Asia Pacific

Saudi crown prince defends China's right to fight 'terrorism'

Activists say MBS' support for China's 'anti-terrorism' measures is tacit approval of crackdown on Uighur Muslims.

Saudi crown prince defends China's right to fight 'terrorism'

North Korea

China's shadow looms large over Trump-Kim summit

As North Korea's main ally, Beijing is keen on concrete results in upcoming Vietnam meeting, including denuclearisation.

China's shadow looms large over second Trump-Kim summit

United States

Trump says he won't meet China's Xi before March 1 deadline

Trump has previously said he would need to meet Xi to seal a final trade deal.

Trump says he won't meet China's Xi before March 1 deadline

Business & Economy

Trump: China trade talks going well, will meet Xi in near future

Trump appeared to be optimistic about the talks, but he said he wants to meet China's Xi before making final deal.

Trump: China trade talks going well, will meet Xi in near future

Business & Economy

Why tech theft may be biggest hurdle in US-China talks

Officials from both sides are meeting in Washington, DC this week amid efforts resolve a bitter trade dispute.

US-China trade talks: Technology theft may be biggest hurdle

China

'Meet halfway,' Xi tells Kim over possible Trump summit

In talks with North Korean leader, Chinese president says Beijing backs second meeting between Pyongyang and Washington.

In talks with Kim, China's Xi backs second North Korea-US summit

North Korea

North Korea's Kim ends China visit as Trump summit looms

Unannounced trip to Beijing included meeting, dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping and visit to factory.

North Korea's Kim ends China visit as Trump summit looms

Asia Pacific

Kim in China after 'new path' warning over US sanctions

Visit comes days after North Korean leader says he may seek alternative path if US maintains pressure on his country.

North Korea's Kim visiting China at Xi Jinping's invitation

Counting the Cost

Is China's economy slowing?

The same old fears about a slowdown in China shake global financial markets in the New Year.

Xi Jinping

China 'won't give up use of military force' over Taiwan

President Xi gives speech marking 40th anniversary of policy statement that led to thaw in ties with self-ruled island.

China

China says US ties stand at 'new starting point'

Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump spoke by telephone on Saturday, discussed possible trade deal.

China says US ties stand at 'new starting point'

China

China's ex deputy intelligence chief jailed for life over graft

Court sentences Ma Jian to life in prison for corruption offences, including accepting bribes and insider trading.

China's ex deputy intelligence chief jailed for life over graft

China

US, China declare trade war ceasefire

The two countries agree to halt additional tariffs for 90 days as talks over trade dispute continue.

Asia Pacific

As Trump and Xi head to G20 dinner, what do they want?

Leaders of the US and China to discuss a looming trade war as well as other issues like Taiwan and South China Sea.

Escalating trade dispute looms: What do Trump and Xi want?

Asia Pacific

President Trump and Xi to meet at G20 to resolve trade war

Five months into the trade war, Trump is set to raise taxes on more Chinese goods if they fail to find common ground at the summit in Argentina.