◆201213 Nikkei Asia https://s.nikkei.com/2IHTNZW
Does China really want to rule the world?
Professor Huang Jing is dean at the Institute of International and Regional Studies, Beijing Language and Culture University. With China expected to surpass the U.S. as the world's largest economy within the next decade, serious concerns ...
◆201213 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/3gFsgVA
Biden's trade chief brings long experience on China
Washington – President-elect Joe Biden's pick to head U.S. trade policy brings extensive experience in dealing with a key point of tension: China. Attorney Katherine Tai, whom the president-elect announced this week would be his nominee ...
◆201213 The New York Times https://nyti.ms/3admZDk
China, in Nudge to U.S., Makes a New Promise to Tackle Global Warming
Speaking at an online summit on the fifth anniversary of the Paris climate agreement, Xi Jinping, China's leader, said that by 2030, China would reduce its carbon intensity by over 65 percent. Carbon intensity is a measure of greenhouse gas ...
◆201213 Rappler https://bit.ly/3gFmpQd
[OPINION] Law and justice in the West Philippine Sea
I remember in early 1995 when China seized from the Philippines Mischief Reef, a submerged atoll within the EEZ of the Philippines in the WPS. ... the dispute would be resolved based solely on the law and the facts, regardless of how many warships, warplanes, missiles, or nuclear bombs China possessed. ... This is a win-win formula that China can offer to Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia.
◆201213 Voice of America https://bit.ly/2KhOFMz
Tesla Teams to Visit Indonesia, Government Says
Laos Presses Ahead with 4 More Mekong Dams Amid Drought · A local ...
◆201212 Voice of America https://bit.ly/3a3yfST
Why Indonesia Will Move its Navy Combat Squad HQ to a Tiny Remote Islet
Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam contest Chinese claims to features in the fishing-rich, energy-loaded South China Sea that extends from the Natuna chain to Hong Kong. China has the world's third-strongest armed forces, ...
◆201213 Voice of America https://bit.ly/2WaTpWY
Laos Presses Ahead with 4 More Mekong Dams Amid Drought
FILE - A local villager travels by boat where the future site of the Luang Prabang dam will be on the Mekong River, outskirt of Luang Prabang province, Laos, Feb. ... a series of dams generating hydropower from China in the north to Cambodia in the south, making it the “battery of Asia.” ... Thailand, Cambodia and southern Vietnam, all of which are downstream on the Mekong from Laos, have endured a ...
◆201213 BW Businessworld https://bit.ly/3qNXZsm
Protest in Thailand against China-backed special economic ...
According to Somkiat Polprayoon, the project which includes an industrial zone could take shape in 2023. "We do not want to see any conflicts because of this. This project is for everyone, not only for Chana residents," Somkiat told reporters ...
◆201213 Observer Research Foundation https://bit.ly/3abYtCV
Suga starts strongly
The visit to Vietnam also reflected a significant deepening of relations between the two countries. When Japan made its much-hyped offer to Japanese companies to move out of China in the aftermath of COVID-19, around half of the participating ...
◆201210 NHK NEWS WEB https://bit.ly/373QmGp
◆201213 The Independent https://bit.ly/347yUPi
China and India fail to set ambitious new climate targets at key talks
Meanwhile, Imran Khan, the prime minister of Pakistan did arrive at the talks with a new pledge. He announced that the country would no longer be investing in coal-fired power. In reaction, ...
◆201213 EurAsian Times https://bit.ly/346WcEV
China's “Largest, Costliest & Riskiest” Dam In Tibet Will Hit ...
With an already intense India-China border row, Beijing's resolve to build a 'super dam' has triggered concerns in India ... of the dam at the low reaches of Yarlung Zangbo river near the LAC and Beijing has assured the hydro project wouldn't ...
◆201213 India Today https://bit.ly/3a7At3M
Samsung to invest Rs 4,825 crore in India, to move key production unit from China to Noida
Samsung to invest Rs 4,825 crore in India, to move key production unit from China to Noida ... The UP government spokesperson further said that the Samsung facility will be the first high-technique project of Samsung. The facility will become ...