◆210103 Nikkei Asia https://s.nikkei.com/3hAEKhP
Expect COVID-19, China and climate change to dominate 2021
When it comes to 2021, to simplify one especially complex set of scenarios, I will be watching what I call the three Cs with extreme care: COVID-19, China and climate. Nikkei Asia will provide comprehensive and thorough coverage of these ...
◆210103 The Sunday Guardian https://bit.ly/3b254jr
Japan-China economic ties flourishing
Besides, Tokyo has had political friction with Beijing over the sovereignty of the Senkaku islands that China calls Diaoyu islands. Japan today is concerned at China's military build-up and assertive behaviour in the East and South China Seas. In order to ... It is said to be seeking to cooperate with the project. Abhijitha Singh ...
◆210103 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/3hGxeBV
U.S. Goes All In On Nuclear Power In Space Race With China
In the new space race between Western nations and China, the United States is betting on developing and demonstrating the use of new SNPP capabilities in space. The strategy on nuclear power and propulsion sets a goal for the U.S. to ...
◆210103 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/2JD9YIs
As Chinese tourists steer clear of Indonesia, Bali and beyond feel the pinch
Some 115,000 Chinese holidaymakers visited Manado in 2019, an increase of 8 per cent from the previous year, thanks to direct flights from China to the city, which is home to the reef-rich Bunaken National Marine Park and scuba-diving ...
◆210103 Bloomberg https://bloom.bg/3rPKr04
Indonesia Starts Nationwide Sinovac Vaccine Distribution: Kompas
Indonesia will start distributing the vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech Ltd. to all its 34 provinces on Sunday, Kompas reported. The day's biggest stories. Get caught up with the Evening Briefing. Email. Please enter a valid email ...
◆210103 Global Village space https://bit.ly/38aQfJP
Indonesia potentially set to take on China and claim leadership of ‘moderate’ Islam
President Joko Widodo's recent cabinet reshuffle suggests that Indonesia may adopt a more critical attitude towards China and reinforce government support for efforts by Nahdlatul Ulama (NU), the world's largest Muslim movement, to reform ...
◆210103 The Star Online https://bit.ly/3aZ5Xtf
Cambodia praises China's role in ensuring global food security
PHNOM PENH (Xinhua): China has been playing a greater role in ensuring global food security, which is an essential guarantee for global peace and development, a senior Cambodian official has said. Speaking in an exclusive interview with ...
◆210103 Yahoo Finance https://yhoo.it/354cjE2
Cambodia Prepares To Produce Its First Oil
Cambodia's plan is to extract oil from the Gulf of Thailand oil fields in a joint project with Singapore's KrisEnergy Ltd, ... appraisal, development and production projects across Asia, in Bangladesh, China, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia.
◆210103 Eurasia Review https://bit.ly/3odkpBu
Laotian Plan To Build Another Big Mekong Dam Concerns Thais - Analysis
Laos is preparing to build the seventh of nine planned large-scale Mekong River mainstream dams, the latest project in its ... The 728-megawatt Phou Ngoy Dam, whose projected completion date is 2029, would join the now operational Xayaburi and Don ... With the Mekong River marking half of the 1,845-kilometer (1,150-mile) border between Laos and Thailand, Thai citizens ... New Delhi needs to note that China's estrangement from the US is not as serious as the one with India.
◆210103 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/3b2mP25
Security fence at Gwadar port creates new tensions for China, Pakistan
China and Pakistan will deepen cooperation on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), in particular Gwadar port and a railway ... Zhang Baozhong, chief executive of Pakistan China Overseas Port Holding Company, which operates the port, was quoted by Chinese ... India returns 'stray' soldier to China troops in disputed border region ... reports that it had sought additional guarantees from Pakistan before approving the massive US$6.8 billion M1 rail line upgrade project.
◆210103 Hindustan Times https://bit.ly/3rHGH0q
China switches into covert mode in Nepal, has team of 3 to continue mission
The assignment has been handed to three officials of the Chinese communist party, who were part of the team that quietly travelled by road into Nepal before Guo Yezhou landed at Kathmandu's international airport on Sunday last. Updated: Jan ...
◆210103 Daily Express https://bit.ly/2X51YTH
WW3: US blasts China for ‘continued military aggression’ against India in new defence law
US officials have passed a defence bill which includes a passage expressing concern about "military aggression" amid China-India tensions as Beijing continues to try and gain military territory. 02:21, Sun, Jan 3, 2021 | UPDATED: 02:56, Sun, ...