China drills again near Taiwan as island warns of threat

Beijing has never renounced the use of force to take control of what it deems a wayward province. China's official Xinhua news agency said fighters, bombers and early warning aircraft had flown through the Miyako Strait, between the southern Japanese ... ( read original story ...)

China ready to cede land for part of Arunachal Pradesh?

BEIJING: An exchange of land, with the politically and strategically sensitive Tawang tract in Arunachal Pradesh being ceded by India, could pave the way for a settlement of the India-China boundary dispute, China's former pointsman for India Dai Bingguo ... ( read original story ...)

China eyes global economic leadership as U.S. turns inward

The country’s most significant transportation project since its independence in 1963 is being built courtesy of China. China Road and Bridge, a state-owned enterprise, leads construction of the $13.8 billion project, which is financed nearly 100% ... ( read original story ...)

Uighur IS fighters vow blood will 'flow in rivers' in China

We oppose any form of terrorism and proactively participate in international cooperation to crack down on terrorism," Geng told a daily news briefing. "We have long said that East Turkestan forces are a serious threat to China's security and we are willing ... ( read original story ...)

China seeks global support for cyber sovereignty framework

China is seeking international cooperation in its drive to tighten regulation of the internet and says it will beef up its cyberwarfare capabilities to defend against foreign threats. China's foreign ministry this week unveiled its first cyber policy paper ... ( read original story ...)

There's a new player at Australia's biggest airshow: China

Amid the big US and European defence giants there is a new presence at the Avalon Airshow: China. For the first time, Chinese firms are at Australia's aviation megashow - one of the world's major defence and aerospace events - in what is being seen as the ... ( read original story ...)

Xinhua China news advisory — March 2

Following are news items about China to be covered or pursued by Xinhua on Thursday: -- News Analysis: Booming digging machine market points to robust economic activities -- Red Mansion serves as microcosm of China's flourishing creative industry ( read original story ...)

Russia, China veto new UN sanctions on Syria

Russia and China vetoed new UN sanctions on Syria Tuesday and the U.S. ambassador accused both countries of refusing to hold President Bashar Assad's regime accountable for the use of chemical weapons. "They put their friends in the Assad regime ahead of ... ( read original story ...)