1. US crackdown sends China chipmakers plummeting
2. Taiwan’s Tsai warns China against conflict, touts defense buildup
3. China, Taiwan Ambassadors Express Opposing Views To Elon Musk’s Taipei Proposal
4. Pakistan, speaking for G-77/China, pushes for ‘roadmap’ to offset recent ‘shocks’ to global economy
5. US Marines storm beach near disputed reef in South China Sea joint military drills
6. China’s yuan snaps eight-day losing streak after strong PBOC warning
7. Chinese Central Bank Injects $24.7 Bln of Liquidity Via Repo Markets
8. China-donated tents provide comfortable environment to flood-affected IDPs in Pakistan
9. Chinese Central Bank Says It Will Prioritize Stabilizing Currency After Yuan Plunges to 14-Year Low Versus USD
10. China’s central bank alerts against yuan speculation
11. China’s Mengtian space lab fueled up for upcoming launch

Central Asia

1. President of European Council to visit Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan
2. The War in Ukraine Has Revealed an Independent Kazakhstan
3. Iran and Tajikistan enter new phase of cooperation: Raisi
4. Invasion of Kyrgyzstan: Batken journalists help clean up Ak-Sai village
5. U.S., Israel seek to provoke Azerbaijan’s occupation and annexation of Armenia’s regions

East Asia

1. S. Korean ambassador to Japan says Seoul-Tokyo relationship is seeing recovery after bilateral talks
2. U.S.’ chip ban to hurt Korean facilities in China, TSMC: Report
3. Australian PM to host Japanese counterpart in late October
4. Japan Aug household spending rises annually on reopening
5. Hong Kong still has edge over Singapore, financial sec. says as city falls in rankings
6. Zafrul: Malaysia’s economy now different from times of 1997-98 Asian Financial Crisis