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Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks

Beijing (AP) — Efforts by Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi this week to bolster ties with her country's dominant northern neighbor China may...

China’s halt of visa on arrival adds higher cost for travel...

Thai travel agents say China's recent suspension of 144 hours visa-free application for security reason will certainly add higher cost for them. Adith Chairattananon, secretary...

China formally arrests popular village head on graft charges

BEIJING (AP) — China has formally arrested the popular head of a village who won a rare open election in 2012 following a standoff...

KFC, Apple in China hit by South China Sea spat

BEIJING (AP) — To the challenges facing KFC and Apple in China, add a surprise backlash from Beijing's spat with the Philippines over the...

China blames Philippines for stirring up trouble

BEIJING (AP) — China blamed the Philippines for stirring up trouble and issued a policy paper Wednesday calling the islands in the South China...

Man sentenced for smuggling military-grade arms to China

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Chinese national has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for smuggling military-grade arms from Delaware to China. The U.S....

Taiwan protests after Cambodia deports suspects to China

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Taiwan protested after Cambodia deported 25 Taiwanese internet scam suspects to rival China in the latest snub of the...

Chinese dams blamed for exacerbating Southeast Asian drought

Hanoi, Vietnam (AP) - As China opened one of its six dams on the upper Mekong River last month to help parched Southeast Asian...

China ‘seriously concerned’ by Australian defense document

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Chinese officials say they are "seriously concerned" by an Australian strategic evaluation of the South China Sea and warned Australia...

Bus catches fire in north China, 14 dead, over 30 injured

BEIJING (AP) — A bus caught fire in northern China on Tuesday, killing 14 people and injuring more than 30, a fire spokeswoman said....