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US intel warns China could dominate advanced technologies

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials issued new warnings Friday about China’s ambitions in artificial intelligence and a range of advanced technologies that could eventually give Beijing a decisive milita...

Australia open to China investors but security issues crucial - FIRB

SYDNEY, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Australia is not shut to Chinese investors but national security concerns and the protection of critical infrastructure are now key factors determining deal approvals, the h...

Pakistan struggles to balance ties between Washington and Beijing

Pakistan-US relations have remained strained since the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in mid-August. Over the years, Washington has criticized Islamabad for supporting the Taliban. Since US Presiden...

China power crunch slams factories as coal lobby warns woes could stay until winter

SHENYANG, China, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Small firms caught in China's prolonged energy crunch are turning to diesel generators, or simply shutting shop, as coal industry officials voiced fears about ...

China power crunch slams factories as coal lobby warns woes could stay until winter

SHENYANG, China, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Small firms caught in China's prolonged energy crunch are turning to diesel generators, or simply shutting shop, as coal industry officials voiced fears about ...

US govt to probe Zoom's $14.7B Five9 deal for natsec risks

A U.S. government committee that reviews foreign investment in telecom is probing videoconferencing company Zoom's $14.7 billion deal for cloud call center company Five9. In an Augus...

Australia defends Indo-Pacific pact following anger in Beijing

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison rejected Chinese complaints about its membership in a defensive alliance with the US and UK on Friday, and said Australia was committed to upholding the rule o...

Alarm in India as Chinese projects edge closer to country’s border with Sri Lanka

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Alarm bells are sounding within New Delhi policy circles as Chinese infrastructure projects push north toward the southern tip of the Indian subcontinent. India’s...

‘Taiwan will likely have no Caribbean allies within 10 years’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Rasheed Griffith, a senior fellow at the Inter-American Dialogue, a Washington D.C.-based think tank, says Taiwan’s last remaining allies will swap allegiance to Bei...

'Lone wolf warrior' - Does China need real allies anyway?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In recent times, geopolitics has been shaped by a renewed tussle for power among nations seeking to increase their sphere of influence. While the U.S. and Asian nations...

How Chinese investments are capturing Pakistan's economy

In 2015, China announced an ambitious multibillion-dollar initiative aimed at overhauling Pakistan's crumbling infrastructure and linking the nation's southern port of Gwadar to western China....

No. 2 US diplomat Sherman to visit China as tensions soar

WASHINGTON (AP) — Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will travel to China this weekend on a visit that comes as tensions between Washington and Beijing soar on multiple fronts, the State Departme...

Can Pakistan secure Chinese investment in restive Balochistan province?

Prime Minister Imran Khan said last week he was considering "talking to insurgents" in Balochistan province, adding that the country's western province can only progress if there was pea...

Aussie treasurer: National interests come first with China

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia will always put its national interests ahead of economic interests in its troubled relationship with China, a senior Australian lawmaker said Wednesday after a Whi...

China accuses NATO of maintaining 'Cold War mentality'

China on Tuesday accused NATO of "creating confrontations" after the alliance's members pledged to cooperate to counter "systemic challenges" posed by Beijing's policies. ...