A major summit is taking place between leaders of China and Africa in Beijing. Chinese president Xi Jinping has promised another $60 billion in financial aid as his country leaps ahead in influence on the continent.
Chinese money is cranking up Africa’s economy. However, the conduct of some Chinese people on the continent is causing displeasure among the locals. Does 'Chinafrica' have a racism problem?
The ten-member ASEAN and its partners are meeting this week amid worries the US-China trade row will negatively impact the region. The summit is expected to see progress made on a China-backed regional trade pact.
The US does not want a "Cold War" policy towards China, US top diplomat Mike Pompeo said at a high-level summit with Chinese officials in Washington. The two sides traded blows over militarization in the South China Sea.
While the first summit in seven years between China and Japan is a positive step toward more peace and prosperity in Asia, both sides are responding to a volatile strategic landscape, says Martin Fritz.
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