China's Xi offers $60 bn Africa aid, says 'no strings attached'

BEIJING, AFP -- President Xi Jinping told African leaders Monday that China's investments on the continent have "no political strings attached",...

CapitaLand ramps up Vietnam pipeline
Continuing its steady expansion in Vietnam, CapitaLand is acquiring a prime site in Ho Chi Minh City for VND1,380 billion (about S$81.4 mil
Trump's Asia Summit Snub Fuels Doubts About U.S. Commitment

WASHINGTON, HONG KONG, BLOOMBERG -- President Donald Trump will skip two major summits in Asia in November, a move that could stoke concerns in...

China hosts African leaders amid aid criticism

BEIJING, AFP -- China hosts African leaders Monday for a summit aimed at promoting Beijing's vision for development on the continent, even as it...

No Chinese Belt, Road or Bedrooms for Mahathir’s Malaysia
SINGAPORE, BLOOMBERG -- Perplexed, wounded, indignant or still optimistic. The Chinese developer Country Garden Holdings Co.
Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden's giant development in southern Malaysia

FOREST CITY/KUALA LUMPUR, REUTERS -- Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday declared that foreigners will not be granted visas to...

Trade tensions may power down China's robot industry

BEIJING, REUTERS -- At a trade show in southern Beijing, children and parents crowd around a group of pink and blue dancing robots that resemble...

Malaysia to shelve China-backed projects worth $22 bn

Beijing, AFP -- Malaysia will shelve three China-backed projects worth a total $22 billion until the debt-laden Southeast Asian nation can afford...

VARD To Build World's First Autonomous And Electric-Driven Container Vessel For YARA
Vard Holdings Limited, one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of specialized vessels, has secured a contract worth approximatel
Mahathir says China will sympathise with Malaysia's problems

BEIJING, REUTERS -- Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday he believed China would sympathise with his country's "internal...