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New cases of HIV rise in Eastern Europe, decline in the...

Since the start of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s, more than 77 million people worldwide have become infected with HIV.

China is forced to reconsider its route into eastern Europe

Beijing’s efforts to make inroads in eastern Europe are being hindered by what nations see as failed promises on money materialising and the strings attached to investments.

World’s top pork supplier shuts China slaughterhouse to contain deadly swine...

The discovery of infected pigs in Zhengzhou city, in central Henan province, about 1,000 kilometres from the first case ever reported in China, has stirred animal health experts' fears of fresh outbreaks.

China eyes expanded business ties with Eastern Europe amid EU concerns

China has promised billions for development projects in the region as part of its Belt and Road strategy to carve out new export markets, but these deals are coming under greater scrutiny.

New EU-wide tests to tackle ‘food apartheid’

Recent comparisons of food samples showed that major Western brands use cheaper ingredients in products sold in Eastern Europe as compared to those sold in Western Europe.

Don’t mention the war: Ukraine off the agenda at EU summit

The EU's summit with six Eastern European countries is not likely to make major headway in bringing these countries closer to the EU.