September 2011

China's new politics

  • Thu, 09/08/2011 - 12:00

Anticipating a change in the presidency, the country debates competing social and economic models.

'CPC sought Jamaat support'

  • Thu, 09/08/2011 - 12:00

Fears over the resurgence of religious extremist groups in Xinjiang and increasing lack of confidence in the Pakistani government's ability to crack down on terror were the likely factors behind the Communist Party of China's unexpected move to sign its first ever cooperation agreement with an Islamist political party in 2009, leaked United States Embassy cables suggest.

Is the West losing Africa to China?

  • Thu, 09/08/2011 - 12:00

In a series of reports, CNN's Marketplace Africa looks at China and India's growing involvement in Africa, and what that means for the continent's economic future.

US says it wants to work with strategic rival China to help Pacific islanders

  • Thu, 09/08/2011 - 12:00

The U.S. plans to increase development aid and coordinate with strategic rival China and other foreign donors to assist impoverished Pacific island nations.

China, Kazakhstan Sign Accord to Expand Gas Pipeline Network

  • Thu, 09/08/2011 - 12:00

China, the world’s biggest energy user, signed an accord with Kazakhstan to expand the capacity of a pipeline network delivering natural gas from Central Asia by more than 80 percent.

The Great Game in the 'Stans

  • Wed, 09/07/2011 - 12:00

While China's intense and growing interest in Central Asia has long been known, a new report brings home just how intense that interest is, and how Beijing has overtaken other powers in the last decade.

Deportation Based on Bogus Claim

  • Wed, 09/07/2011 - 12:00

Chinese authorities made a false claim to convince the Thai government to extradite a Uyghur last month for his alleged involvement in ethnic riots, according to a Uyghur exile group.

Uyghur Flag Protesters Detained

  • Tue, 09/06/2011 - 12:00

Authorities in northwestern China have detained  five ethnic Uyghur Muslims for “inciting separatism” after the men refused to honor the national flag at a ceremony held inside their mosque, according to residents and exile Uyghur groups.

Controls Remain After Expo

  • Tue, 09/06/2011 - 12:00

Authorities in the troubled western region of Xinjiang are maintaining a tight grip on the regional capital Urumqi, even after the closure of an international trade fair, residents said Tuesday.

2011: The Beginning of the End for Chinese Communist Party?

  • Tue, 09/06/2011 - 12:00

It seems the Chinese people have just about had enough of the ruling communist regime, as recent comments from intellectuals and ordinary netizens show indications of the impending collapse of the government that has oppressed the Chinese people for the past sixty-one years.

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