Prosecutor to formally arrest ex-head of China weapons giant for bribery

State prosecutor intends to arrest ex-Norinco chairman and party secretary Yin Jiaxu, accusing him of accepting ‘huge sums’ of money and gifts.

25 Oct 2021 - 10:23PM
China update: your weekly news round-up from our reporter’s notebook
25 Oct 2021 - 4:52PM
Why Chinese military flights towards Taiwan prefer southwestern zone
24 Oct 2021 - 11:26PM
China’s largest civilian patrol boat ‘could be used to back maritime claims’
24 Oct 2021 - 9:58PM
Inspired by pigeons, Chinese engineers develop new model for tiltrotor aircraft
25 Oct 2021 - 3:02PM


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28 Sep 2021 - 10:29PM
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Sino File | China’s National Day show of military muscle risks backfiring

The sheer amount of weaponry on display has undermined Beijing’s efforts to improve relations internationally, and could spark an arms race among its regional rivals.

13 Oct 2019 - 11:15AM


Could a China-Russia military drill be the start of something bigger?

Joint air and sea patrols in future exercises would deepen the two countries’ defence cooperation, analyst says.

23 Oct 2021 - 10:48PM
Chinese scientists build weapon that can cause satellites to explode
22 Oct 2021 - 3:45AM
Odds of war with mainland next year ‘very low’, says Taiwan security chief
20 Oct 2021 - 5:17PM
After sub crash, US intentions in South China Sea ‘have to be questioned’
20 Oct 2021 - 10:27PM
China sends in 100 rocket launchers to fortify border with India
19 Oct 2021 - 11:15PM
Tit for tat: China ‘adjusting’ nuclear weapons stockpile to match US
19 Oct 2021 - 11:21PM
China’s military tests nurses in nighttime island landing simulation
19 Oct 2021 - 9:09AM
US accuses China of deviating from ‘minimal nuclear deterrence’ strategy
19 Oct 2021 - 3:08PM
‘False’ nuclear missile launch rumour blamed on China’s ‘lack of transparency’
19 Oct 2021 - 8:37AM
China, India deadlocked over troops near key Himalayan pass
18 Oct 2021 - 11:22PM
What will US-Canada warships transit mean for peace in the Taiwan Strait?
19 Oct 2021 - 12:02AM
China update: your weekly news round-up from our reporter’s notebook
18 Oct 2021 - 6:22PM
US nuclear submarine accident sparks safety fears in South China Sea
16 Oct 2021 - 11:11PM
China launches Shenzhou 13 astronauts on their space station mission
16 Oct 2021 - 7:18AM
Upgrades for Chinese military airbases facing Taiwan hint at war plans
15 Oct 2021 - 11:55PM