COMMENTARY

CHINESE Foreign Minister Wang Yi took a swipe at Washington over the weekend over the apparent Italian decision to endorse Beijing's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The Italian move would be...

AN investment firm backed by the Beijing city government is in talks with prospective investors to raise over 10 billion yuan (S$2 billion) in its first fund aimed mainly at cutting-edge tech...

THE BOTTOM LINE

TWENTY-SOME years ago, the main topic of conversation for people in Hong Kong was what lay in the future, when the British colony was handed back to China after 156 years. Two decades later, the...

[SHANGHAI] China's capital of Beijing, and its surrounding industrial province of Hebei, cut smog emissions by at least 12 per cent in 2018 after a long crackdown on polluters and campaigns to...

EDITORIAL

BEIJING'S response to the arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou in Canada last week was largely predictable. China's leaders saw the event as a political...

CHINA signalled tougher management of the yuan, dropping a phrase underlining the importance of market forces from a key policy report for the first time in five years.