The trade friction between the United States and China does not signify a tipping point in the Sino-US relationship, experts have said, even though the two countries have slapped tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's goods.
As a foreign correspondent, I have paid close attention to criticism of China by other countries. After all, honest and sincere criticism, whether of China's politics, economy or society, will help make China a better country.
It's one thing to see history on display behind a museum glass and another to experience it right beneath the soles of your hiking shoes, just as my husband Jun and I did one afternoon while wandering the hills within sight of the family home in rural Zhejiang.
For no particular reason I've been thinking of Claude Rains in Casablanca lately. You remember him; the Moroccan police captain who is "shocked, shocked" to find gambling in Humphrey Bogart's establishment during a raid, only to be handed his winnings without missing a beat.
Premier Li Keqiang has officially invited his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to visit China from Thursday to Saturday. It will be the first official visit to China by a Japanese prime minister in seven years.
AI can raise productivity and expand GDP, but it can also render non-adaptive workers jobless.
Since the outbreak of the "Arab Spring" seven years ago, much has changed in the political and security landscape in the Middle East. What has not changed is the fact that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad remains persona non grata for the United States and its allies
In the United Kingdom, trials are underway with the very first virtual reality headsets for women in labor, designed to whisk them away from the traumatic settings of the hospital.
Back in 2009, China was wrongly accused by the West of "hijacking" the Copenhagen talks on climate change.