The Sri Lankan government sought more investment despite a compensation claim from a Chinese company involved in a port project remaining unresolved.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 on the Richter scale jolted parts of Afghanistan, Pakistan and India, killing two and injuring 10 in Pakistan on Sunday.
A 7.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Afghanistan at 6:28 pm Sunday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
Pakistan sent condolences on Sunday to Indian leaders over the temple fire tragedy that has killed more than 100 people.
An earthquake jolted the Afghan capital of Kabul and surrounding areas on Sunday, triggering panic among the residents.
At least 110 people were killed and more than 350 others injured in a massive fire that broke out during a fireworks display at a temple in the southern Indian state of Kerala early Sunday morning, a senior police official said.
The leading property developer of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) unveiled on Sunday a plan to build the world's new highest building.
Over 80 people, including some policemen, were killed and 250 injured in a major fire caused by festive firework at the famous Puttingal Devi temple in Paravur, Kollam of the southern Indian state Kerala early Sunday morning, said police.
Heatwave in two southern states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh has killed at least 111 people, officials said Saturday.
Japan's attempt to stir up tension on the South China Sea during the Group of Seven (G7) foreign ministers' meeting starting on Sunday bears ulterior motives.
Both Sri Lanka and China are deepening reforms, in the process of which we see huge potential for cooperation, Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Saturday.
China and Sri Lanka on Saturday issued a joint statement to demonstrate their commitment to enhancing bilateral cooperation in various fields.