Paul James with you on this Sunday, December 10, 2017.
Welcome to the Beijing Hour, coming to you live from the Chinese capital.
Coming up ....
Chinese President Xi Jinping putting out a new call for the promotion of 'big data' strategies.
Chinese authorities pressing for the adoption of the 'suspension for suspension' concept to ease tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
A Chinese company officially taking control of a major port in Sri Lanka.
Iraq's Prime Minister declaring his country free from the Islamic State.
In the second half of our program
We introduce you to an avid bird watcher, and detail a potential volcanic threat said to be brewing in Iceland.