Coronavirus outbreak

Is the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak threatening Xi's hold on power?

Analysts debate whether China's leader will emerge from crisis unscathed, or face political and social instability.

Is the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak threatening Xi's hold on power?

101 East

China's New Silk Road

101 East investigates how China's new Silk Road is transforming countries from Africa to Asia.

Health

Asia steps up defences as China confirms sixth coronavirus death

Nations increase fever checks at airports amid fears of a bigger outbreak of the virus that causes pneumonia.

Health

China confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus

Two people caught disease from family members and 14 medical personnel were infected by the patients, official says.

Counting the Cost

Did China capitulate to the US on 'beautiful monster' trade deal?

Trump's 'monster' deal and how Xi Jinping wasted his political capital. Plus, Russia's pipeline to the East and South.

China

Facebook apologises for rude mistranslation of Xi Jinping's name

Company blames technical glitch that 'caused incorrect translations' of Chinese leader's name from Burmese to English.

Facebook apologises for rude mistranslation of Xi Jinping's name

AJ IMPACT

China's Xi turns to Myanmar as he pushes for 'Belt and Road' plan

Xi expected to sign $1.3bn deal to build a port in Rakhine State on his first visit to the country as president.

China's Xi turns to Myanmar as he pushes for 'Belt and Road' plan

AJ Impact

China's Xi makes a 'historic' visit to Myanmar

China's President Xi Jinping is expected to tie up Belt and Road Initiative deals during his visit to Myanmar.

China's Xi makes a 'historic' visit to Myanmar

AJ Impact

US-China trade tensions loom, even after phase one deal

Despite interim pact to be inked this week, many fundamental issues between Washington and Beijing are still unresolved.

US-China trade tensions loom, even after phase one deal

AJ Impact

China vows freer worker movement by relaxing ‘Hukou’ system

China's Hukou or household registration system has been criticized as a deterrent to urbanization.

China vows freer worker movement by relaxing ‘Hukou’ system

South Korea

South Korea and China look to improve ties after THAAD dispute

South Korean President Moon Jae-in talks of hope for renewed cooperation at summit with Chinese president, Xi Jinping.

South Korea and China look to improve ties after THAAD dispute

China

In call with Trump, China's Xi says US interfering in its affairs

Xi reportedly told Trump he is concerned about the US's 'negative rods and deeds' on issues like Hong Kong and Xinjiang.

In call with Trump, China's Xi says US interfering in its affairs

Asia Pacific

China's Xi says patriotism key to Macau's success

Xi is presiding over celebrations to mark 20 years since former Portuguese colony was returned to Chinese rule

China's Xi says patriotism key to Macau's success

The Big Picture

The China Complex

What is China? How ancient Chinese principles help explain the preservation, power and problems of modern China.

Hong Kong

China furious after Trump signs Hong Kong legislation

Beijing dubs US bills backing Hong Kong protesters 'severe interference' in its affairs and warns of 'countermeasures'.

China furious after Trump signs Hong Kong legislation