China opposes US proposal at UN to ban Masood Azhar
China has opposed a US proposal at the United Nations (UN) to designate Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar a...
China vows to support Pakistan in case of Indian aggression
China has assured of Chinese support to Pakistan in case of Indian aggression. Chinese Consul General  Yu Boren has assured Pakistan...
China to provide eight submarines to Pakistan
China will provide eight submarines to the Pakistan Navy by 2028. Chief Project Director of Submarines while briefing the...
China opposes US proposal at UN to ban Masood Azhar
China has opposed a US proposal at the United Nations (UN) to designate Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar a global terrorist. An Indian newspaper on Tuesday reported that a bill in support of the US, United Kingdom and France was moved at the United Nations Security Council Sanctions Committee... Read more
China vows to support Pakistan in case of Indian aggression
China has assured of Chinese support to Pakistan in case of Indian aggression. Chinese Consul General  Yu Boren has assured Pakistan support in case of any aggression. He said there was no justification for atrocities against unarmed Kashmiris in occupied Kashmir while Kashmir issue should be resolved in the light of aspiration... Read more
China to provide eight submarines to Pakistan
China will provide eight submarines to the Pakistan Navy by 2028. Chief Project Director of Submarines while briefing the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Defence during the committee’s visit to the Naval Headquarters on Friday said that China will provide eight submarines. Four of the subs would be constructed in... Read more
Tesla removes ‘autopilot’ from China website after Beijing crash
Tesla removed the word “autopilot” and a Chinese term for “self-driving” from its China website after a driver in Beijing who crashed in “autopilot” mode complained that the car maker overplayed the function’s capability and misled buyers. The Tesla driver crashed earlier this month while on a Beijing commuter... Read more
China’s Alibaba Q1 revenue leaps 59%, best since IPO
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba saw revenues leap 59 percent year-on-year for the quarter ended in June, it said Thursday, its strongest growth since it listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 2014. Revenue for the company, seen as a proxy for China’s increasingly crucial consumer sector, reached 32.15... Read more
Dutch man’s 10 day-wait at Chinese airport for woman ends in hospital
A Dutch man spent 10 days at an airport in China waiting for a woman he met on the internet but ended up hospitalized after the stay took a toll on his health, local media reported. Alexander Pieter Cirk, 41, arrived at Changsha’s Huanghua International Airport last month hoping to meet a 26-year-old... Read more
China sinkhole swallows passers-by
A huge sinkhole opened up in China, swallowing a section of road and passers-by and leaving at least one person missing, state media reported Wednesday. At least three people fell into the 30 metre (99 feet) long, 20 metre wide and nine metre deep sinkhole, which appeared during heavy... Read more
Oil prices up in Asia
Oil prices extended their rise in Asia Monday as robust economic data from the United States and China fueled hopes of a pick-up in demand from the world’s top two economies. While a sense of calm has returned to Turkey following a failed coup attempt over the weekend, analysts said the situation... Read more
US, China clash over market economy status at WTO
The United States warned China on Thursday that it had not done enough to qualify for market economy status, especially in steel and aluminium, sowing the seeds for a trade battle between Washington and Beijing at the end of 2016. Upon China’s admission to the WTO in 2001, it... Read more
Tropical storm kills 69 in China
A tropical storm in China has left 69 people dead, reports said Thursday, after it lashed Taiwan with typhoon-grade winds and rain. Super Typhoon Nepartak brought chaos to Taiwan last week, forcing more than 15,000 people to flee their homes as part of the island saw its strongest winds... Read more
China fits final piece on world’s largest radio telescope
On Sunday China hoisted the final piece into position on what will be the world’s largest radio telescope, which it will use to explore space and help in the hunt for extraterrestrial life, state media said. The five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope, or FAST, is the size of 30 football... Read more
China snubs India over NSG
New Delhi: China has said that India’s admission to the elite Nuclear Sup­pliers Group (NSG) is not on the agenda of the grouping that started a plenary session in Seoul on Monday. India’s NDTV news channel described China’s comments by foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chuny­ing in Beijing as a... Read more
China eases rules for Pakistan’s banks
Islamabad: After successful negotiations by the Ministry of Commerce, Chinese authorities have eased the regulations for Pakistan’s financial sector which will make it easier for Habib Bank Limited (HBL) to establish a branch in China. HBL will be the first South Asian commercial bank to open a division in China.... Read more
Gwadar LNG pipeline: China cuts cost estimate by another $200 million
Pakistan has managed to land a gas pipeline deal at a lower price as China Petroleum Pipeline Bureau, a Chinese company, has revised the cost of laying the pipeline downwards to $1.3 billion after negotiations with the government in Islamabad. According to an official, Pakistan and the Chinese company had initialed... Read more