Many Chinese families of passengers on MH370 demand that Malaysian officials retract their statement that all aboard died.
The head of China's commerce regulator met with Alibaba's chairman Ma Yun to exchange views on efforts to fight fake products.
China asked other countries not to "create dissension" among countries and "create tension" in the South China Sea area.
A new regulation on home-based old-age care stipulates that children are obliged to support their aged parents.
China's schools are warned to maintain political integrity and never let textbooks promotin...
China intends to markedly boost cloud computing capacity by 2017, developing an Internet po...
The Chinese mainland holds 33.76 million more males than females, with the sex ratio standi...
Fiscal revenue growth was 1.6 percentage points lower than that for 2013.
The Hong Kong government should proceed with caution in its future plans to reform and control the city’s major financial insti...
The announcement that Hong Kong has fallen sharply down the global ranking of livable cities comes as a shock to those that liv...
Be honest with yourself when you answer this question, because in the truest sense of the word your very life might be at stake: How ma...
The Policy Address unveiled a pilot scheme for existing tenants and those applicants who have passed the vetting process and are eligib...
Whichever way you look at Hong Kong’s current situation despite it being recognized as a world city, it is not a city at ease with itself.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and French Prime Minister Manuel Valls pledged to boost "strategic" cooperation between the two countries.
Universities are warned to maintain political integrity and never let textbooks promoting western values appear in classes.
A newborn baby died after being dragged for meters by its attached umbilical cord while the mother was being pushed in a wheelchair by a n...
China on Friday asked other countries not to "create dissension" among countries and "create tension" in the South China Sea area.
The Chinese mainland holds 33.76 million more males than females, with the sex ratio standing at 115.88 to 100.
Sustainable house recycles water, turns waste into gas for cooking.
Pole dancing is growing in popularity in China, where it's regarded as a good form of exercise with an image far removed from the sleazy activity associated with seedy nightclubs in the West.
Hong Kong is undergoing the most serious flu epidemic in the recent four to five years as 81 patients had died from the disease during the first four weeks of this flu season.
A recyclables trader who hopped out of a cab to take part in an accidental armored car windfall before speeding away was sentenced to five months in jail Friday.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.4 percent, to 24,507.05, while the China Enterprises Index lost 0.1 percent, to 11,720.10 points.
The Shatin Magistrates' Court on Friday adjourned a hearing on unpaid wages of Asia Television to Feb 13.
After a gloomy 2014, Macao gaming revenue has yet to hit the jackpot but analysts believe fortunes will turn.
James Shea arrives in HK at a time when universities are beginning to appreciate the model of the writer as academic. Chitralekha Basu met the poet in the lead-up to the launch of his new book, The Lost Novel.
Innovation has added strength to civilian security industry with the invention of an intelligent device hat can do much more than a surveillance camera at home or the office.
Israel's government issued tenders to build 450 new housing units in Jewish settlements in the Palestinian West Bank.
Sixteen percent of respondents cited Park's lack of communications with the public as a main reason for negative assessment.
At least 20 people were killed and over 40 others injured after a blast hit a Shiite mosque in Shikarpur.
Families of a Japanese journalist and Jordanian military pilot remained in limbo Friday, a day after the purported deadline.
The head of China's commerce regulator met with Alibaba's chairman Ma Yun to exchange opinions on joint efforts to fight fake products.
Russia's central bank has cut a key interest rate, which it had hiked in previous months to support the ruble, in order to help the economy.
Growth was down by 4.3 percentage points compared to 2012, and 1.6 percentage points lower than that for 2013.
For decades Afghans have fed into Pakistan to escape war and upheaval,but in recent months the tide has reversed.
Despite pledges by Thailand's military junta to combat human trafficking, the volunteers say the influx of illegal migrants is growing.
The opposition also blames Netanyahu for Israel's high cost of living and for deteriorating relations with the US.
Novak Djokovic beat defending champion Stan Wawrinka 7-6 (1), 3-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 to reach his fifth Australian Open final.
Serena Williams has won her last 15 straight encounters with Maria Sharapova - one of the longest winning streaks between two players in women's tennis.
The new 5-yr arrangement will deliver an expanded number of live games, original programming and highlights beginning July 1.
One man’s bold vision revived a vermicelli enterprise and turned it into China’s largest exporter of the product.
Maxim’s chairman has revamped the popular Hong Kong restaurant brand into a hugely successful collection of diverse dining outlets.
Overcoming the skeptics to build UAE's thriving Free Trade Zone was just a first step for intrepid leader who is now ready for a new challenge.
Recent interest in politically influenced operas from an earlier era has spawned new forms of art.
The impending rise of the Swiss franc has not caused a rush among Chinese to buy luxury watches, Sun Yuanqing reports.
Feeling the sting of rejection? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the chance to "adopt" a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of that special ex-someone for Valentine's Day.
Singapore has fined a smoker S$19,800 ($15,000) for throwing cigarette butts out of his flat window, the highest ever such fine.
While experts point to car emissions for causing foul air, a Sichuan official has laid the blame on people making smoked bacon.
The Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2015 held on Jan 25 attracted more than 70,000 participants from all over the world. Other than mainstream runners, there was a dedicated contingent that rose to the wheelchair challenge. chinadailyasia.com finds out from a few how they did it.
Nelson Chow, who wrote the latest retirement protection report, believes the introduction of a universal pension scheme will improve the government’s popularity, Joseph Li writes
It is too early to talk about standard working hour legislation, said chairman of the Standard Working Hours Committee Leong Che-hung.
2014, the Year of the Horse in Chinese lunar calendar, has proved to be yet another successful year for Han Qin. Her application for a national scientific and technological cooperation project on research and development of Ru wares got approved.
Mainland outbound direct investment (ODI) is for the first time set to exceed inbound figures, underscoring a trend where the world’s second-biggest economy is poised to become a net outbound investment destination.
The importance of Qianhai Cooperation Zone lies not only in its pilot role of spearheading financial innovation, but also in its key role in correcting the misalignment of the country’s economic structure, said Edward Chen Kwan-yiu, president of the Qianhai Institute for Innovative Research.