China’s rust-belt region has a new hope for revival: North Korea / SCMP
“China’s rust-belt region, which has been plagued by an inefficient state economy and exodus of talent, is now pinning its hopes on a new factor to help its revival: North Korea.”
China set to allow North Korea’s state airline to fly between Xian and Pyongyang, report says / Reuters via SCMP
“China will allow North Korea’s Air Koryo to offer flights between Xian and Pyongyang from next month, a local newspaper reported, citing the Chinese city’s tourism authority.”
North Korea, China leaders agree to boost 'strategic, tactical' cooperation: KCNA / ReutersZTE
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to assess espionage threat of ZTE at urging of senator / SCMP
A US senator asked Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to address whether his department believes that the Chinese telecoms giant ZTE poses an espionage threat to the United States.
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