1. China says it hopes Black Sea grain deal can be done in balanced, comprehensive manner
2. China, South Korea agree to strengthen talks on semiconductor industry
3. Farm-turned industrial park fuels China-Slovakia cooperation
4. China’s Global Development Initiative helps achieve sustainable development goals, say Pakistani experts
5. China to send its first civilian astronaut into space
6. China a potential market for Pakistan’s textile products
7. China to make concrete efforts for political solution to Ukraine crisis: Envoy
8. G7 unpacked — France wants to bring Germany to Beijing — Xi-stan


1. Kazakhstan and Singapore Create Joint Venture to Promote Trans-Caspian International Transport Route
2. Independence Day of Azerbaijan celebrated in Beijing
3. Azerbaijan-Türkiye relations are unparalleled in the world today – President Ilham Aliyev
4. World Taekwondo Championship to commence in Baku, Azerbaijan today
5. Iran’s Exports to Central Asia, Caucasus, Russia Up 18% in 2022
6. Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan Agree Not to Use Drones in Border Areas


1. Philippines, U.S., Japan coast guards to hold first joint drills
2. Japanese warship arrives in S. Korea for multinational WMD-interception naval drill
3. South Korea hosts its first summit with Pacific island leaders
4. China may move up plan for ‘world-class military,’ Japan says in draft report
5. Thousands evacuated as Philippines warns of possible flooding, landslides from Typhoon Mawar