Five-year plan would boost GDP by 40 percent, even with slower growth rate.
Can North Korean leader Kim Jong Il's regime be trusted with food aid?
A safety watchdog says the death toll in China's coal industry 'remains high.'
They wait for Burma's generals to enact more concrete reforms.
The government is trying to manage fuel price hikes as oil and inflation pressures rise.
As protests rattle the Middle East, the East Asian region sees a flurry of moves to tighten online controls.
Bao Tong, former aide to an ousted top Chinese official, weighs in on protests in the Middle East.
China's leaders appear unprepared to implement sweeping changes to economy.
The popular uprising in Egypt could be an eye-opener for democracies in Asia as well.
Critics of China's currency policy slam notion that the problem will take care of itself.
Economies are raising interest rates to rein in inflation but economic growth could suffer as a result, experts warn.
As problems mount, the Chinese government grapples with huge volumes of coal.
Leaders in China, North Korea, and Burma need to ease suppression of basic rights.
Surging investment hinders government plans to boost the role of consumer spending in the economy.
When a sardonic video circulated on the Chinese Internet last week, censors were quick to delete it for its damning content. But where does that leave the mostly only-child young generation for whom the Internet is key “as air to their lungs."
Southeast Asia's mainland states are seen drifting away from ASEAN and into the warm embrace of China.
China claims it has met energy-saving goals despite higher consumption.
U.S-China summit sees multi-billion dollar business deals but dim prospects for rapid reforms.
High prices threaten to make cities unaffordable.
There may be hidden messages in the unexpected Stealth fighter jet test flight, analysts say.
Experts ask whether a maiden Sino-Russian pipeline will kickstart cooperation.
The United States must act on trade and other issues to demonstrate leadership in the region, analysts say.
China faces growth limits as congestion clogs cities.
China's behavior, Burma's political process, and North Korea's nuclear drive will be carefully watched in East Asia this year.