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Japan to release contaminated Fukushima water into sea after treatment

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima water into sea after treatment

Japan will release more than 1 million tonnes of contaminated water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station into the sea, the government said on Tuesday, a move opposed by neighbours including China, which called it "extremely irresponsible."

China under pressure after WHO chief revives lab leak theory

China under pressure after WHO chief revives lab leak theory

China faced mounting pressure Wednesday over the investigation into the origins of Covid-19, after the WHO chief revived a theory it may have leaked from a Chinese lab and the United States led concerns over data access.

China’s fast recovery allows for gradual withdrawal of its policy stimulus: QNB

China’s fast recovery allows for gradual withdrawal of its policy stimulus: QNB

China’s fast recovery will allow for a gradual withdrawal of its policy stimulus, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

China punishes Donghai Airlines for crew's mid-air fight

China punishes Donghai Airlines for crew's mid-air fight

China's aviation regulator said on Monday it is suspending Donghai Airlines from adding new routes, flights and capacity after concluding an investigation into a mid-air dispute between crew members on a recent domestic flight.

China exports spike to highest in decades after Covid-19 hit

China exports spike to highest in decades after Covid-19 hit

China's export growth jumped to the highest in over two decades, official data showed Sunday, with imports also surging in a sharp bounceback from the coronavirus outbreak that had brought activity to a near halt.

Four Taiwan ex-intelligence officers charged with spying for China

Four Taiwan ex-intelligence officers charged with spying for China

Four retired Taiwanese military intelligence officers -- including a major general -- have been indicted for spying for China, prosecutors said Saturday.

China refused to provide WHO team with raw data on early Covid cases, team member says

China refused to provide WHO team with raw data on early Covid cases, team member says

China refused to give raw data on early Covid-19 cases to a World Health Organisation-led team probing the origins of the pandemic, one of the team's investigators said, potentially complicating efforts to understand how the outbreak began.

China's Mars probe sends back video of Red Planet

China's Mars probe sends back video of Red Planet

China's space agency released video footage from its spacecraft circling Mars on Friday, two days after it successfully entered the planet's orbit in Beijing's latest ambitious space mission.

Agreement reached with China on disengagement at disputed areas: India

Agreement reached with China on disengagement at disputed areas: India

India and China have reached an agreement on disengagement at Pangong Tso in Ladakh, Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said Thursday in parliament, giving details of a breakthrough ...

Wuhan residents remember coronavirus 'whistleblower' doctor a year after his death

Wuhan residents remember coronavirus 'whistleblower' doctor a year after his death

A year after his death from Covid-19, residents in the Chinese city of Wuhan say they remain grateful to the "whistleblower" doctor who first sounded the alarm about the outbreak before it received official recognition.

Chinese TikTok rival Kuaishou nearly triples on Hong Kong debut

Chinese TikTok rival Kuaishou nearly triples on Hong Kong debut

Shares in Chinese video app company Kuaishou almost tripled on their Hong Kong debut Friday, following a $5.4 billion initial public offering for the TikTok rival that was the biggest for an internet firm in nearly two years.

China 'notes' Myanmar coup, hopes for stability

China 'notes' Myanmar coup, hopes for stability

China said on Monday it had "noted" the military coup in Myanmar and hoped that all sides could properly manage their differences under the constitution and uphold stability.