Lawrence Chung

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Five arrested after 'party powder' explosion at Taiwan park wounds over 500 people, including Hongkongers
China calls for three common energy markets to be set up in Asia

Beijing seeks establishment of three cooperatives in the region, offering to help build low-cost infrastructure in bid to obtain cheap power sources

17 Jun 2015 - 12:19AM
China calls for three common energy markets to be set up in Asia

Beijing seeks establishment of three cooperatives in the region, offering to help build low-cost infrastructure in bid to obtain cheap power sources

China, US team up to develop cure for Mers virus as South Korea reports 19th death

Fudan University and the United States’ National Institute of Health are jointly developing a Mers antibiotic, as South Korea on Monday reported its 16th death in the outbreak that has badly affected its tourism industry.

20 Jun 2018 - 4:54PM
China, US team up to develop cure for Mers virus as South Korea reports 19th death

Fudan University and the United States’ National Institute of Health are jointly developing a Mers antibiotic, as South Korea on Monday reported its 16th death in the outbreak that has badly affected its tourism industry.

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi honoured as China breaks with tradition
China on guard against Mers despite lack of travel warning: experts

Mainland Chinese authorities have not issued any travel alert for South Korea over the Middle East respiratory syndrome (Mers) outbreak as they are confident of their robust epidemic control system, experts say.

17 Jan 2018 - 12:49PM
China on guard against Mers despite lack of travel warning: experts

Mainland Chinese authorities have not issued any travel alert for South Korea over the Middle East respiratory syndrome (Mers) outbreak as they are confident of their robust epidemic control system, experts say.

Taiwan to work with Hong Kong and mainland China on Mers

The island, which has yet to face an outbreak of deadly Middle East respiratory syndrome, signs information-sharing and other cooperation programmes to fight cross-border epidemic

10 Jun 2015 - 5:40PM
Taiwan to work with Hong Kong and mainland China on Mers

The island, which has yet to face an outbreak of deadly Middle East respiratory syndrome, signs information-sharing and other cooperation programmes to fight cross-border epidemic

Refit of ill-fated Chinese Yangtze River cruiser Eastern Star may have heightened risk of capsizing
Hungary is first in Europe to sign up for China's New Silk Road plan

Hungary is first in Europe to sign up for China's New Silk Road plan

8 Jun 2015 - 9:49AM
Hungary is first in Europe to sign up for China's New Silk Road plan

Hungary is first in Europe to sign up for China's New Silk Road plan

Body count rises as Chinese rescuers right capsized cruise ship Eastern Star

Transport ministry says there are no more survivors on the sunken vessel

5 Jun 2015 - 6:04PM
Body count rises as Chinese rescuers right capsized cruise ship Eastern Star

Transport ministry says there are no more survivors on the sunken vessel

China's PLA flexes its muscles on the Myanmar border

The PLA yesterday mobilised troops for a live-fire drill in Yunnan province near the Myanmar border, in a show of determination to uphold the security of the frontier amid escalating tensions in the region.

3 Jun 2015 - 3:48AM
China's PLA flexes its muscles on the Myanmar border

The PLA yesterday mobilised troops for a live-fire drill in Yunnan province near the Myanmar border, in a show of determination to uphold the security of the frontier amid escalating tensions in the region.

China to stage military exercises on border with strife-torn Myanmar

The People's Liberation Army will conduct live-fire drills near the Myanmar border from today.

2 Jun 2015 - 6:18PM
China to stage military exercises on border with strife-torn Myanmar

The People's Liberation Army will conduct live-fire drills near the Myanmar border from today.

China's foothold in South China Sea: analysts reveal endgame to Beijing's reclamation efforts

Apart from words, what is the larger significance of Chinese actions? What is the endgame for China in the South China Sea?

30 May 2015 - 1:28PM
China's foothold in South China Sea: analysts reveal endgame to Beijing's reclamation efforts

Apart from words, what is the larger significance of Chinese actions? What is the endgame for China in the South China Sea?

Island visit keeps up momentum for mainland's ties with Taiwan
Beijing's top official on Taiwan greeted with protests and brawls on visit to Taipei-controlled Quemoy

Officials from Taiwan and the mainland have met for talks on a range of issues in an attempt to maintain momentum for the forging of closer ties in the face of a sceptical Taiwanese public.

24 May 2015 - 8:57AM
Beijing's top official on Taiwan greeted with protests and brawls on visit to Taipei-controlled Quemoy

Officials from Taiwan and the mainland have met for talks on a range of issues in an attempt to maintain momentum for the forging of closer ties in the face of a sceptical Taiwanese public.

Fivefold surge in Americans on Chinese firms' payrolls, US study shows

The number of Americans on Chinese company payrolls has surged more than fivefold over the past five years along with growing foreign direct investment by China in the United States, a study by two US-based organisations has found.

22 May 2015 - 12:59PM
Fivefold surge in Americans on Chinese firms' payrolls, US study shows

The number of Americans on Chinese company payrolls has surged more than fivefold over the past five years along with growing foreign direct investment by China in the United States, a study by two US-based organisations has found.

China, India 'still rivals' despite the warm words
China, India agree ‘proactive’ approach to resolving border dispute

China and India agreed to "proactively" resolve a long-festering border dispute and expand their military ties as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrapped up talks with Premier Li Keqiang on the second day of his China trip on Friday.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
China, India agree ‘proactive’ approach to resolving border dispute

China and India agreed to "proactively" resolve a long-festering border dispute and expand their military ties as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrapped up talks with Premier Li Keqiang on the second day of his China trip on Friday.

Xi Jinping's hometown Xian is Modi's first stop on road to building trust with China

President Xi Jinping on Thursday called for contentious issues between Beijing and New Delhi to be contained, as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his three-day visit to China in the ancient city of Xian.

15 May 2015 - 11:44AM
Xi Jinping's hometown Xian is Modi's first stop on road to building trust with China

President Xi Jinping on Thursday called for contentious issues between Beijing and New Delhi to be contained, as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his three-day visit to China in the ancient city of Xian.

Yoga and Modi's soft-power position on China

Narendra Modi's three-day visit, which will include talks with President Xi Jinping, will help underscore the strong cultural and religious ties between the two countries, say analysts

15 May 2015 - 1:36AM
Yoga and Modi's soft-power position on China

Narendra Modi's three-day visit, which will include talks with President Xi Jinping, will help underscore the strong cultural and religious ties between the two countries, say analysts

Indian Prime Minister’s visit to China will boost trust and border stability: analysts

Rebuilding trust and boosting border stability will top the agenda of talks when India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits China this week.

12 May 2015 - 9:57PM
Indian Prime Minister’s visit to China will boost trust and border stability: analysts

Rebuilding trust and boosting border stability will top the agenda of talks when India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits China this week.

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