China's nuclear arsenal a high-level state secret

China's arsenal is a closely guarded state secret, so it's not exactly known how powerful their weapons are.

Inside Story

Are US and North Korea on the verge of nuclear war?

Yet more calls for sanctions and isolation following the latest ballistic missile test by North Korea.

Asia Pacific

Beijing's ‘ruthless’ eviction of migrant workers under fire

In China's capital city Beijing, they have been given the go-ahead to continue demolishing the homes of migrant workers.


Georgia warms to China's Belt and Road initiative

Tbilisi hosts forum on Xi Jinping's development strategy, seeking to secure transit hub role between Europe and Asia.

Georgia eyes gains in China's Belt and Road initiative


China: Day care center accused of abusing toddlers

Police in China are investigating reports that toddlers at a child care center in Beijing were sexually abused, drugged and molested.

101 East

China's Cyber Celebs

We go behind the screens with China's online stars and the nation's love affair with online streaming sites.

Asia Pacific

Data show 20 percent of Hong Kong lives in poverty

The divide between the rich and poor in Hong Kong has hit a record high.


China drives consumers to electric cars

Half the electric cars sold worldwide last year were in China, but the Chinese government is hoping to make that number even greater in an effort to combat air pollution and climate change.

South China Sea

China, ASEAN to start talks on disputed South China Sea

After years of diplomatic wrangling, 10-nation bloc to start work with Beijing on South China Sea 'code of conduct'.

ASEAN and China to start talks over disputed waters

Counting the Cost

The cost of Saudi Arabia's purge

As Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's anti-corruption purge widens, we ask how much money is at stake.

Asia Pacific

Singles Day shopping spree smashes record in China

The world's biggest online shopping spree Singles Day has opened in China and it's already breaking records.


China puts on a lavish ceremony for Donald Trump

China put on a lavish welcoming ceremony for the US president, followed by hours of talks and a press conference filled with compliments.

Fog keeps Trump from DMZ between Koreas