Asia Pacific Topics

Aug 22, 2016

Chinese envoy's visit Taiwan met with protests

A Chinese envoy arrived in Taiwan Monday for a city-to-city dialogue, amid a chill in relations between the sides following the inauguration of the island’s independence-leaning President Tsai ing-wen in June. The visit by Shanghai Communist Party official Sha Hailin marks a rare point ...

Beijing ridicules Trump over 'China-bashing'

Aug 9, 2016

Beijing ridicules Trump over 'China-bashing'


China responded Tuesday to claims by Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump that Beijing “breaks the rules in every way imaginable” when it comes to trade, lashing out at the business mogul’s economic prescription that it called “dangerous and damaging.” In a commentary, the ...