China

Man found in ‘miracle’ rescue 17 days after China quake

BEIJING, China – A Chinese worker who tended to his injured colleagues following a deadly earthquake and then got lost…

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World’s average adult will be worth US$100,000 by 2024, says Credit Suisse

THE number of millionaires globally will grow by 40% in the next five years, even as rising rates and Russia’s…

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MPIC supports palm oil downstream players in China

by AZALEA AZUAR / pic TMR THE Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC) aims to support palm oil downstream players…

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ADB cuts developing Asia growth view on slowing China expansion

THE Asian Development Bank cut its economic growth forecast for China and also lowered its outlook for developing Asia amid…

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Goldman cuts at least 25 bankers in Asia as China deals swoon

GOLDMAN Sachs Group Inc has started axing at least 25 bankers in Asia as a drought in dealmaking has prompted…

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China says no touching foreigners skin-to-skin after monkeypox case

A TOP Chinese health official warned people against having skin-to-skin contact with foreigners to avoid contracting monkeypox, spurring a backlash…

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China lifts weeks-long lockdown on southwest megacity Chengdu

BEIJING – Millions of people in the Chinese megacity of Chengdu emerged Monday from a Covid-19 lockdown that had closed…

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Malaysia-China trade expected to hit record high this year – MITI

THE two-way trade between Malaysia and China is expected to hit a new record high this year with the implementation of the…

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Putin, Xi gather with Asian leaders for talks defying West

SAMARCANDE – Russia's Vladimir Putin and China's Xi Jinping gathered with other Asian leaders in the ancient Silk Road city…

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Xi returns to world stage with Putin to counter US dominance

IN the almost 1,000 days since Xi Jinping last ventured abroad, China has found itself increasingly isolated within the US-led…

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I can’t be the only one who doesn’t want to WFH

by PAUL J DAVIES (Bloomberg Opinion) IT’S time to come clean. Maybe it’s an age thing, a lack of imagination,…

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Goldman predicts China will stick to Covid zero even after Communist Party meeting

GOLDMAN Sachs Group Inc. sees China persisting with its zero-tolerance approach to Covid-19 following a key Communist Party meeting next…

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China and Russia building ‘more just’ world order

BEIJING – China is willing to shape the international order together with Russia in a "more just and rational direction",…

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