China has joined calls for Washington to provide explanations following the disclosure of the US National Security Agency's alleged spying programmes.
Former spy Edward Snowden has exposed political fault lines in Hong Kong that are deepening as the territory chafes under Chinese rule.
Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng says that New York University is forcing him to leave because of pressure from his country's government
A new factory in Cape Town may signal China's growing confidence in South Africa.
Ghana's law enforcement officials have detained 124 Chinese workers suspected of illegally mining gold in the country.
Relatives of workers killed in a fire at a Chinese slaughterhouse have blocked traffic and scuffled with police, demanding answers to the disaster.
China's entrepreneurs have invested heavily in Newcastle for decades, but their investment continues to be threatened by unions' minimum wage demands.
Hopes are high that the new partnership will ensure easy, cheaper access to vaccines and medicine.
China has become a massive trading partner, and the currency a hedge against dollar fluctations.
China's consumer inflation has stayed subdued in April while the decline in factory-gate price declines deepened.
China has committed $75-billion to aid and development projects in Africa over the past decade, research shows.
Electronics giant Panasonic hopes to win over new regions with its eco-friendly products and beauty range.
China's African aid programme aims to offer 18 000 government scholarships and train 30 000 Africans by 2015.
China's worst earthquake in three years has killed at least 157 people and injured more than 5 700, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said.
Apple has apologised to Chinese consumers after government media criticised its repair policies in a campaign that reeked of economic nationalism.
After positioning itself as the champion of the African continent, South Africa must now develop and articulate a comprehensive Brics strategy.
President Xi Jinping was due in Tanzania on Sunday at the start of a tour of Africa that underscores Beijing's growing presence on the continent.