Construction workers fasten bolts to join two sections of a bridge over the Heilongjiang River between China and Russia. Photo: Xinhua

China and Russia to reinforce ties with cross-border highway bridge

  • Landmark moment as sections come together in project designed to encourage economic links between the two countries
Topic |   Diplomacy

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Construction workers fasten bolts to join two sections of a bridge over the Heilongjiang River between China and Russia. Photo: Xinhua
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Xi Jinping has met Vladimir Putin more times than any other foreign leader since he took power in 2013. Photo: AFP

China looks to Russia, Central Asia for support amid tensions with US

  • President Xi Jinping will meet Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next month and address economic summit in St Petersburg
  • Diplomatic flurry will also include regional security forums in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Xi Jinping has met Vladimir Putin more times than any other foreign leader since he took power in 2013. Photo: AFP
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