Peng Shuai’s treatment sparked a global outcry. Photo: Reuters
Beijing Winter Olympics 2022
Europe hesitant over Beijing Olympic boycott calls
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Scrutiny of the 2022 Games has ratcheted up in line with the global outcry over China’s treatment of Peng Shuai

Peng Shuai’s treatment sparked a global outcry. Photo: Reuters
Europe hesitant over Beijing Olympic boycott calls

Scrutiny of the 2022 Games has ratcheted up in line with the global outcry over China’s treatment of Peng Shuai

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How rising oil prices may open door for US-China cooperation
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China puts on its own ‘democracy forum’ in countdown to Biden’s summit
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The US is planning to release 50 million barrels of oil from its strategic reserve, with other nations following suit. Photo: AFP
How rising oil prices may open door for US-China cooperation

Washington is planning to release oil from its strategic reserve in coordination with other nations to keep down prices – a plan that could involve Beijing.

4 Dec 2021 - 10:00PM
US-China relations
China puts on its own ‘democracy forum’ in countdown to Biden’s summit

Event to take place this week in push to present Chinese system as more effective.

Event to take place this week in push to present Chinese system as more effective.

4 Dec 2021 - 9:00PM
China's military
China, US defence officials hold talks on Pentagon report

No word from the Chinese side, which could mean higher-level meeting in the offing, observer says.

No word from the Chinese side, which could mean higher-level meeting in the offing, observer says.

4 Dec 2021 - 8:00PM
4 Dec 2021 - 7:04PM
International university students wait as China remains closed
4 Dec 2021 - 4:41PM
Covid-19 in China: dozens more infections in Inner Mongolia
China, US defence officials hold talks on Pentagon report
4 Dec 2021 - 8:00PM
International university students wait as China remains closed
4 Dec 2021 - 7:04PM
Covid-19 in China: dozens more infections in Inner Mongolia
4 Dec 2021 - 4:41PM
Global risk from Omicron coronavirus variant very high, WHO says

Assessments so far based on limited data but likelihood of further spread high, health body says.

Assessments so far based on limited data but likelihood of further spread high, health body says.

29 Nov 2021 - 8:46PM
Sinovac and world’s Covid-19 vaccine makers ‘ready’ to produce Omicron jab

Vaccines supplier says mass production ‘not an issue’ if scientists determine changes needed to deal with world’s latest variant.

Vaccines supplier says mass production ‘not an issue’ if scientists determine changes needed to deal with world’s latest variant.

29 Nov 2021 - 6:02PM
Why the WHO skipped ‘Nu’ and ‘Xi’ to name latest coronavirus variant

The health body says one is confusing and the other is a common last name.

The health body says one is confusing and the other is a common last name.

29 Nov 2021 - 8:37AM
Vietnamese travel on the Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban railway line in Hanoi on November 6. Vietnam’s first metro line, built by a Chinese company, began operation in Hanoi last month after years of delays and a near-doubling of construction costs. Photo: EPA-EFE
Opinion | How China’s belt and road is reshaping Southeast Asia, one track at a time

The newly-opened Laos-China railway is just one page in Beijing’s growing portfolio of infrastructure projects in the region. Notwithstanding the challenges, China’s gambit is paying dividends in the form of contracts and clout.

4 Dec 2021 - 7:00PM
Opinion | Why Chinese scientists in US should consider a move to Hong Kong

As Chinese academics in America report experiencing an atmosphere of fear and blame amid US-China tensions, Hong Kong could prove an attractive alternative.

As Chinese academics in America report experiencing an atmosphere of fear and blame amid US-China tensions, Hong Kong could prove an attractive alternative.

3 Dec 2021 - 8:15AM
Why Chinese scientists in US should consider a move to Hong Kong
As I see it | Is Biden’s democracy summit the start of a new world order?

Both Beijing and Moscow have taken umbrage at Washington’s attempts to ‘seek supremacy at the expense of others’.

Both Beijing and Moscow have taken umbrage at Washington’s attempts to ‘seek supremacy at the expense of others’.

30 Nov 2021 - 5:34PM
Is Biden’s democracy summit the start of a new world order?

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