Adrian Brown

Adrian Brown

Asia Pacific

China's Weibo reverses gay content ban after outcry

China's gay community cautiously welcomed the decision.

China's Weibo reverses gay content ban after outcry

Asia Pacific

How trade conflict could impact US beef imports to China

Al Jazeera takes a look at the impact that tariffs could have on US beef imports.

How trade conflict could impact US beef imports to China

Asia Pacific

Chinese official pleads guilty to corruption, abuse of power

Sun Zhengcai was the young mayor of Chongqing, one of China's fastest-growing cities, and expected to take up national leadership roles, but now he has been caught in Xi Jinping's anti-corruption crackdown.

Chinese official pleads guilty to corruption, abuse of power

Corruption

China's disgraced Sun Zhengcai stands trial for bribery

Chinese prosecutors have charged disgraced senior politician Sun Zhengcai with bribery, state media has said, the latest development in a corruption probe into a man once considered a contender for top leadership.

China's disgraced Sun Zhengcai stands trial for bribery

Asia Pacific

China files complaint against US over trade dispute

China has filed a trade complaint with the World Trade Organization against the US.

China files complaint against US over trade dispute

China

US-China trade war heats up with tariffs

China is retaliating with new tariffs on US goods as trade tensions continue to escalate. It is imposing tariffs of 25 percent on over 100 types of US products, including soybeans, cars, alcohol and tobacco.

US-China trade war heats up with tariffs

China

Historic deal between China and Vatican 'in the making'

Agreement could include Beijing giving the Vatican more say in picking bishops in state-approved churches.

Historic deal between China and Vatican 'in the making'

Asia Pacific

Did Kim Jong-un complete first foreign trip as N Korea leader?

Mystery trains and unexplained motorcades have excited the Beijing populace, but China will neither confirm nor deny a visit by the North Korean leader.

Did Kim Jong-un complete first foreign trip as N Korea leader?

China

National People's Congress set to grant President Xi his wish

China's National People's Congress will be asked to approve changes to constitution that will allow presidents to serve more than two terms.

National People's Congress set to grant President Xi his wish

Asia Pacific

China vows to lift 10 million out of poverty

The Chinese government is encouraging the poor to move from rural regions into urban environments.

China vows to lift 10 million out of poverty

China

China to pass law allowing president for life

China's parliament is expected to approve a change to the constitution that will allow President Xi Jinping to stay in the job for life.

China to pass law allowing president for life

Asia Pacific

China proposes to extend Xi Jinping's rule

China's governing Communist Party has proposed removing a clause in the constitution which limits presidencies to two five-year terms, which would allow the current President Xi Jinping to remain as leader after he is due to step down.

China proposes to extend Xi Jinping's rule