New Chinese Ambassador: Double Israel Trade within Decade

Rivlin welcomes newly appointed ambassadors from China, New Zealand and Burkina Faso, strengthening international ties.Ari Yashar, 4/30/2015, 6:51 PM

US and China Gear Up for Space Combat

US commander warns China is building capabilities for crippling satellite warfare, details US weapons bringing fight past the stratosphere.Ari Yashar, 4/26/2015, 4:31 PM

China Warns: US is Wrong, North Korea Has a Wide Nuclear Arsenal

Concerned Chinese allies of N. Korea tells US it has 20 nukes - 40 by next year - as it continues to share technology with Iran.Ari Yashar, 4/24/2015, 10:04 AM

Israel Joins Asian Bank, Over US Objections

Israeli application to new Chinese bank shows its recognition of Asia's growing role in global economy - at U.S. expense?Hillel Fendel, 4/17/2015, 1:19 PM

Israel's Newest Ally in Asia - Taiwan

Taiwan follows Japan's footsteps to choose Israel as its first partner in key R&D agreement, as Israel solidifies Asia coalition.Ari Yashar, 4/16/2015, 8:31 PM

Neo-Nazis Attack Tourists in Mongolia

Mongolian President condemns attack on Chinese tourists in Khentii after photos surface on social media.Tova Dvorin, 4/5/2015, 9:56 AM

US Admiral: China 'Muscling Us Out' of Key Region

China is creating a “great wall of sand” in the South China Sea in an attempt to take it over, an American admiral said this week.Yaakov Levi, 4/2/2015, 1:46 AM

Will New Chinese Multinational Bank Restructure Asia?

China gets 50 countries - including top Western states - on board in new development bank, with US and Japan firmly opposing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2015, 11:53 AM

Israel's Gift to Asia: Water and Cybersecurity

As Israel increasingly looks eastward, 2 delegations with China, South Korea signify how European trade becoming increasingly passé.Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 5:36 PM

China Accuses US of Being a 'Kibitzer'

China makes surprising use of Yiddish in criticizing US for meddling in its South China Sea territorial grabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2015, 7:04 PM

Rivlin Tells Ambassadors 'Israel is Turning to the East'

Rivlin hosts 20 ambassadors to Asian nations, stresses 'connection with Asia more important than ever to Israel.'Ari Yashar, 3/13/2015, 9:26 AM

ISIS Goes East: 300 Chinese Join Jihad Via Malaysia

Chinese vice-minister meets Malaysia minister to ask for cooperation confronting threat of returning Uyghur Muslim minority terrorists.Ari Yashar, 1/23/2015, 11:28 AM

Israel Passes Japan Alliance Plan, Asian Coalition Takes Shape

Comprehensive plan involving many ministries to solidify Israeli ties with Japan, as PM unveils alliance policy with Japan-China-India.Ari Yashar, 1/6/2015, 4:04 PM

35 Killed in Shanghai Stampede on New Year's Eve

35 people were killed and 43 injured during a stampede in Shanghai's Chenyi square, where thousands had gathered to usher in 2015.Cynthia Blank, 1/1/2015, 9:00 AM

China to Hold Free Trade Agreement Talks with Israel

Chinese officials say talks on important trade agreement to start next year, as Israel-China alliance continues to blossom.Ari Yashar, 12/31/2014, 9:00 AM

China Sends its 'Panda Diplomacy' to Israel

China set to send giant pandas to Haifa Zoo in a meaningful gesture used by the Asian superpower to seal ties with allies.Ari Yashar, 12/3/2014, 9:19 AM

Bennett Signs Chinese 'Water City' Agreement

Economy Minister in Shaoguan promotes Israeli business in Chinese market, says he misses Israel.Hillel Fendel, 11/27/2014, 9:51 PM

Bennett in China to Help Build 'City of Water'

Israeli companies hold a pilot for water technology in Chinese city, as Economics Minister urges Israelis to enter Chinese market.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/24/2014, 10:57 AM

Iran Using Chinese Bank to Transfer Money to its Elite Force

New intelligence report reveals Iran has been using a Chinese bank to transfer funds to companies linked with its elite Quds Force.Ben Ariel, 11/19/2014, 3:16 AM

China to Double Investment in Iran

Iranian minister says China to raise infrastructure project funding from $25 billion to $52 billion despite western sanctions.Ari Yashar, 11/17/2014, 12:00 PM

Thoughts on the New Jewish Museum in Warsaw

Westerners often split the world between capitalism and socialism, somehow missing the fact the real difference is between freedom and oppression. Prof. George Jochnowitz, 11/8/2014, 10:17 PM

Hebrew Univ. Students Represents Israel on Chinese Game Show

Lechao Tang, a 24-year-old student at Hebrew University, returned home to China to participate in the TV show "Who's Still Standing."Cynthia Blank, 10/26/2014, 12:38 PM

Israel's Elbit Lands $85 Million Asian Defense Contract

Unnamed Asian country - likely China or South Korea - signs deal with Elbit to upgrade F-5 fighter jets as Israel's Asia ties deepen.Ari Yashar, 10/22/2014, 10:12 AM

Hong Kong Demands Democracy on China's National Day

Protests that have been forcibly oppressed continue, as residents oppose Beijing decision to determine who can lead local government.Ari Yashar, 10/1/2014, 10:40 AM

PA Asks China to Press Israel to Free Terrorists

PLO unity government PM meets Chinese envoy, calls for condemnation of rescue mission and pressure to free jailed terrorists.Ari Yashar, 6/20/2014, 10:32 AM

Watch: Man Catches Baby Falling from Window

A man in south China saved a baby’s life by successfully catching him as he was falling from a second-story window., 5/25/2014, 5:28 AM

Shifting Allies? Landmark Plan Approved Advancing China Ties

Ministerial Committee headed by PM passes comprehensive plan to boost China exports, strengthen cooperation in many fields.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 5/21/2014, 8:36 AM

Chinese Vice Premier Launches Academic Bridge in Jerusalem

Vice Premier helps unveil new Confucius Institute at Hebrew University, highlights deepening diplomatic and cultural ties.Ari Yashar, 5/20/2014, 11:03 PM

China Urged to Allow Jews Access to Synagogue Services

Amid Jewish revival in China, US House Majority Leader to advocate for religious freedom during state visit.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2014, 10:43 AM

A New 'Popular Revolution' In China?

Mob reportedly beats to death at least four police, after they kill a man with a hammer for photographing them abusing a woman.Ari Yashar, 4/24/2014, 11:00 PM

Watch A Chinese Jew's Heartfelt Passover Song

Ram, the cantor of China's renewed ancient Jewish community of Kaifeng, sings of redemption.Ari Yashar, 4/3/2014, 9:59 PM

Iran Behind 2013 Global Death Penalty Increase

Report finds execution up 15% last year due to Iran's heavy-handed killing, despite general trend against execution.Ari Yashar, 3/27/2014, 11:53 AM

Ukrainian Defense Minister Fired Over Crimea Crisis

As concerns over other annexations snowball, Kiev chooses to oust military official.Tova Dvorin, 3/26/2014, 2:09 PM

Authorities Baffled at Malaysian Airplane Disappearance

No debris, fake passports, anxious relatives. Crisis deepens as investigation into disappeared flight leads nowhere.Tova Dvorin, 3/10/2014, 3:59 PM

Netanyahu Advances China Alliance in Davos

In meeting with Chinese FM at World Economic Forum, Netanyahu urges cooperation. China has held 5 joint committees in last month on Israel.Ari Yashar, 1/24/2014, 2:07 PM

'Nuclear Bomb Necessary to Put Down Israel'

Iranian cleric and lawmaker reveals that Iran 'needs' a nuclear weapon to 'wipe Israel off the map'; also reveals US 'need' for Iran deal.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 1:13 AM

Chinese Helicopters to the Rescue of Iced-In Antarctic Ship

Passengers on a ship that has been stuck in Antarctic ice are being evacuated by Chinese helicopters, officials said Thursday.David Lev, 1/2/2014, 1:08 PM

Israel Seeks to Challenge US Limits on Defense Exports to China

Sources reveal PM's office, Foreign Ministry and defense industry exporters trying to loosen restrictions on defense exports to China.Ari Yashar, 12/31/2013, 8:29 PM

'Operation Haifa' Set to Bring Mass Chinese Invasion

Chinese tourists set to flood Israeli port city, as some 200,000 workers and their families take advantage of low-cost vacation packages.David Lev, 12/26/2013, 4:04 PM

Report: US Furious at Israel Equipment Transfer to China

Top Israeli defense official allegedly resigns over transfer approval for military equipment move to China; US fears Chinese sale to Iran.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2013, 11:10 AM

Liberman with 'New Ally', China's Foreign Minister

Strengthening bilateral ties, including increased airline service and business growth, discussed in Chinese minister's visit.Ari Yashar, 12/19/2013, 9:12 PM

In Jerusalem, Israel and China Seek to Strengthen Ties

At meeting with PM Netanyahu, Foreign Minister Wang Yi expresses hopes for economic collaboration, political understanding.Tova Dvorin, 12/18/2013, 10:34 PM

US Family Accuses Israeli Gov't of 'Sabotaging' Terror Lawsuit

Lawyers push US court to reject Israeli gov't pulling of key witness in Bank of China suit, seek justice for Daniel Wultz, killed 2006.Ari Yashar, 12/17/2013, 4:20 PM

S. Korea to Expand Its Own 'Zone' During Biden's Visit

Responding to China's 'air zone,' S. Korea to expand its own 'zone' escalating standoff. US expert: 'chance of conflict highest ever.'Ari Yashar, 12/4/2013, 8:46 AM

Biden Flies to Japan as China 'Zone' Standoff Heats Up

Japanese Defense Minister and British Naval Chief of Staff vow unity on escalating standoff with China.Ari Yashar, 12/2/2013, 10:20 AM

US-Japan Wargames Amid China 'Zone' Standoff

Massive naval exercise in region of China's new 'air defense' zone, as Japanese, Chinese, US and S. Korean planes face off in airspace.Ari Yashar, 11/28/2013, 8:04 PM

US Bombers Challenge China's 'Air-Defense Zone'

Two B-52 bombers fly through China's new 'air-defense zone'; area includes sensitive disputed island chain controlled by Japan.Ari Yashar, 11/26/2013, 10:39 PM

Ariel: Chinese Workers Could Help Solve Housing Crisis

Housing Minister Uri Ariel said that Israel would once again admit large numbers of Chinese building workers - if China were willing.David Lev, 11/21/2013, 3:29 PM

China: 11 Killed in Police-Islamist Clashes

In another example of Islamist clashes with foreign police forces across the globe, Xinjiang assailants attempt to attack police station.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2013, 11:08 AM

Israel Blocks Victim From Testifying in Bank of China Suit

In another blow to bereaved families, PM prevents key witness testimony in case claiming China assisted in suicide bombings.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2013, 9:25 AM

Saudi Arabia, Russia and China Elected to UNHRC

Irony: Countries with questionable human rights records win seats on none other than the UN Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, 11/13/2013, 5:43 AM

Typhoon Reaches Vietnam; 13 Killed, 600K Displaced

Fatal typhoon Heiyan reaches Vietnam Monday, after killing up to 10K in Philippines; 13 dead, 600K displaced or missing.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2013, 9:20 PM

Chinese Family Seeks Owner of Books Hidden During Holocaust

Former Jewish refugee in Shanghai left the books with Lin Daozhi 70 years ago. Now he wants to fulfil his vow to return them.Arutz Sheva, 10/17/2013, 11:06 AM

Here Comes the Hornet?

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China: 'UN Report on Syria Not Impartial'

Despite a UN report indicating the Syrian regime was behind a deadly sarin gas attack China says it is not ready to accept the findings.Arutz Sheva, 9/17/2013, 4:15 PM

French and Chinese Foreign Ministers Hail Syria Deal

Both countries hail Syrian agreement to hand over chemical weapons stockpile as a "significant development."Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/15/2013, 11:52 AM

China Ammonia Leak Kills 15 in Shanghai

A deadly chemical leak at a cold storage facility in Shanghai has killed 15 and injured 26, say Chinese official reports.Kochava Rozenbaum, 9/1/2013, 8:02 AM