China is forcefully sending away a large number of Burmese migrant workers in the border city of Ruili as part of its draconian Covid-19 containment measures. Many are fearful to return to a country that's facing a worsening coronavirus situation and an ongoing civil war. CNN's Paula Hancocks speaks to several Burmese migrant workers about their desperation.
China Evergrande Group's main unit said on Wednesday that it would make a bond interest payment on Sept. 23, offering some relief to global markets on edge over a possible default by China's No. 2 property developer.
Beijing's relentless drive to transform itself into a global power places it in direct competition with the U.S. That has affected both nations' relations with regional powers, such as Russia and Turkey, and those effects will continue to ripple across Europe.