China’s top court calls for removal of case filing obstacles

In a circular issued on Thursday, the Supreme People’s Court reiterated that people’s courts at all levels are strictly prohibited from blocking case filings, and should file lawsuits in a timely and efficient manner whenever necessary.

Indian Navy procuring Smash-2000 rifles to thwart drone attacks: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh warns China

“Whatever we are doing is in close coordination with the Army and the Indian Air Force,” he said. India and China are locked in a border row in eastern Ladakh for nearly seven months which was triggered by the Chinese military’s aggressive behaviour.

‘Carefully monitoring’ Brahmaputra amid China dam plans, says India

While China in 2015 operationalised its first hydropower project at Zangmu in Tibet and is constructing three other dams at Dagu, Jiexu and Jiacha, these are run-of-the-river dams on the upper and middle reaches. The new proposed dam is also likely to be a run-of-the-river hydropower project that will not divert water, but will be […]

Cambodia Joins China for Military Drills as US Relations Cool

Though neighborly relations are generally cordial, violent border disputes have erupted with Thailand over the border-hugging Preah Vihear Temple in 2008-2011. Vietnam has a complicated relationship with Cambodia, having invaded to oust the China-backed, Maoist Khmer Rouge regime in 1979 and to install a new communist party elite that continues to rule until today as […]

Democrats Attack Marsha Blackburn as ‘Racist’ for Tweet Criticizing China

A professor at Georgetown, Don Moynihan, tweeted, “This is just racist bigoted xenophobia. There is no other way to describe characterizing an entire country, which represents about one-fifth of the worlds population, as having such negative qualities for thousands of years.”

China and Pakistan sign military deal amid tensions with India

President Arif Alvi on Tuesday conveyed Pakistan “firmly supports China’s stand on issues related to the South China Sea, Taiwan, Xinjiang, Tibet and so on”, Chinese State media reported. “We hope that the two countries will further strengthen cooperation in the construction of the CPEC as well as the defence and security fields,” he said.

China’s higher education system is world’s largest, officials say

Lei Chaozi, director of the ministry’s department of science and technology, said higher education institutions have built more than 60 percent of key national laboratories and their staff members account for more than 60 percent of national high-level talent.

Outgoing US Intel Chief Warns China Seeking Global Domination

The warning from Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe is not the first of its kind from top U.S. intelligence or law enforcement officials, who for years have cautioned that China’s expanding economic and military strength presented a growing danger to the United States. But this call to action may be the most dire.

Japanese firm opens OLED materials production base in China

This is the company’s third OLED materials production base globally, and its construction began in December 2018. With a total investment of about 255 million yuan (about $38.8 million), the base belongs to the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Idemitsu Electronic Materials (China) Co Ltd which was unveiled Tuesday.

OECD expert says global growth now more reliant on China

PARIS — The world is now more relying on China for growth as China is expected to account for over one-third of global gross domestic product growth next year, Margit Molnar, head of the China Desk of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, said on Thursday.