Squeezed by an India-China Standoff, Bhutan Holds Its Breath

HAA, Bhutan — India’s main garrison in the Kingdom of Bhutan sits only 13 miles from a disputed border with China. There is a training academy, a military...

Impact of China’s capital controls

Economists say restrictions will affect limited areas of Malaysia’s economy EVERY day, bus loads of Chinese tourists will arrive at the Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA...

Nepal to get internet connection from China

Nepal is likely to get internet connection through Chinese optical fiber from next month, ending India's monopoly over the online services in the landlocked Himalayan country.

What you should know about Chinese schools in Malaysia

Not all Chinese schools in Malaysia use Mandarin as the medium of instruction. Surprised? Why are they called Chinese schools then? That is because the...

How China changed Hong Kong: views from the city

Hong Kong is preparing to mark the 20th anniversary of the handover of the territory from the UK to China. The moment will bring...

The $100 Billion City Next to Singapore Has a Big China Problem

The dream of a Malaysian version of Shenzhen — largely funded by Chinese developers and buyers — with hotels, offices, golf courses, tech parks...

How China’s shaping one country’s future

China's Belt and Road initiative is ploughing through central Asia. The plan, which aims to expand trade links between Asia, Africa, Europe and beyond,...

China’s $10 Billion Strategic Project in Myanmar Sparks Lo

KYAUK PYU, Myanmar — Days before the first supertanker carrying 140,000 tonnes of Chinese-bound crude oil arrived in Myanmar's Kyauk Pyu port, local officials...

Chinese Giants Are Taking Over Hong Kong

Banks, real estate, telecoms show biggest Chinese influence. What a difference 20 years makes. Back when Hong Kong reverted to Chinese sovereignty in 1997, the...

As China Pushes for a ‘Buddhist’ Globalisation’ India Isn’t Making the Most of Its...

India’s worst fears are becoming a reality as China rapidly develops a plan for a ‘Buddhist globalisation’ with its financial, political and marketing clout. Unsurprisingly,...

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