1. China approves over 40 AI models for public use in past 6 months

2. MERICS EU-China Opinion Pool: EU-China relations in 2024

3. Thailand, China agree on mutual visa waivers from March

4. China allows Philippines to supply troops at disputed reef

5. China, US say talks in Bangkok ‘candid, substantive’

6. Russia has become China’s largest oil supplier, overtaking Saudi Arabia

7. China, Pakistan vow more international cooperation under CPEC


8. China’s Central Bank Initiates Monetary Easing to Revive Economy


1 First CANSO Euro-Asia Summit hosted in Azerbaijan

2 Air Astana set to raise $120m by floating in London and Kazakhstan–15980508.html

3 Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan discuss border demarcation

4 Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan agree on demarcation of 38 km of border

5 EBRD approves new country strategy for Uzbekistan

6 China, Uzbekistan upgrade ties to comprehensive strategic partnership

7 Turkmenistan intends to join the international convention on facilitation of maritime navigation


1. Japan Suspends Funding to UN Palestinian Refugee Agency

2. Southeast Asian nations cautiously optimistic of progress on Myanmar and South China Sea conflicts

3. China allows Philippines to supply troops at disputed reef

4. Malaysia participates in ASEAN Tourism Forum 2024 to promote eco-tourism, sustainability and community

5. Biden to host Japan PM Kishida in Washington on April 10

6. ASEAN-Russia Collaboration: Boosting Cultural and Tourism Exchanges

7. Russia’s top diplomat accuses U.S., South Korea, Japan of preparing for war with North Korea