry arms control department says.

16 Oct 2020 - 10:42PM

To ensure the effectiveness of its nuclear strategy, ‘China maintains a certain degree of ambiguity’ regarding numbers of warheads, head of the Chinese foreign ministry arms control department says.

American hostility means China can’t come clean on its nuclear arsenal, Beijing official says
US election 2020 and China: reset, repeat or revenge?
Personal stories on the Shenzhen ‘miracle’ drive home Beijing’s message

Entrepreneur Chen Zhilie and architectural engineer Lu Jianxin shared the stage with the president at a carefully choreographed ceremony on Wednesday.

15 Oct 2020 - 1:03AM

Entrepreneur Chen Zhilie and architectural engineer Lu Jianxin shared the stage with the president at a carefully choreographed ceremony on Wednesday.

Personal stories on the Shenzhen ‘miracle’ drive home Beijing’s message
Boy band BTS hit by Chinese nationalist backlash over Korean war comments

Internet users react with fury after singer RM says group remembers shared ‘sacrifice’ with US in conflict where China fought on opposite side.

13 Oct 2020 - 11:24PM

Internet users react with fury after singer RM says group remembers shared ‘sacrifice’ with US in conflict where China fought on opposite side.

Boy band BTS hit by Chinese nationalist backlash over Korean war comments
China and Cambodia seal free-trade deal, funding for ‘priority’ projects

Beijing offers US$140 million in loans and grants for series of infrastructure schemes, including undersea cable link to Hong Kong.

12 Oct 2020 - 10:53PM

Beijing offers US$140 million in loans and grants for series of infrastructure schemes, including undersea cable link to Hong Kong.

China and Cambodia seal free-trade deal, funding for ‘priority’ projects
Jailed Communist Party critic Ren Zhiqiang abused power at firm: state media

Former real estate tycoon paid his son US$5 million under ‘fake contract’ for financial consultancy and enjoyed free renovation at his home, article claims.

12 Oct 2020 - 11:31PM

Former real estate tycoon paid his son US$5 million under ‘fake contract’ for financial consultancy and enjoyed free renovation at his home, article claims.

Jailed Communist Party critic Ren Zhiqiang abused power at firm: state media
Explainer | Covax: China’s in, America’s out, but what is it all about?

After saying for some time it wanted to support the global response to Covid-19, Beijing has finally committed to the WHO-led vaccine access alliance.

23 Oct 2020 - 3:22PM

After saying for some time it wanted to support the global response to Covid-19, Beijing has finally committed to the WHO-led vaccine access alliance.

Covax: China’s in, America’s out, but what is it all about?
Don’t use Taiwan’s Double Tenth holiday to undermine the one-China principle, Beijing tells Indian media

Letter from Chinese embassy in New Delhi reminds ‘media friends that there is only one China in the world’.

9 Oct 2020 - 12:06AM

Letter from Chinese embassy in New Delhi reminds ‘media friends that there is only one China in the world’.

Don’t use Taiwan’s Double Tenth holiday to undermine the one-China principle, Beijing tells Indian media
China-born US citizen charged over alleged theft of American trade secrets

Haoyang Yu, wife Yanzhi Chen and their company face raft of accusations over technology related to semiconductor firm Analog Devices.

7 Oct 2020 - 9:02PM

Haoyang Yu, wife Yanzhi Chen and their company face raft of accusations over technology related to semiconductor firm Analog Devices.

China-born US citizen charged over alleged theft of American trade secrets
US-China relations: Beijing should contain ‘extreme nationalism’, ex-diplomat warns

Yuan Nansheng, vice-president of a foreign ministry think tank, also says it’s a ‘misjudgment’ to believe America’s superpower status is on the wane.

30 Sep 2020 - 6:00AM

Yuan Nansheng, vice-president of a foreign ministry think tank, also says it’s a ‘misjudgment’ to believe America’s superpower status is on the wane.

US-China relations: Beijing should contain ‘extreme nationalism’, ex-diplomat warns
Keep China out of US presidential election drama, Beijing tells Trump, Biden

On the eve of the first US presidential candidate debate, Chinese state media says US politicians should stop dragging China into domestic issues.

17 Oct 2020 - 7:11AM

On the eve of the first US presidential candidate debate, Chinese state media says US politicians should stop dragging China into domestic issues.

Keep China out of US presidential election drama, Beijing tells Trump, Biden
US presidential election: China, Donald Trump and red lines on Taiwan

The Trump administration has shown increasing support for the island in the race for the White House, actions that Beijing has branded as provocations.

13 Sep 2020 - 11:13PM

The Trump administration has shown increasing support for the island in the race for the White House, actions that Beijing has branded as provocations.

US presidential election: China, Donald Trump and red lines on Taiwan
China appoints trade expert as new ambassador to Pakistan to help drive infrastructure development plan

Nong Rong has no experience as a diplomat but analyst says he is just the man to revitalise the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

13 Sep 2020 - 10:18PM

Nong Rong has no experience as a diplomat but analyst says he is just the man to revitalise the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

China appoints trade expert as new ambassador to Pakistan to help drive infrastructure development plan
China-US relations: Beijing slams Pentagon report, blames Taipei for stirring up regional tensions

‘China Military Power Report’ makes ‘groundless accusations’ about Beijing’s spending, nuclear policies and Taiwan, defence ministry says.

13 Sep 2020 - 11:10PM

‘China Military Power Report’ makes ‘groundless accusations’ about Beijing’s spending, nuclear policies and Taiwan, defence ministry says.

China-US relations: Beijing slams Pentagon report, blames Taipei for stirring up regional tensions
US-China relations: People’s Daily defends decision not to run ‘factually inaccurate’ article by American ambassador

‘We have told the US embassy that the op-ed in the name of Ambassador [Terry] Branstad … is full of loopholes and seriously inconsistent with the facts,’ Communist Party mouthpiece says.

10 Sep 2020 - 10:18PM

‘We have told the US embassy that the op-ed in the name of Ambassador [Terry] Branstad … is full of loopholes and seriously inconsistent with the facts,’ Communist Party mouthpiece says.

US-China relations: People’s Daily defends decision not to run ‘factually inaccurate’ article by American ambassador
How the US wields the Hong Kong Autonomy Act
Why Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s resignation is unlikely to change approach to China

The Liberal Democrat leader announced that he would step down due to health issues.

29 Aug 2020 - 12:42AM

The Liberal Democrat leader announced that he would step down due to health issues.

Why Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s resignation is unlikely to change approach to China
Beijing claims it has warned a US destroyer in South China Sea after missile launch

The USS Mustin sailed near the Paracel Islands in the disputed waterway after a Chinese missile launch in the region.

28 Aug 2020 - 11:29PM

The USS Mustin sailed near the Paracel Islands in the disputed waterway after a Chinese missile launch in the region.

Beijing claims it has warned a US destroyer in South China Sea after missile launch
5G unease and concerns over human rights issues mar China’s charm offensive through Europe

China’s actions in Hong Kong and Xinjiang emerge as issues for politicians in Italy and the Netherlands.

27 Aug 2020 - 8:43AM

China’s actions in Hong Kong and Xinjiang emerge as issues for politicians in Italy and the Netherlands.

5G unease and concerns over human rights issues mar China’s charm offensive through Europe
China-US ties: phase one trade deal must be separate from other parts of relationship to succeed, Beijing says

Chinese state media says new trade talks with US were constructive but this is just the first round and many challenges remain.

26 Aug 2020 - 11:19PM

Chinese state media says new trade talks with US were constructive but this is just the first round and many challenges remain.

China-US ties: phase one trade deal must be separate from other parts of relationship to succeed, Beijing says
US-China relations: Chinese state media steps up attacks on ‘fact-twisting’ Mike Pompeo

Piece running to 33,000 words defends Beijing’s policies towards Xinjiang and Hong Kong and rejects a series of ‘false’ claims about China.

25 Aug 2020 - 10:32PM

Piece running to 33,000 words defends Beijing’s policies towards Xinjiang and Hong Kong and rejects a series of ‘false’ claims about China.

US-China relations: Chinese state media steps up attacks on ‘fact-twisting’ Mike Pompeo
China urges Vietnam to build on past agreements in South China Sea

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi uses anniversary of land border pact to call for negotiations over disputed waterway.

24 Aug 2020 - 9:39PM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi uses anniversary of land border pact to call for negotiations over disputed waterway.

China urges Vietnam to build on past agreements in South China Sea
TikTok faces ‘uphill struggle’ in court challenge to Donald Trump’s ban

The popular Chinese-owned video sharing platform has confirmed it will sue over the executive order to wind down its US operations.

23 Aug 2020 - 11:31PM

The popular Chinese-owned video sharing platform has confirmed it will sue over the executive order to wind down its US operations.

TikTok faces ‘uphill struggle’ in court challenge to Donald Trump’s ban
Donald Trump says US and China could decouple, if ‘they don’t treat us right’

America ‘doesn’t have to do business’ with China, president says in an interview with Fox News.

23 Aug 2020 - 10:50PM

America ‘doesn’t have to do business’ with China, president says in an interview with Fox News.

Donald Trump says US and China could decouple, if ‘they don’t treat us right’
China-US relations: American bomber missions during joint drills in Sea of Japan heighten military tensions

Pacific Air Forces commander says the ability ‘to challenge competitors in a time and place of our choosing’ is a US strength.

19 Aug 2020 - 3:07PM

Pacific Air Forces commander says the ability ‘to challenge competitors in a time and place of our choosing’ is a US strength.

China-US relations: American bomber missions during joint drills in Sea of Japan heighten military tensions