Coronavirus pandemic

Seven things you need to know about coronavirus

Countries around the world are stepping up efforts to tackle the new coronavirus that has killed thousands.

Coronavirus pandemic

China bans foreign visitors after imported coronavirus cases rise

Beijing takes action to curb surge of infected people arriving from new hotspots overseas, as local cases dwindle.

China bans foreign visitors after imported coronavirus cases rise

Coronavirus pandemic

Xi urges Trump to improve US-China ties amid coronavirus feud

Phone call between two leaders comes after Beijing and Washington trade blame over pandemic.

Xi urges Trump to improve US-China ties amid coronavirus feud

AJ Impact

Profits at China's factories fall to 20-year-low on virus hit

The coronavirus outbreak forced Chinese industrial firms to close for months, affecting profits, prices and output.

Profits at China's factories fall to 20-year-low on virus hit

Asia Pacific

Generation next: How the young are changing Taiwan's politics

The generation that grew up in a democratic Taiwan are determined to promote and defend the island's freedoms.

Generation next: How the young are changing Taiwan's politics

Europe

Russia latest country to receive coronavirus kits from Jack Ma

Chinese billionaire has sent essential supplies to African countries and the US, and plans to help Latin America.

Russia latest country to receive coronavirus kits from Jack Ma

101 East

Virus Lockdown in Beijing

We explore life under lockdown as Beijing employs increasingly stringent measures to contain the coronavirus epidemic.

Coronavirus pandemic

China in coronavirus propaganda push as US ties worsen

State media lauds China as global leader in fight against disease in bid to defuse criticism it allowed virus to spread.

China in coronavirus propaganda push as US ties worsen

Taiwan

US warship sails through Taiwan Strait amid tensions with China

US says destroyer USS McCampbell conducted 'routine Taiwan Strait transit' in accordance with international law.

US warship sails through Taiwan Strait amid tensions with China

AJ Impact

US cybersecurity firm sees spying surge by Chinese hacking group

FireEye says it is 'one of the broadest campaigns by a Chinese cyber espionage actor we have observed in recent years'.

US cybersecurity firm sees spying surge by Chinese hacking group

Coronavirus pandemic

Photos: China's Great Wall as curbs lifted in COVID-19 epicentre

Signs of life returning to normal in Hubei with authorities opening a popular section of the iconic Great Wall.

Photos: China's Great Wall as curbs lifted in COVID-19 epicentre

Coronavirus pandemic

China's Hubei to ease some travel curbs after months of lockdown

Province says travel will be allowed for people with health clearance, while imported cases increase across the country.

China's Hubei to ease some travel curbs after months of lockdown

AJ Impact

Recovery on the menu for some restaurants in China

But many still face hurdles returning to pre-coronavirus outbreak levels, and risk deeper troubles ahead.

Recovery on the menu for some restaurants in China

Coronavirus pandemic

US-China spar over coronavirus origin

Global blame game continues over where the coronavirus came from as China, the US, and Iran point fingers.

US-China spar over coronavirus origin

Opinion

China's approach to containing coronavirus cannot be replicated

China has gotten a grip on its coronavirus outbreak by deploying authoritarian methods of containment.

Yanzhong Huang

by Yanzhong Huang

Yanzhong Huang