1. China says will help Pakistan overcome foreign debt challenges

2. Chinese diplomat says work on CPEC phase-II being accelerated

3. Pakistan, China vow to cement ironclad ties

4. Pakistan to develop 5 economic corridors under CPEC: minister

5. Pakistan, China march toward shared development, prosperity, progress: PM

6. China gives ‘Emergency Aid’ to Pakistan for rain-hit areas

7. China’s greener vision supports Pakistan in realizing renewable energy targets: experts

8. China-Russia-Iran Maritime Drills Send Signal to West

9. Minister: China implements proactive fiscal policy to support economy



1. NATO Secretary General in Baku at the start of South Caucasus tour

2. Uzbekistan considering shift to rainwater usage amid water scarcity concerns

3. US-Central Asia B5+1 format forum kicks off in Almaty

4. Iran, Tajikistan to cooperate in making hydraulic model of Roghun Diversion Dam

5. Kazakh-Uzbek trade-economic cooperation: PM Bektenov visits Tashkent

6. Kyrgyzstan establishes republican draft commission

7. Tehran, Baghdad negotiating gas swap from Turkmenistan

8. European Union and UNESCO support employability in agriculture sector in Karakalpakstan



1. Japan completes 4th discharge of Fukushima nuclear-tainted wastewater despite backlash

2. North Korea launches three ballistic missiles as top U.S. diplomat visits Seoul

3. In countering China, U.S. sees a growing role for Japan

4. Jokowi accentuates ASEAN-Australia cooperation on 50th anniversary

5. Australia-Asean summit exposed more than desire for economic deals