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US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a bilateral meeting at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 29, 2019.

China’s economy grew at the slowest pace in nearly 30 years as Trump’s trade war bites

The drop from 6.6% growth in 2018 reflected a raft of challenges. China's birth rate and manufacturing investment also dropped to record lows.
Gates at a New York Times event in 2019.

A mysterious virus in China is a reminder that the world isn’t ready for a pandemic. Bill Gates says we should prepare for a deadly outbreak as ...

The virus, which causes pneumonia-like symptoms and is in the same family as SARS, has killed a second person and spread to Thailand and Japan.

1 person has died from a mysterious pneumonia outbreak in China

The outbreak has been traced to a seafood market in the central city of Wuhan, China. Nearby countries are responding with health warnings.
President Donald Trump to Launch 'Evangelicals for Trump' Coalition

The Trump trade team plans to keep $360 billion worth of China tariffs in place despite phase-one deal

"There is no agreement for future reduction in tariffs," two Trump administration officials said in a statement to Business Insider.
Photo on the left shows an explosion immediately after the bus sunk into the ground and (left) when it was being lifted out of the ground by rescuers.

Dramatic photos and videos show the moment a massive sinkhole opened up on a street in China, swallowing a bus and killing 6 people

The incident happened at 5.30 p.m. local time on Monday as passengers prepared to board the bus outside Changcheng Hospital in Xining, China.

A top Chinese banker confessed to taking bribes after $29 million in cash was found in his apartment

"I got the money and just left it there, just like making regular trips to the supermarket."
Travellers wait for their trains outside the entrance to Beijing railway station in the Chinese capital on January 10, 2020, as people begin to head for their hometowns ahead of the Lunar New Year.

People in China will make 3 billion trips in the next 40 days to celebrate Lunar New Year, the world’s largest annual human migration

China's 40-day Lunar New Year period has begun. Here's what the largest human migration in the world looks like.

The Trump administration plans to lift currency manipulator label against China, report says

The designation was a largely symbolic move that had fanned tensions between the two largest economies amid a broader economic dispute.
A Chinese flag behind razor wire in Yangisar in China's western Xinjiang region in 2019.

China’s latest move in its Uighur crackdown is forcing Muslims to redecorate their homes to make them look more Chinese

The US estimates China has up to three million Uighur people in internment camps camps, where those who left speak of torture and medical experiments.

Microsoft contractors in China listened to Skype recordings with woefully bad levels of cybersecurity, report reveals

A Microsoft contractor told the Guardian he had incredibly insecure access to sensitive recordings while working from his personal laptop in Beijing.