The RCEP consists of China, Japan, South Korea, India, Australia, New Zealand and the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations
China saw the border conflict as a way to evolve the PLA from an antiquated fighting force to a modern one
From Pakistan to Tanzania to Hungary, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s ambitious modern Silk Road initiative hits political, financial hurdles
For the year ahead, a number of agencies have predicted that China’s economy will remain stable in 2018, with its GDP growth remaining at around 6.7%
Before the internet investment company was closed down, it was attracting nearly two million users every day in late 2017
But others wonder whether traditional physical trade routes will be so essential in a hi-tech future. Erika Morphy report
Cambodia and wider Southeast Asia may soon receive a lot more rubbish after China’s move this month to stop importing 24 categories of solid waste, much of which was recycled for raw materials.
Thailand remains a top destination for Chinese tourists to celebrate the long national holiday period, called Chinese New Year, starting Feb 16.
Under this BSA, as in the previous agreement, the amount of RMB 70 billion or THB 370 billion shall be made available for a period of 3 years.
Designated as a priority under the terms of the Belt and Road Initiative, the project is based in the north central coastal province of Ha Tinh