Breaking News

China In Eurasia Briefing: Beijing, Moscow, And A New Central Asia

Welcome back to the China In Eurasia briefing, an RFE/RL newsletter tracking China’s resurgent influence from Eastern Europe to Central Asia.I’m RFE/RL correspondent Reid Standish and here’s what I’m following right now.Violent unrest in Kazakhstan, coupled with a Russian-led military intervention to prop up Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev, the country’s embattled president, has already left its mark…

Uncertainty ahead for Xi’s China

Author: Kerry Brown, King’s College LondonIn 2021 China was, and in 2022 again will be, dominated by the domestic economy, relations with the United States, the COVID-19 pandemic and President Xi Jinping. Despite spectacular bounce-back growth in the first half of the year, China’s economy had slowed dramatically by year’s end. Worries centred on the…

Tesla China Sales Topped 70,000 In December

The China Passenger Car Association reported booming December electric vehicle sales on Tuesday, with record Tesla (TSLA) local deliveries. Tesla stock edged higher Tuesday, while China EV rivals rebounded solidly.XTesla China sales hit 70,847 in December, with only 245 vehicles exported. Typically, Tesla reports its highest local deliveries in the third month of the quarter,…