Silk Road Economic Belt climbs up President Xi Jinping’s agenda

Silk Road Economic Belt: China’s President Xi Jinping  today pledged to  accelerate plans to resurrect the old…

Navoiazot gets $300m Eximbank loan for new PVC plant

Navoiazot: China’s Eximbank has agreed to provide the Government of Uzbekistan with a $300m loan for…

Dongfeng considers car assembly in Alabuga SEZ

Dongfeng Motor Corporation, one of China’s largest automotive companies, is looking at the possibility of assembling its…

Suifenhe investment in Russia on the rise

Suifenhe, the southeastern Chinese city on Russia’s border, is predicting that its investment in the Russian…

Amur cableway construction set to start next year

Amur cableway: Work on the cableway connecting Blagoveshchensk and Heihe across the Amur River is due to start in September…

Chinese food exports set to meet Russian demand

Chinese food exports: Beijing is ready to meet Moscow’s demand for fruits, vegetables and pickled products, according…

Zenith and Samsung expand Uzbek TV production

Zenith and Samsung expand Uzbek TV production: Zenith Electronics and South Korea’s  Samsung Electronics have joined force to increase…

Russian Asian realignment to continue – Medvedev

Russian Asian realignment: Russia will continue reorienting itself toward Asia, its Prime Minister told delegates at last…

Uzbekistan wind farm project scheduled for 2016

Uzbekistan wind farm: Uzbekenerg, Uzbekistan’s state-run energy company, has signed an MoU with China’s Xian Electric to…

China-Kazakhstan rail project moves up agenda

China-Kazakhstan rail project:  China is interested in building a railway line up to the Bakhty border crossing…

Russian aircraft production to grow to combat sanctions

Russian aircraft production: Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev today said that Russia must boost its domestic aircraft production…

Tajik-Chinese bilateral trade gets $3bn boost

Tajik-Chinese bilateral trade: Tajikistan and China have agreed to boost bilateral trade up to $3 billion after…

Beeline Uzbekistan launches 4G service for Tashkent

Beeline Uzbekistan, ultimately owned by Russia’s VimpelCom, has launched a 4G LTE network in Tashkent. China’s  Huawei Technologies…

Vietnam buys Sukhoi Superjets

Vietnam buys Sukhoi Superjets: Russia is to supply Vietnam Airlines and VietJet Air with Sukhoi Superjets, its  Deputy…

Rostec and Sinomach set up $10bn infrastructure JV

Rostec and Sinomach, China’s largest civil engineering company, have agreed to invest $10 bn in a venture specialising in infrastructure…

Rostec and Shenhua agree on coal and power projects

Rostec and Shenhua have agreed to invest $10bn in a series of electric power generation and…

Russia and Myanmar agree to treble trade

Russia and Myanmar have agreed to set up an intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation, Russia’s Minister…

Kyrgyzstan PPPs get $1m Japanese grant

Kyrgyzstan PPPs: Japan is to provide Kyrgyzstan with a $1m grant towards the  development of public…

Azerbaijan-EU trade hits $8.34bn

Azerbaijan-EU trade: Trade between the EU and Azerbaijan increased by 2.24% to reach $8.34bn between January…

China and Russia strengthen IT trade links

China and Russia strengthen IT trade links: As Russia’s relations with the West continue to deteriorate, the…

Azerbaijan broadband to be developed by China’s Huawei

Azerbaijan broadband: Azerbaijan has invited Huawei Technologies to get involved in the development of the country’s broadband…

Silk Road Economic Belt gets presidential approval

Silk Road Economic Belt: Uzbek President Islam Karimov and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping met this week…

Customs Union and India discuss Free Trade Zone

The Customs Union and India have been discussing the possibility of setting up a Free Trade Zone.…

Chinese fruit and veg market set up on Russian border

Chinese fruit and veg market: China has set up a wholesale fruit and vegetable market in…