AJ Impact

'Let's do it together': Huawei reaches out to EU for 5G deal

Huawei representative say the Chinese telecoms giant wants to 'ease fears' and 'create opportunities' in Europe.

'Let's do it together': Huawei reaches out to EU for 5G deal

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong council session adjourns as opponents heckle Lam

Chaos erupted for second day as chief executive's critics were dragged one by one from the legislative chamber.

Hong Kong council session adjourns as opponents heckle Lam

AJ Impact

Phase 1: US, China try to reach preliminary trade deal next month

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says phone conferences are being held and would travel to Beijing if necessary.

Phase 1: US, China try to reach preliminary trade deal next month

China

US imposes 'reciprocal' restrictions on Chinese diplomats

Chinese diplomats in the US required to notify State Department before any meetings with American officials, academics.

US imposes 'reciprocal' restrictions on Chinese diplomats

Inside Story

Can Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam hold on to her job?

Lam has faced calls to resign as she tried to deliver an annual policy address on Wednesday amid ongoing protests.

AJ Impact

China to boost efforts to open financial sector to foreign firms

Increased access by US firms to China's financial sector among a host of Washington demands in US-China trade war.

China to boost efforts to open financial sector to foreign firms

AJ Impact

China charges ahead of US in building pumps for electric cars

China is trying to encourage automakers and consumers to move away from fossil fuel-powered vehicles.

China charges ahead of US in building pumps for electric cars

Hong Kong

Hong Kong politicians force Lam to suspend policy speech

Chief executive forced to stop policy speech and proceedings suspended, amid heckling from pro-democracy legislators.

Hong Kong politicians force Lam to suspend policy speech

United States

US House approves Hong Kong bills in boost for protesters

House unites to approve Hong Kong measures, which still require Senate backing, drawing swift condemnation from China.

AJ Impact

Powering China: Tough choices for Beijing as oil questions linger

Instability in the Middle East may be forcing China to rethink its energy supply mix.

Powering China: Tough choices for Beijing as oil questions linger

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam to outline annual policy plan

Hong Kong remains a city under siege with protests now entering their fifth month.

AJ Impact

IMF: World growth slowing to rate not seen since financial crisis

IMF pins blame for slashed growth forecast on US-China trade war, warning of further deterioration if tensions fester.

IMF: World growth slowing to rate not seen since financial crisis

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong court bans protesters from police housing areas

Protesters have targeted force amid accusations of police brutality during months of demonstrations that began in June.

Hong Kong court bans protesters from police housing areas

AJ Impact

'Nothing burger': US-China trade truce kicks can down the road

Partial deal yet to be articulated on paper saves most of big issues for later, though October tariff hikes were nixed.

'Nothing burger': US-China trade truce kicks can down the road

Arts & Culture

Vietnam pulls 'Abominable' film over South China Sea map

Animation film pulled over scene that shows map with China's unilaterally declared 'nine-dash line' of South China Sea.

Vietnam pulls 'Abominable' film over South China Sea map