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Iranian tanker discharges oil into storage in China ahead of US sanctions

Iranian tanker discharges oil into storage in China ahead of US sanctions

A vessel carrying 2 million barrels of Iranian oil discharged the crude into a bonded storage tank at the port of Dalian in northeast China on Monday, according to Refinitiv Eikon data and a shipping agent with knowledge of the matter.

Interpol saga hurts China's bid to lead global bodies: analysts

Interpol saga hurts China's bid to lead global bodies: analysts

Beijing's international image took a self-inflicted bruising with a secretive investigation into the former Chinese head of Interpol, highlighting its ruthless tactics even as it seeks global goodwill in a trade spat with the United States, analysts said.

Interpol's former Chinese chief accused of bribery

Interpol's former Chinese chief accused of bribery

The former Chinese head of Interpol, who went missing last month, was accused of accepting bribes on Monday, becoming the latest top official to fall in President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption dragnet.

China tight-lipped on disappeared Interpol chief

China tight-lipped on disappeared Interpol chief

China remained silent Saturday over the disappearance of the head of Interpol, deepening the mystery over the international police chief's fate after reports said he was detained for questioning on arrival in his homeland.

Chinese Interpol boss goes missing

Chinese Interpol boss goes missing

French police said Friday they are probing the disappearance of the Chinese head of Interpol, who has reportedly been detained for questioning in his home country.

Chinese movie star Fan Bingbing hit with huge tax evasion fines

Chinese movie star Fan Bingbing hit with huge tax evasion fines

China has ordered A-list movie star Fan Bingbing to pay about 884 million yuan ($129 million) in overdue taxes and fines, state news agency Xinhua said on Wednesday ...

Qatar hopes to do more LNG deals with China: Al-Kaabi

Qatar hopes to do more LNG deals with China: Al-Kaabi

Qatar hopes to do more LNG deals with China, said QP President & CEO Saad Sherida al-Kaabi.

Man who served in US Army Reserves accused of being agent for China

Man who served in US Army Reserves accused of being agent for China

A Chinese citizen was arrested in Chicago on Tuesday on charges that he covertly worked for a high-ranking Chinese intelligence official to help try to recruit engineers and scientists, including some who worked as US defense contractors, the Justice Department said.

Nepal restores $2.5bn hydropower plant contract to Chinese firm

Nepal restores $2.5bn hydropower plant contract to Chinese firm

Nepal’s new government has reversed its predecessor's decision and has asked China Gezhouba Group Corporation to build the nation’s biggest hydropower plant, an official said on Sunday, as it seeks to woo Chinese investment in its ailing infrastructure.

Russia warns US it is 'playing with fire' with sanctions

Russia warns US it is 'playing with fire' with sanctions

On Thursday, the United States expanded its sanctions war against Russia to China, for the first time announcing punitive measures against a Chinese military organisation for buying Russian fighter jets and missiles.

IMF warns tariffs could come at 'significant economic cost'

IMF warns tariffs could come at 'significant economic cost'

Worsening trade tensions and exchange of tariffs could cause ‘significant economic cost’ to the global economy, an International Monetary Fund spokesman warned Thursday.

China's subway expansion could help its steel sector

China's subway expansion could help its steel sector

A push to expand subway networks along with a drive to boost infrastructure investment are helping brighten the outlook for China's steel sector.