US rattled as China's construction work under Belt and Road initiative reaches Panama in Central America
China's expansion in Latin America of its Belt and Road initiative to build ports and other trade-related facilities is stirring alarm in the US.
TEDxGateway 2018: Raghu Rai, Shanta Rau Barriga, Gitanjali Rao, others share transforming ideas at 10th edition of the event
One of the speakers at TEDxGateway 2018, photojournalist Raghu Rai said, “If journalism is the first draft of history then photo journalism is the witness to that history."
Imran Khan seeks 'significant shift' in infrastructure projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Under the previous government there was an emphasis on infrastructure schemes, but the current government of Khan wanted projects involving agriculture, job creation and foreign investment take centre stage, the report said. Pakistan has already approached the International Monetary Fund for a bailout to stabilise the economy.
CPEC unfair to Islamabad, says Pakistan official in rare public criticism of China; comment raises concerns
Dawood’s comments were “mind-boggling” and rare public criticism of China, said Mohammad Zubair, privatization minister in the previous government.
China pledges $20 billion in loans for economic development of Arab States, as Beijing builds influence in Middle East and Africa
The money pledged by China will be earmarked for "projects that will produce good employment opportunities and positive social impact in the Arab States that have reconstruction needs," said Xi, without providing further details.
China launches new meteorological satellite, Fengyun-2H, to provide free weather data to Belt and Road Initiative countries
China has launched the Fengyun-2H meteorological satellite which will provide free weather data to Belt and Road Initiative countries.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi hails China's Belt and Road initiative, says infrastructure development has benefited Pakistan
Infrastructure building in key projects of the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative has benefited Pakistan and regional countries, Pakistani prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said.
China presents white paper to push for 'Polar Silk Road' into Arctic as part of its Belt and Road initiative
China is pushing its ambitious global trade infrastructure programme to the Arctic, outlining Friday its vision for a "Polar Silk Road" for ships as it seeks greater access to the strategically vital region
China's new Silk Road faces political, financial hurdles in Pakistan; plans for Diamer-Bhasha Dam delayed
China's plan for a modern Silk Road of railways, ports and other facilities linking Asia with Europe hit a $14 billion pothole in Pakistan.
BHP forecasts that there could be upto 140 million vehicles by 2035, a forecast it says is on ‘the greener’ end.
China inaugurates Silk Road summit as Xi Jinping urges all countries to respect each other's sovereignty
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday said all countries should respect each other's sovereignty and territorial integrity, as he inaugurated the high profile Belt and Road forum boycotted by India due to concerns relating to a controversial economic corridor traversing through PoK.
Laden with whisky and baby milk, the first freight train linking China directly to the UK arrived in the eastern Chinese city of Yiwu Saturday after a 12,000-kilometre (7,500-mile) trip, becoming the world's second-longest rail route.
Nepal is set to sign an agreement with China to be part of the 'One Belt One Road Conference', a pet initiative of Chinese President Xi Jinping, officials said Friday.
The change would facilitate Chinese enterprises' investment and construction along the Belt and Road.
The first rail freight service from the UK to China will depart on a 7,500-mile journey from Essex on Monday, the media reported.
Can China find within itself an aptitude to give greater political flexibility to India? Or can India reciprocate and meet China halfway on the OBOR issue?
India's concerns over sovereignty relating to the USD 46-billion CPEC are "unwarranted", Chinese state media on Friday said.
A Secret Service agent who stole money and bitcoins seized by the government in the investigation of underground drug bazaar Silk Road is now suspected of stealing money in at least two other cases, according to court filings unsealed on Thursday.
China has proposed an international scientific cooperation programme for Earth observation to provide digital backing to Beijing's mega Silk Road Project.
China on Monday dodged a direct response to reports of presence of PLA troops at a forward post in PoK and refuted allegations of recurring incursions by its troops into Indian territory, asserting that the PLA soldiers patrolled the Chinese side of the LAC.