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With Joe Biden's victory in the US presidential election, China counts its potential losses and gains under a new administration

China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on October 8 that China has signed an agreement with the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) to join COVAX, an international program which according to Tedros Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), aims to supply the most extensive and optimized varieties of Covid-19 vaccines to the people who need them most in the world.

Caught between the technological rivalry between the US and China, the fate of TikTok, one of the fastest growing social media apps in the world, is in limbo

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Japan's new prime minister says he wants a stable relationship with China. But as the US escalates its offensive against China on all fronts, Tokyo may find it harder to walk its fine line

South Korea has reshuffled its top officials that deal with North Korea. But as the US has veto power over Seoul’s policy toward Pyongyang, it will achieve little in the foreseeable future

The Trump administration’s ban on TikTok comes as an ominous sign for the global expansion of Chinese mobile apps