1.Chinese investors exempted from project approvals  
2.Winter Olympics: 5 things to watch on Day 10 with Eileen Gu and Su Yiming back in action watch-day-10-eileen-gu-and-su-yiming back?module=storypackage&pgtype=homepage
3.US needs Ukraine crisis to harm European economy, and legitimize its military presence  
4.U.S. and China trade barbs on Russia-Ukraine tension  
5.Hong Kong extends ban on flights from eight countries, adds Nepal  
6.US to reopen Solomon Islands embassy amid moves to counter China
7.Today’s US-China decoupling makes Trump’s trade war look tame
8.Washington’s Pacific islands tilt stems from pure self-interest  
9.China property developers shares up on reports they may have more access to funds
10.China says not granting passport renewals for non-essential travel

Central Asia

1.High expectations in Uzbekistan
2.Kyrgyzstan prosecutors threaten to take sting out of critical media
3.Kazakhstan’s longtime “leader” is out, but the regime he built remains
4.The US, China and Central Asia: Towards A New Great Game?  
5.Turkmenistan to hold early presidential election on March 12

East Asia

1.Japan and IAEA discuss plan to release treated Fukushima water into sea  
2.Ukraine crisis ‘impacts’ Indo-Pacific, Blinken says at Quad meeting  
3.Japan offers gas to Europe over Ukraine fears
4.Indonesia to buy Rafale fighter jets, as US approves F-15 plan
5.Moon warns of crisis if N Korea resumes long-range missile tests
6.Pentagon chief discusses North Korean threat with Japan, South Korea