The Pentagon said Beijing’s buildup on disputed islands in the South Island Seas is not consistent with the security exercise among allies this summer.
The State Department said a U.S. government employee posted in Guangzhou had signs of possible brain injury. But it has not identified a cause.
Carbon dioxide helps plants grow. But a new study shows that rice grown in higher levels of carbon dioxide has lower amounts of several important nutrients.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that a diplomat stationed in Guangzhou, China, suffered the same ills as those attacked in Havana.
China’s launch of a satellite this week, part of a mission to the far side of the moon, is but one of its recent endeavors into space.
The latest China trade talks defused a potential trade war, and promise a boost for American agriculture and energy, but at the cost of industries of the future.
The moves are likely to change little for the auto industry, though Chinese factories and German firms could benefit from slashing tariffs on parts.
A hospital demanded that a woman pay her bills before she could see her newborn twins, illustrating a plight that many face in the Chinese medical system.
Ceaseless infighting and jockeying for influence on the White House’s trade team helped deprive the president of a quick victory on his most cherished policy issue.
President Trump’s negotiating playbook is by now pretty obvious: Make big demands, thump your chest and claim victory. But some of his talk on China has a whiff of desperation.
An Australian politician identified Chau Chak Wing, an Australian citizen of Chinese descent, as a co-conspirator in a 2015 bribery case.
The reconstruction of an underground army, one of China’s greatest treasures, would become an archaeologist’s crowning achievement.
Tashi Wangchuk was sentenced to five years in prison after he spoke to The New York Times about his worries that Tibetan is a dying language.
President Trump threatened tariffs on $150 billion in goods, then tried conciliation. Beijing’s response either way: Rebuff the offers and avoid specific pledges.
The president praised his approach, and criticized Democrats, in a series of tweets on Monday following a three-day negotiation session that ended with little clarity.
For decades, China has tapped Chinese people overseas to spread its influence and harvest intelligence on its behalf.
Social media users noticed a distinct age gap between the Chinese delegates and the American lawmakers who met them in Washington.
A temporary cease-fire has calmed fears of a trade war, but the Trump administration now faces criticism it is backing down from striking a tough deal.
China and Taiwan share claims to the South China Sea, but a visit to Taiwan’s “island” shows how they diverge in exercising control.
The two countries said they had reached an agreement to increase American exports, but the White House noted that specifics would be agreed upon at a later date.
President Trump is trying to broker a deal to bring down the national trade deficit with China. Experts doubt his goal is achievable.
There is only one core task for everyone in Trump’s United States: Keeping the Republic, despite him.
He Weifang, who has spent two decades at the forefront of struggles for the rule of law in China, is confident that his time will come again.
An about-face on punishing a Chinese company came as a Chinese state-owned firm announced an investment in a project tied to the Trump Organization.
Dozens of women have called a university hotline amid allegations of misconduct against a campus gynecologist, George Tyndall, that date to the 1990s.
A meeting between the top economic adviser to China and administration officials is expected to focus heavily on reducing the gap between what America exports to China and what it imports.
Chinese antitrust officials allowed the Japanese company to sell a majority stake in its chip unit to an American-led group, a prelude to an easing of tensions between Washington and Beijing.
The Chinese Consulate General raised concerns over the allegations of misconduct against a gynecologist, George Tyndall, that included targeting Chinese students.
Officials said they believed the meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong-un would still happen, but the threats brought a diplomatic high-wire act temporarily back to earth.
The decision by Chinese antitrust officials could be a significant peace offering to the Trump administration as the two countries seek to solve a trade dispute.
Complete disengagement is impossible, but both Washington and Beijing envision a day when they don’t need each other as much to power their economies.
Chui Chun-ming, a news cameraman, was wrestled to the ground and forced into a police car while covering a human rights lawyer’s hearing.
Didi Chuxing said it would overhaul its app, as well as safety and security practices, after the death of a passenger focused attention on the company.
Some of those testifying about the proposal commended the tariffs, and others criticized them. But all agreed on the potential for the plan to irrevocably alter the course of their businesses.
Rapid, export-led development lifted China’s economy. But many of the tactics China has used to develop its industries worry its trading partners.
China’s explosive rise was a shock to the global trading system. For decades, western economies like the United States have struggled with the growth of this economic powerhouse.
Fangzheng has close ties to Japan going back to the days of Japanese imperial control in this part of China. Now it’s a target of nationalist ire.
President Trump’s partner in Bali, Hary Tanoesoedibjo, has signed a deal with a Chinese state-owned company.
The network of detention centers for ethnic minorities in Xinjiang is getting too big for the authorities to hide.
The retailer, which left Taiwan and other territory off the map, said it “respects China’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.” It was the latest mea culpa from a firm careful not to anger Beijing.
The number of units worldwide is predicted to soar by midcentury, and the electricity to power them will increase planet-warming emissions.
The other pilot on the Sichuan Airlines plane made an emergency landing after the mishap aboard the Tibet-bound aircraft.
The shift by the American president could ease tensions ahead of a visit to Washington by Liu He, a vice premier in the Beijing government.
An entire economy is based on the idea of rating people according to their social media influence.
The U.S. punishment of one of China’s biggest electronics companies and the American president’s surprise offer come at a complicated time.
The company, which was barred from using American components, said it had halted “major operating activities.”
Officials have told them to leave, and offered them modern homes, but the residents of Zhong cave in remote southwestern China are determined to stay.
A doctor writes that “banning Chinese students won’t restore American interest in filling these positions with our own students.”
Sea trials of the country’s second carrier, the first made entirely at home, are a milestone in the development of the Chinese Navy.
A plan to mourn the 70,000 victims who died 10 years ago contrasted with Communist Party efforts to use the anniversary to praise China’s rapid rebuilding of quake-battered areas.
President Trump wants to maintain sanctions until the North disarms. But on the ground, China’s more phased approach is already carrying the day.
The European Broadcasting Union said that a Chinese TV channel’s censorship of sections of the song contest’s semifinal was not in line with its values.
The cybersecurity software company said its audit committee had started an internal investigation related to concerns raised by a former employee. Here are some red flags to keep an eye on.
A new book of the Chinese leader’s remarks on national security highlights his worries about technology, the internet and risks of financial meltdown.
North and South Korea were pawns in their own war. Let them be the main actors in finally making peace.
Representative Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic leader, ignored at least four previous instances when those nations did support international sanctions against Iran.
An 18-year prison term for the founder of Anbang Insurance Group is part of Beijing’s effort to tame risky borrowing without hurting the broader economy.
Outside of agriculture, no industry has more to lose than carmakers as the administration tussles with China and renegotiates the North American Free Trade Agreement.
An online backlash has erupted over officials’ attempt to mark the disaster with a day of gratitude to the government, instead of by honoring the dead.
The electronics firm ZTE has found success in the American market like few other Chinese technology brands have. Now it is fighting for its life.
A student’s harassment by university administrators shows what Chinese feminists have to endure.
The similarities in government propaganda, toeing the ruling party’s line and political self-censorship are disturbing.
Prosecutors said the officer, Jerry Chun Shing Lee, was approached by Chinese intelligence officers and communicated with them for months.
North Korea is making overtures to South Korea to get closer to America and keep China in check.
Can Washington’s “Russia hands” help explain why the post-Cold War relationship has gone off the rails?
It is without modern precedent for a leader to come to China on back-to-back visits. China is trying to keep up with a flurry of diplomatic moves.
Sun Zhengcai becomes one of the biggest names to fall in President Xi Jinping’s campaign against corruption and disloyalty.
At a time of increasing tension, many Chinese-Australians are demanding more recognition for their history and contributions to Australia.
Americans will be the ones to suffer most in the trade dispute between China and the United States.
After the White House accused China of censorship over airlines’ references to places like Hong Kong, a Chinese spokesman said the U.S. should “respect the national feelings of the Chinese people.”
A new program, part talk show, part indoctrination session, tries to coax millennials to put down their phones and pick up the works of Karl Marx.
Despite a detour to topics like trade and immigration, the president largely stuck to the script after a week of speaking off the cuff.
American officials called for shrinking the trade gap with China and curbing Beijing’s plan to use government support to upgrade its economy.
The secretive and deep-pocketed club does not reveal its members, but everyone knows its horses, including the Kentucky Derby favorite Justify.
Or is it presenting an alternative model of development to a world that could use one?
A recording of Ms. Liu, the widow of the Nobel Peace Prize recipient Liu Xiaobo, was released in the hope that China would end her house arrest and let her go to Germany.
The Chinese e-commerce giant is spending heavily to become a full-service tech company like Google. But expanding into new ventures isn’t cheap.
Missteps, confusion and a bureaucratic reshuffling on the Chinese side could lessen the already long odds that talks this week will soothe trade tensions between China and the United States.
China’s foreign minister, Wang Yi, was just in Pyongyang meeting with Kim Jong-un and trying patch up relations with North Korea after years of frosty ties.
A reader says asking China to scale down its advanced technologies is “preposterous.”
The decision comes just days after Hong Kong’s stock exchange loosened its rules to lure Chinese companies expected to publicly list in the coming months.
After a Utah high school student wore a Chinese-style cheongsam, Asian-Americans’ reactions were blistering. But that perplexed many on the other side of the world.
The Trump administration is headed to China to present the country with tough demands on trade, but what may soon become most apparent is how divided American officials are.
The government in China, long suspicious of internet companies, now sees ambitious titans like Tencent and Alibaba as useful partners.
The government in China, long suspicious of internet companies, now sees ambitious titans like Tencent and Alibaba as useful partners.
A lot more is at play than unfair trade tariffs.
“No matter how gangster Peppa Pig is, it cannot be allowed to destroy children’s youth,” declared a People’s Daily editorial.
The administration, fearing Chinese technological dominance, is considering tighter restrictions on Chinese researchers in the United States as a trade fight escalates.
Just 18 countries and the Vatican now have formal ties with Taiwan, as China works to block international recognition of the self-ruled island it considers its own.
The iPhone maker announced a new $100 billion program to repurchase shares.
Beijing sees its economy as robust enough to defy U.S. tariff threats, potentially leaving Washington with no choice but to escalate or back down.
With the U.S. and China vying for tech leadership, the two companies argue their union is crucial in the race to develop faster mobile internet.
Days before Trump tariffs on steel and aluminum take effect, negotiators for producing countries see themselves at the mercy of the president’s whims.
China, Japan and Russia, which were not part of the summit meeting, acknowledged that most of the hard work still lay ahead.
State oppression has negated years of social progress, casting a pall on the public mood.
The episode, one of the worst stabbings in recent years, revived fears about school safety, a perennial concern.
Obsessing over the trade deficits with China obscures a more important conflict over whether the dollar remains the world’s top currency.
At a meeting in China, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India will, explicitly or not, be seeking President Xi Jinping’s help to win next year’s Indian election.
The West is not in a new Cold War. It’s an old-fashioned fight with China and Russia for power and influence.
Three years of fighting ended when North Korea, China and the United States reached an armistice in 1953. But no formal peace treaty was ever brokered.
The former coal mining executive, a strong supporter of President Trump who is running as an “American competitionist,” has refused to disclose his personal finances as required by law.
That’s why more and more towns are deciding to wrest control of their streets from the tyranny of the automobile.
Beijing’s plan will change little on the ground and offers a slim chance to become the starting point in talks to avert a trade war with Washington.
Some tech companies are hiring female “motivators” for a role that’s a mix of psychologist and cheerleader — to help overworked male programmers through conversation and massages.
President Trump said he would send his Treasury secretary to Beijing to try to resolve a trade dispute that could have damaging economic repercussions.
A debate over sexual harassment has pitted students and professors at Peking University in Beijing against a government that has grown increasingly intolerant of dissent.
A state news outlet reported that the person who set the blaze blocked the only entrance to the lounge, in a three-story building in Guangdong Province.
When the owner of a thriving Hong Kong bookstore disappeared, questions swirled. What happened? And what did the Chinese government have to do with it?