1. China denounces attack on Iran embassy, calls on U.S. to act responsibly

2. China, Russia agree to strengthen cooperation in Lavrov visit

3. CPEC Phase-II and Government’s New Roadmap

4. China Sanctions US Companies Over Taiwan Arms Sales

5. China building world’s largest fracking vessel

6. Chinese ambassador in Athens calls for closer China-EU trade cooperation

7. China Property Firm Shimao to Fight $202m Liquidation Suit

8. China property developer Shimao faces liquidation petition from state-owned bank’s-Shimao-faces-liquidation-suit-over-failure-to-pay-US$202m-loan

9. China’s consumer price rise slows in March, as policymakers struggle to jumpstart spending



1. Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan hold talks on expanding co-op

2. Kazakhstan Key to CPEC

3. Belarus, Tajikistan agree on closer economic ties

4. Kazakhstan to compensate for exceeding OPEC+ quota in March

5. Uzbekistan, Kuwait sign co-op program between foreign ministries

6. Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan to host exercises involving CSTO troops, collective forces in 2024

7. Turkmenistan’s transport and communication sectors show growth

8. Hanlim, Kazakhstan partner on greenhouse gas reduction project



1. Singapore retains global shipping hub crown

2. US, Japan, Philippines trilateral deal to change dynamic in South China Sea, Marcos says

3. US, Japan, S Korea hold drills in disputed sea as Biden hosts leaders

4. U.S. Chamber and U.S.-ASEAN Business Council Host Business Forum Featuring Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., Deepening U.S.-Philippines Ties

5. Malaysia has potential to become a high-income nation by 2030, says Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office

6. Vietnam, Thailand agree to step up bilateral cooperation mechanisms

7. ASEAN Foundation Unveils Research Findings on Digital Literacy, Spotlighting the Digital Divide Across the Region