The IMF said the yuan "met all existing criteria" to be included with the US dollar, euro, Japanese yen and the British pound.
China's Public Security Minister Guo Shengkun is in Washington and will meet the US Secretary of Homeland Security.
On the other hand, China's non-manufacturing activity improved in November, signifying the service sector's stronger role.
A model emerging for 'win-win' global governance, President Xi tells world leaders.
China has already announced a plan to boost its energy intensity.
The Airbus A320 crashed into the Java Sea on Dec 28, 2014, on its way to S'pore from Surabaya.
The deal would nix tariffs on US$42b of Seoul's imports & on US$73b in its exports to China.
Ho Lok-sang makes a strong case that the Hong Kong government should be spending much more than it currently does in order to i...
The proposed changes to the existing law, which citizens should embrace without hesitation, are timely given the sharp rise in ...
The question should be why the woman's breast-feeding her baby bothered it so much.
It will take strenuous endeavors by all parties to make sure the Paris gathering will not be remembered as another lost chance.
The international community is actively promoting a new governance system to cope with climate change - a challenge to humankind as a w...
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived for a state visit to Zimbabwe aimed at further cementing the traditional friendship.
China's Public Security Minister Guo Shengkun is in Washington and will meet US Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson.
At the meeting, six resolutions were adopted on practical media cooperation among BRICS countries.
In the eyes of Chinese fans, Kobe is perhaps the world's best player and successor of legend Michael Jordan.
Public transportation authorities in Paris decided to upgrade traditional streetlamps at the 300 metro and 66 railway stations with greener and brighter LED ones.
Moutai aims to expand its overseas market by an annual rate of 15% in the next 5 years, said Yuan Renguo, director of the Moutai board.
The Hang Seng Index rose 1.8%, to 22,381.35, while the China Enterprises Index gained 1.6% to 9,947.94 points.
The collection of minors' personal information by websites and apps put them at risk, the privacy watchdog said.
Paris topped the best student cities ranking among 75 cities worldwide in the study by Britain based Quacquarelli Symonds.
A motion to halt work on Hong Kong's third runway was voted down at a Legislative Council subcommittee meeting.
The Education Bureau’s e-learning project launched in 2011-12 has revolutionized traditional paradigms of classroom teaching.
Finally the city’s much-cherished dream of having a robust startup ecosystem is beginning to materialize.
In the lead-up to the city’s biggest live music festival, local musicians share their worries about the future of the live music scene in HK with Agnes Lu.
Indonesian investigators said that crew action caused a loss of control and the stalling of an AirAsia passenger jet that crashed into the Java Sea last year.
Turkish prime minister said Turkey won’t apologize to Russia for shooting down a warplane operating over Syria.
A US Marine has been found guilty of killing a transgender Filipino after discovering her gender in a hotel in the Philippines last year.
Japan aims to take more than 300 whales in its "scientific whaling" programme before the hunt ends next year.
China's central bank nixed concerns over yuan depreciation after the currency's inclusion in the IMF's Special Drawing Rights basket.
On the other hand, the country's non-manufacturing activity improved in November, signifying the service sector's stronger role.
Asian shares edged up as investors awaited Chinese factory surveys later.
Factory activity deteriorated across much of Asia in November,as policymakers braced for an expected rise in US interest rates.
Ignorance and fear surrounding the HIV virus which causes AIDS are among the many challenges that will face Myanmar's new government.
Crumbling houses. Vehicles overgrown by vegetation. Dusty kitchen utensils. A cassette recorder caked with volcanic ash.
The first ever day-night Test drew a positive response from fans who took a CA-supplied survey at the Adelaide Oval.
Barcelona forward Neymar said that he is not thinking about football's Ballon d' Or award for which he is a final nominee.
Gonzalo Higuain scored twice in a 2-1 win over 10-man Inter Milan on Monday to provide a big boost for Napoli's title chances.
Cofounder of Asia News Network formed the media group to ensure region’s views are heard in a multipolar world.
Chief of Tourism Australia looks to ‘high-yielding’ travelers and China’s expanding middle-class to drive visitor numbers.
Father of hybrid rice in the Philippines pioneers new seeds to reduce dependency on imports and transform lives of farmers.
The Chinese University of Hong Kong is showcasing 40 exquisite pieces of jade artwork of Mughal style at the university's art museum from Nov 27 to Feb 28.
Tokyo kept its crown as the Michelin guide's dining capital of the world for the ninth straight year.
Estimated average wedding expenditure per couple surveyed touched HK$313,933 — a whopping 17-percent jump from 2011.
Players of the world champion team helped serve food and retrieve trays when air hostesses were busy attending an ailing passenger.
Adam Lambert may have been a hit on American Idol but 13,000 Singaporeans have signed an online petition trying to get him booted off the stage.
A gallery of experts spoke at the 2015 Corporate Finance Summit hosted by BOCOM HK Branch in Shenzhen.
Hong Kong will have a key role in Belt and Road, provided it acts fast and grabs the opportunities before others do, say panelists at the China Daily Asia Leadership Roundtable.