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New gas field to help meet domestic demand

(China Daily) Construction of China's first self-supporting deepwater gas field has started in order to further tap oil and gas resources in the South China Sea and meet huge domestic gas demand, according to China National Offshore Oil... Read more ...

Sinopsis and Jichang Lulu: United Nations with Chinese Characteristics

“The CCP has made it a major goal of its UN work to maximise its ‘discursive power’ at the organisation, seeking to redefine ‘human rights’ and get Xi Jinping’s pet initiatives institutionally endorsed by an international body.” This is one of the conclusions in a new report pu...

American Exit from U.N. Rights Council a “Crushing Victory” for China?

On Tuesday, the U.S. announced its withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council. Like its exit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and President Donald Trump’s recent meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the development has been seen as a victory for China, whose long-runnin...