- Sat, 10/24/2015 - 22:57
The ancient network across central Asia shaped trade and culture for centuries. Now, as its economy slows, China is building a new bridge from east to west.
- Tue, 10/20/2015 - 20:59
Since assuming power in November 2012, Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Secretary General Xi Jinping has sought to put his imprimatur on the contentious realm of ethnic policy.
- Tue, 10/20/2015 - 20:52
When George Osborne visited China last month, he spoke gushingly about the huge opportunities for British businesses there. “Part of my job here,” he said, “is to help explain to the British people what’s going in China and how exciting it is.”
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:34
The security-led response is leading to greater tension
- Thu, 10/15/2015 - 21:25
Beijing’s hope to reshape the former Soviet states of central Asia is at odds with Moscow’s ambitions
- Wed, 10/14/2015 - 21:21
FT series: Beijing’s attempts to tame energy-rich Xinjiang may be stoking unrest from its ethnic Uighurs
- Tue, 10/13/2015 - 19:23
FT series: A modern Silk Road is Beijing’s signature foreign policy
- Tue, 10/06/2015 - 20:30
“It is now clear that the British Treasury rather than the Foreign Office runs China policy.”
- Mon, 10/05/2015 - 19:35
One of China’s top leaders preaches stability and ethnic unity in Xinjiang, even as news of more violence emerges.
- Mon, 09/28/2015 - 20:51
This week the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer (Finance Minister), George Osborne, made a flying visit to Urumqi following the meeting of the China-UK Strategic and Economic Dialogue. In doing so, he became the first British Minister to visit China’s restive Xinjiang Autonomous Region.