Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi Jinping visit

The two leaders are also not expected to discuss Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and the turbulence in Hong Kong, where pro-democracy protesters are on the streets challenging the Chinese authority in the erstwhile British territory.

Asia seeks ways to cope with trade war’s hit to China demand

A recent trend of Asian companies shutting factories in China and shifting them home would help lower their dependence on China, economists said.

China inks several new deals with Samoa ahead of Pacific Island economic forum in...

The Samoan Government said representatives from eight other Pacific Island nations would be attending today's forum, however the Pacific countries who recognised Taiwan would not be represented.

Ahead of major Xi speech, Taiwan tells Beijing to ‘face squarely the reality’ of...

China must use peaceful means to resolve its differences with Taiwan and respect its democratic values, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said on Tuesday, ahead of a...

Election losses for Taiwan’s ruling party lift pro-China opposition

Voters in self-ruled island reject plan to legalise same-sex marriage. Taiwan’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has suffered punishing losses in local elections in a boost for...

China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects

Papua New Guinea (AP) — As world leaders land in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big...

North Korea top of agenda at ASEAN meeting

ASEAN is calling on North Korea to 'exercise self-restraint' and stop its missile tests that threaten the region's peace and stability.

China invites Taliban, Afghan officials for two-day talks

Beijing to host conference following collapse of the talks between Taliban and the US.

India fears Chinese encirclement, citing ‘overwhelming’ Sino presence in South Asia

The number of pins on the map denoting Chinese built or controlled ports worries former Indian naval officer Abhijit Singh. Key points: Indian figures fear...

China’s plan to develop Asian infrastructure could cost trillions, and there’s far from enough...

China's flagship One Belt, One Road infrastructure program has far from enough financing right now, representatives from Beijing said in New York last week. Chinese...

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