The political fortunes of China's president took a particularly good turn in 2017, at a time when the influence of the United States began to decline, argues Wei Pu.
Sharp reduction in sediment buildup blamed on hydroelectric dams and riverbed dredging.
The state media blame ‘local policymakers’ for heating woes.
The curbs do little to limit production.
Capital flight is feared as the Chinese Communist Party steers the flow.
The country’s reliance on foreign oil will rise to 80 percent, one study says.
Surging Chinese activities, including moves by the military, raise hackles among nations close to the South Pole.
A spike in global emissions is blamed on an economic growth spurt.
A system to prevent data fraud was initially set for 2016.
Government regulation spurs a shortage of cleaner fuel.
China unveils "magical island maker" just before summit of Asia-Pacific leaders and US President Trump's debut on regional stage.
A private share sale to China is backed by a Russian loan.
Scores of dissidents, bloggers and others have been jailed and some have been beaten by thugs doing government bidding.
Trade risks rise over forced technology transfer, with product demand in China shaped by government policies.
More attention needed to the steady flow of Chinese ships, coast guard vessels, and maritime militia vessels into disputed waters.
Central bank chief Zhou Xiaochuan prepares to step down.
Lower targets may lead to sustainable growth, but reform leaves some conflicts unresolved.
Rohingya insurgent group’s month-long humanitarian ceasefire expired on Oct. 9.
A new alert system targets environmental "overloading."
The government pushes its state sector reform plan.
Experts say 'business as usual' would not be good for ecosystems covered by the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) scheme.
The privately held firm CEFC China Energy Company Ltd. invests in closer energy ties.
The resolution of a recent disagreement over Bhutan was not a win for China, one analyst says.
Government continues to pursue high-growth goals.
Al-Qaeda’s general leadership issued a statement this week describing attacks against Rohingya in Myanmar as part of an ongoing global campaign against Muslims conducted “under the guise of fighting terrorism,” and vowed to come to their defense.
Beijing tries to steer more capital into support for government projects amid concerns over outflow.
Industry emissions estimates have faced delays, in part due to concerns over the quality and opacity of reporting data.
ARSA insurgents target Myanmar security forces or Buddhist vigilantes to provoke reprisal attacks, analyst Zachary Abuza argues.
Some see Chinese activities in waters near the United States as a response to the U.S. presence in the South China Sea.
Official reports spin results as growth slows.