1. China’s ban on Apple’s iPhone accelerates- Bloomberg

2. China plans flexible fiscal policy with special bonds, as growth target seen at 5 percent

3. China must work on trade and trust with EU if it wants warm long-term ties

4. US, UK’s support for anti-China rioters exposes ill intention to destabilize HKSAR: Chinese FM

5. Pakistan’s economic activity lifted with TIR trade facilitated by CPEC

6. Chinese defense ministry reiterates stance amid Philippines’ hype on South China Sea

7. China, Pakistan sign MoU to boost textile cooperation

8. China Injects Record $204B To Boost Financial System For 13th Consecutive Month


1 Armenia and Azerbaijan exchange POWs in line with agreement announced last week

2 Kyrgyzstan increases import of goods from China by 26%

3 Tajikistan, Türkiye discuss increasing number of passenger flights

4 Turkmenistan and Afghanistan discuss implementation of TAPI gas pipeline project

5 Construction of China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan railway to begin soon – Kyrgyz president

6 ADQ, Azerbaijan Investment Holding form $1 billion joint investment platform


1. Japan and ASEAN summit focuses on security, economy amid tensions with China

2. ASEAN step up anti-drug cooperation

3. Philippines to Grant Japan Access to Military Bases

4. Pyongyang slams Washington, Seoul, Tokyo’s missile data sharing system

5. Chinese firms look to Malaysia to assemble high-end chips

6. Vietnam expects strong wave of Chinese investment