China, which once processed much of the world's scrap, has slashed imports of "foreign garbage." What can the US do to step up recycling at home?
The debate on sanctions on Zimbabwe has been lost in the southern African region and on the continent.
No matter who forms government after the next election, managing Australia's relationship with China will continue to be a major challenge, and vitally important in a region remaking itself.
At her birth in 1901 she was registered with the name 'girlie', not really a name at all. But from this assigned anonymity, Hsieh Hsüeh-hung became a courageous and tenacious revolutionary.
A recent executive order from President Trump won't do much to help the US stay ahead of Chinese innovation and investment in AI.
Chinese users have started posting sensitive materials, like documents of sexual assault, on the blockchain. But the government has taken its own steps to crack down on this practice.
A small country surrounded by giants such as China, Russia and the United States, Vietnam long ago learned to work with its neighbours and assert its independence.
China has reneged on past promises it has made to the US. With the deadline for a deal fast approaching, the solution may lie in learning from a global organization the president hates: the WTO.
Bill Shorten said party political structures were perhaps more vulnerable than government institutions - and progressive parties particularly so.
Another case involving an even more egregious violation of international law by China against Canada languishes largely forgotten.
Huseyin Celil, a Canadian citizen, has been in jail since 2006.
China is keen to invest in Indonesia's infrastructure. But before signing any new, Indonesia must be certain that new physical infrastructures financed with debt will not be in vain
The Uyghurs are a Muslim minority group living China's Xinjiang region. It is now estimated over one million Uyghurs have been arrested and imprisoned in China's vast network of "re-education" camps.
The World Bank needs to change as part of rethinking the current world order, and giving rising powers and developing countries a meaningful voice.
International standards ban publication of research that involves any biological material from executed prisoners, that lacks human research ethics committee approval and that lacks consent of donors.
A Cold War era treaty helped dismantle more than 2,500 missiles between the US and Russia.
A long tradition of casting blame abroad for economic woes.
Asian countries have become a dumping ground for the plastic waste from wealthy countries.
The private space race is about to take another great leap as Israel sends a private lander to the moon.
The famous British nanny is already a hit in China – an official release of the sequel would be perfect.
Since China stopped accepting Australia's recyclable plastic, the majority of exported plastic waste is now going to developing nations in South East Asia.