China FM Wang Yi calls on Russia, Ukraine not to let war ‘spill over’ in UNGA address

UNITED NATIONS – China on Saturday at the United Nations urged Russia and Ukraine not to let effects of their war “spill over” and called for a diplomatic resolution. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi also sounded a fresh warning on Taiwan amid tensions in the Taiwan Strait, saying Beijing would take “forceful steps” to prevent […]

Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi meets with former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger

NEW YORK – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger in New York on Monday. Mr Wang congratulated Dr Kissinger on his upcoming 100th birthday, calling him an old and good friend of the Chinese people, who has made historic contributions to the establishment and development of China-United […]

Chinese homebuyers boycott mortgage payments as they run out of patience with developers

BEIJING (AFP) – Newly married and with his first child on the way, auto worker Wang wanted to move into the apartment he bought in Wuhan three years ago but those hopes were dashed by China’s ballooning property crisis. Saddled with US$300,000 (S$411,000) in debt and, with his unit nowhere near completion, the 34-year-old decided […]

Apollomics Inc. Expands Leadership Team with Appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer

Foster City, CA, and Hangzhou, China, Jul 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Apollomics Inc. an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced the appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer. In this role, Dr. Wang will lead the drug discovery […]

China warns Asean nations to avoid being used as ‘chess pieces’ by big powers

JAKARTA (REUTERS) – China’s foreign minister Wang Yi warned on Monday (July 11) during a policy speech in the Indonesian capital that countries should avoid being used as “chess pieces” by major powers in a region at risk of being reshaped by geopolitical factors. Speaking at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) secretariat in […]

China’s top envoy Wang Yi to meet Philippine president Marcos Jr in Manila

MANILA (PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – China’s top diplomat Wang Yi will be the first foreign minister to meet Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr when he makes an official visit to capital Manila on Wednesday (July 6). The visit was announced by Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian on Facebook, with the Chinese […]