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Philippines’ Duterte says pointless discussing South China Sea row at summit

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said it was pointless discussing Beijing's contentious activities in the South China Sea at this week's summit of Southeast Asian leaders, and no one dared to pressure China anyway.

Philippines checks report of ‘harassment’ near China-controlled reef

The Philippines has ordered an inquiry into reports that "foreign vessels" near China's man-made islands harassed Filipino fishermen in the disputed South China Sea, the military chief said on Thursday.

China launches first cargo spacecraft as part of space station goal

China launched its first cargo spacecraft on Thursday, taking another step towards its goal of establishing a permanently manned space station by 2022.

Duterte cancels visit to disputed South China Sea island

Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte has canceled a planned visit to an island the Philippines claims in the disputed South China Sea, after Beijing warned him against the visit.

Trump drops China bashing during warm Xi summit

US President Donald Trump ditched his trademark anti-China bombast, hailing an "outstanding" relationship with counterpart Xi Jinping at the end of a superpower summit Friday overshadowed by events in Syria.

China’s President Xi Jinping arrives in Florida for Trump talks

Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived in Florida for a high-stakes summit with US President Donald Trump.