Fishermen of Maday Island in Arakan State are rallying against a Chinese-owned seaport, as authorities ban them from fishing near the project.
India objects to corridor crossing Pakistan controlled Kashmir, as sources say Beijing offered name change to ally Indian concerns.
Chinese defense ministry spokesman Wu Qian says China is ‘willing to strengthen strategic communication and deepen cooperation’ with Burma.
Investors back Rangoon food delivery firm; Telenor enters Burma’s digital advertising industry; Burma and China agree to an economic cooperation zone.
Chinese President Xi Jinping tells Burma leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi he will continue to help achieve peace and Belt and Road Forum in Beijing.
Some experts and locals complain of pesticide use, but the Chinese defend the farming methods, saying they bring wealth to the poor areas in Laos.
Companies and governments in Asia report minor disruptions from cyber attack while authorities brace for more.
Chinese president Xi Jinping champions globalization and says Silk Road will boost global development.
Burma faces the challenge of negotiating with its giant neighbor over varied interests stretching from the Bay of Bengal to the Burma-China border.
China’s CITIC wants bigger stake than 50/50 venture initially proposed for port on Bay of Bengal that will feed oil and gas pipeline to Yunnan.
Eac Teams with Unilever; Daibochi packaging joint venture; China border trade increases; tourist numbers rise; app launches to help garment workers.
North Korean news agency charges Chinese articles of trying to shift the blame to Pyongyang for ‘deteriorated relations’ between the two countries.
The talks come amid signs ASEAN members are tilting diplomatically towards China, as the Trump administration’s policy on the region remains unclear.
China has reportedly offered to step in as the two countries address the fate of tens of thousands of displaced Rohingya.
Southeast Asian countries will prioritize creating an Asia-focused trade pact this year that includes China, India and Japan.