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China’s upcoming census will likely confirm trends of an aging population. If the demographic shift is not mitigated in coming years, China’s economy may face strain as it seeks to support a growing proportion of retirement-age individuals while holding a smaller pool of employment-age individuals.
China has continued island construction in the Spratly Islands, according to new satellite images.
Western sanctions over eroding human rights in China have led Beijing and Moscow into closer partnership.