WHILE South-east Asia remains one of the last places where coal power can attract international financing, one maverick tycoon thinks the region will no longer tolerate burning the dirtiest fuel...

[BEIJING] Chinese officials pledged to improve funding arrangements for projects along its Belt and Road infrastructure network, in response to criticism that the initiative saddles developing...

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LAST week, China played host to 53 African countries and unveiled its latest triennial aid plan for the continent: US$60 billion, the same as in 2015, but with some differences.