The seven economies will stop propping up coal, gas and oil by 2025. But giant greenhouse gas emitters China and India haven’t made the pledge.
The country plans to move two million poor citizens living in remote areas as an extreme measure to lift 10-million citizens out of poverty by 2020.
A growing number of Brazilian players are signing for clubs in China, which aims to be a football superpower.
The President's brother-in-law and families connected to several other prominent Chinese politicians have been implicated in the #PanamaPapers.
Upheaval elsewhere, and particularly when it underscores the perils and pitfalls of democracy, easily becomes frontpage news in China.
Corruption charges may shake the share prices of western companies, but in China the situation is more complex.
The continent is poised to flourish – if leaders ensure the rule of law and improve services.
The country is witnessing a sexual revolution and business is booming for romantic short-stay hotels.
Adapting to the world’s second-largest economy’s changing demands is key to boosting resilience
The growing emphasis on Xi is fuelling concerns – even in the Communist Party – that China is now falling back towards a Mao-type personality cult.
Deep business ties between South Africa and China exist not because of but in spite of diplomacy.
The Africa-China summit will provide an opportunity to get a feel for how the Chinese President is responding to democratic developments in Africa.
Chinese company BoyaLife plans on supplementing China's growing demand for beef by producing 100 000 cow embryos a year.
The fact that the largest target was about investment, not aid, illustrates Beijing’s view that investment is a positive force for development.
But the first official meeting between the two countries could backfire for the Taiwanese leader.
The growth of ethical investors feeds into the vast expansion of the country's renewable energy.
But the Pentagon is insisting its naval provocation did not breach any international maritime laws.
Chinese and African health ministers have adopted a declaration to increase access to facilities, medication, health workers and training in Africa.