China plans underwater observation system

HONG KONG (CNN) - China is planning to build a massive underwater observation system across the disputed East and South China seas that experts say could be used to detect the movement of foreign ships. According to state-run broadcaster CCTV, the ... ( read original story ...)

China may hit funds roadblock over OBOR, says think tank

NEW DELHI: China's 'One Belt One Road' mega initiative could hit a roadblock, a Hyderabad-based think tank has claimed, arguing that the country may increasingly find it difficult to fund several infrastructure projects across continents owing to financial ... ( read original story ...)

The impact of downgrading China

On May 24 Moody’s Investor Services downgraded China’s debt for the first time since 1989 to A1 from Aa3. This is still investment grade, but just a lower rating, and is due to a rise in credit extension, which has surged to the equivalent of ... ( read original story ...)

China table tennis champion sued over casino debts

One of China's best-known table tennis players is being sued by a Singapore casino over alleged gambling debts. Former world champion Kong Linghui owes Marina Bay Sands 454,375 Singapore dollars ($327,600; £255,600), according to a Hong Kong court filing. ( read original story ...)

Japan urges China to play bigger role in restraining North Korea

Pyongyang's official KCNA news agency said on Tuesday a new ballistic missile controlled ... that North Korea's actions had reached a new level of provocation. "Japan and China need to work together to strongly urge North Korea to avoid further provocative ... ( read original story ...)

China warns India over Dhola-Sadiya bridge in Arunachal Pradesh

China on Monday asked India to be "cautious" and exercise "restraint" over building infrastructure in Arunachal Pradesh, days after Prime Narendra Modi launched the country's longest bridge linking Assam with the state claimed by Beijing. "We hope India ... ( read original story ...)

China knife attack: 2 dead, 18 injured in stabbing spree

BEIJING – A man said to be mentally ill attacked 20 people with a knife in southwest China, killing two, authorities said. The suspect, identified as Chen Guangliang, 30, was detained following Sunday afternoon's attack along a roadway in Guizhou ... ( read original story ...)