Flights, buses and rail services were canceled and schools closed as Typhoon Kalmaegi made landfall in Hainan province.
The Commerce Ministry denied any connection between two straight months of decline in foreign direct investment in China...
For almost three decades, ornate floral displays have been a key feature of the festivities on Oct 1.
A team of 59 medical workers from China headed for Sierra Leone on Tuesday afternoon to help contain Ebola.
The United States announced on Tuesday that it would send 3,000 troops to help tackle the E...
President Xi Jinping arrived in Colombo Tuesday for the first state visit to Sri Lanka by a...
China stands ready to work with Sri Lanka to consolidate their strategic cooperative partne...
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has hailed Chinese President Xi Jinping's initiative...
The HKSAR Government will soon start new public consultations on the 2017 election of Chief Executive (CE) by universal suffrage.
Former British governor of Hong Kong Chris Patten has again demonstrated the art of telling a story his way.
The Asia-Pacific region is experiencing some profound changes, and its economies should be prepared for possible reshaping of economic ...
"An apple a day keeps the doctor away", is an English idiom that encourages people to eat fresh fruit and vegetables to stay healthy.
What is it about Hong Kong that brings out the very worst in the nature of the British — and has done so for almost two centuries?
Sri Lanka's hunger for infrastructure and new market growth points has attracted an increasing number of Chinese enterprises to invest money and resources over the past five years to ga...
Flights, buses and rail services were canceled and schools closed as a typhoon with wind gusts of up to 144 km/h made landf...
Austerity rules guiding National Day festivities in Beijing have had gardeners racking their brains to come up with appropriate floral dis...
The central government has chosen 62 locations across the country as experimental areas for new-style urbanization, pushing forward the gr...
Wild Asian elephants have been wreaking havoc in villages in Southwest China as their habitat is destroyed and they're forced to search for food.
Young Chinese entrepreneurs are tapping opportunities from the Internet to realize their world-changing dreams.
Workers hit by dust-related lung disease need more support.
Capital's subways and buses strain to serve its fast-growing population.
Hong Kong is less attractive to female finance professionals in comparison to Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States, as a survey shows that over half of women experts believe gender discrimination exists in the city’s financial industry, a phenomenon that could hurt Hong Kong’s competitiveness advantages.
Most people in Hong Kong had to endure longer queues and slower services on Tuesday, as life slowly returned to normal after Typhoon Kalmaegi left the city.
Enterprises are pessimistic about Hong Kong exports in the short term with exporter confidence in the major markets including the US, Japan and the mainland dropping slightly, Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) Director of Research Nicholas Kwan said at a Tuesday press conference.
The decision by the National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC) on the 2017 Chief Executive (CE) election by universal suffrage cannot be challenged, the top legislature’s chairman Zhang Dejiang stressed on Tuesday.
Environmentalists vow to continue the fight to preserve the Chinese white dolphins after the Advisory Council on the Environment endorsed, with conditions, the Environmental Impact Report on construction of the third runway at Hong Kong International Airport.
An overhaul of the Mandatory Provident Fund scheme is in the cards with the government aiming to launch core funds. But, MPF product providers and fund industry practitioners are skeptical at this stage that such funds alone can alleviate the system’s ‘high fee, low return’ stigma.
Thailand's prime minister said the country was not always as safe for foreign visitors as their homelands.
Japan's main opposition party announced its new leadership lineup in a move to revitalize the party in the spring's local election.
Turkey would welcome senior figures from Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood after they were asked to leave Qatar.
Officials said the US had taken the first step in its planned expanded fight against Islamic State militants.
The Commerce Ministry denied on Tuesday any connection between two straight months of decline in foreign direct investment in China and its anti-monopoly measures.
China upped its commitment to strengthen ties with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, seeking to bring bilateral relations into a new "diamond decade".
Alibaba Group's executive chairman Jack Ma showed up in Singapore for a roadshow in the city state for its IPO.
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has hailed Chinese President Xi Jinping's initiative of 21st Century Maritime Silk Road.
A one-quarter drop in local gold prices over the past year has shaken the confidence of Indians in the precious metal as a store of value and dented demand in the world's second-biggest buyer.
Days after a ceasefire was reached, Israel announced that 400 hectares west of Bethlehem was now "state land".
Steven Gerrard came to Liverpool's rescue once again in the Champions League, converting an injury-time penalty for a 2-1 victory over Ludogorets Razgrad on Tuesday in the English team's first game back among Europe's elite in five years.
Real Madrid started the defense of its Champions League crown with an emphatic 5-1 victory over Basel on Tuesday, while Liverpool celebrated its return to Europe's top club competition with a dramatic 2-1 win against Bulgarian side Ludogorets.
Dortmund' s Ciro Immobile and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wrap up a 2-0 victory over hapless Arsenal in Group D of UEFA Champions League on Tuesday.
Scion of prominent Malaysian political family set CIMB Group on track to become leading financial services firm in Asia.
Founder of luxury property business in Australia ensures her high-end Chinese clients are eased into their new environment.
The World Bank's chief economist from India is a strategic thinker who draws his inspiration from everyday situations.
The music publishers for American rapper Eminem filed a lawsuit Tuesday against New Zealand's ruling political party over the music it used in a campaign commercial.
Oscar-winning actor, director and producer George Clooney will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an honorary Golden Globe for his contribution to cinema, organizers of the event said on Monday.
The first "mobile phone sidewalk in China" has appeared at a scenic spot in Chongqing municipality.
The authors of a recent say the cities with the highest number of henpecked husbands are Shanghai, Chengdu in Sichuan province, Wuhan in Hubei province, and Chaozhou in Guangdong province.
A dethroned beauty queen from Myanmar said she won't return her crown until pageant organizers apologize for calling her a thief.
Can seldom choose the right drink? Don’t worry, perhaps this peek at the recently-concluded Hong Kong Bartender Tournament 2014 will give you a better idea of what to order and where.
It is too early to talk about standard working hour legislation, said chairman of the Standard Working Hours Committee Leong Che-hung.
More than 1 million people have signed up to support universal suffrage and oppose “Occupy Central”. Ng Chau-pei, organizer of the campaign, told Joseph Li this was a victory for common sense.
Experts split over whether the mainland’s growth pattern could be dictated by further packages to prop up the slowed economy
The government and the logistics sector need a long-term strategy for land, infrastructure, and policy, as well as industry talents development to support the local industry’s bid to transform into high value-added services providers.
Glamour Sales China, the pan Asian authorized luxury private sales company...