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Top CIA expert: China waging a quiet ‘cold war’ against US

China is working around the globe to undermine American interests and supplant the United States as the world's leading superpower, a top CIA expert warned...

EU Enlists Trade Rival China to Counter U.S. Protectionism

Europe’s push to cooperate with Beijing on WTO overhaul expands European efforts to open Chinese and other markets. The European Union is pressing China to...

China’s floating hospital helping win hearts and minds in an increasingly contested Pacific

China's floating hospital, known as the Peace Ark, has weighed anchor from Port Moresby Harbour and set sail for Vanuatu, Fiji and Tonga before...

China’s “debt trap” is even worse than we thought

An egotistical president, an influx of foreign cash, and a massive pile of debt led to Sri Lanka handing over an entire port to...

John Howard warns China could use its expats to grow influence in Australia and...

China could use its 1 million expats in Australia to help grow its influence and power in the region, former prime minister John Howard...

Trump just backed down from a big trade fight with China

He’s opting to work with Congress on a more modest measure to restrict Chinese investment in the US. After weeks of anticipation, President Donald Trump...

China takes over Radio Australia frequencies after ABC drops shortwave

A Chinese station has taken over some of the shortwave radio frequencies once used by the ABC in the Pacific region, following the broadcaster's...

How China tried to shut down Australian media coverage of its debt-trap diplomacy in...

Five days before Australia’s “60 Minutes” program aired a report on China’s dept-trap diplomacy in the Pacific region, the show received an unusually aggressive phone call. “Take...

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The ‘great-grandmother of all scandals’ comes to China

There is a new twist in the multi-billion-dollar financial scandal surrounding the Malaysian investment fund 1MDB - possible Chinese involvement. Malaysia's new government - which...

More than a third of Chinese millionaires want to leave China,...

The U.S. is the top destination among Chinese millionaires looking to move their families, and money, to another country, according to a new study. More...

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EU Enlists Trade Rival China to Counter U.S. Protectionism

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Beijing’s New Superpowers Over Movie Industry Frustrate Hollywood Studios

Last year, many Hollywood executives worried as the U.S. prepared to renegotiate terms for showing movies in China. Would President Donald Trump’s harsh trade...

Xi pushes sports development to achieve Chinese dream

President Xi Jinping believes sport has great significance beyond itself, and that building China into a sports power is an integral part of realising...