Why China’s Xi doesn’t seem to like flying this year

Chinese President Xi Jinping flew into the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw on Friday, making his first overseas visit this year. The Chinese leader appears to have lost his penchant for long-haul, intercontinental travel and now prefers whistle-stop tours to China’s close neighbors such as Myanmar. Plans for his scheduled trips abroad in 2020 prepared by China’s Foreign Ministry suggest […]