Chinese company BGI is selling prenatal tests globally, having developed them in collaboration with the country's military and is collecting genetic data from millions of women, Reuters reports. Beijing rejected the accusations.
NATO leaders define China’s growing influence as a global threat, signaling the Atlantic alliance’s shifting focus to Asia. But not all members of the club appear to be on the same page.
Beijing will spend $210 billion on defence amid high government debt and coronavirus as ruling Communist Party sees economic growth of "over 6 percent" this year.
China's warning comes after New York Stock Exchange's statement that it would delist China Telecom Corp Ltd, China Mobile Ltd and China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd.
The border spat could accelerate existing trends of geopolitical and economic divergence between Beijing and New Delhi, with far-reaching consequences for the region too.
Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam says seeking Chinese intervention was provided for under city's constitution but that she cannot reveal under what circumstances she will do so.
Nearly three months of fiery anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong have sparked concerns that the military will be deployed in the semi-autonomous Chinese city.
Reports of Beijing’s involvement in a Cambodian naval base come after Phnom Penh declined Washington’s offer to repair the port facilities.
Taiwan said on Monday China should "sincerely repent" over bloody crackdown of pro-democracy protesters three decades ago.
"China can and should have a cooperative relationship with the rest of the region," US Acting Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore.
The Chinese tech company faces multiple accusations, ranging from espionage to being an arm of the Chinese military. But do any of these allegations hold up?
President Xi Jinping's corruption campaign. has especially targeted China's military, which is currently undergoing a modernisation drive.
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