China's largest C2C platform taobao.com said it will file a complaint against an official at a government watchdog.
The foreign ministers of China, India and Russia will meet in Beijing next week, following Barack Obama's visit to India.
HK banks’ profitability dived in 2014 on account of declining non-interest rate income, and the cost of liquidity could rise.
Oil consumption will see slower growth in China, with the falling global crude prices spurring energy sector reforms.
Charles Townes, who shared the 1964 Nobel Prize in Physics for invention of the laser has d...
The 2015 Index of Economic Freedom Report revealed that HK has topped the list for 21 yrs.
COSCO Group will continue to run two container terminals of Piraeus port in Greece.
The flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing carrying 239 passengers and crew went missing on Ma...
The announcement that Hong Kong has fallen sharply down the global ranking of livable cities comes as a shock to those that liv...
The crucial point about Hong Kong’s constitutional arrangements is that as a special administrative region (SAR) of the People’...
India may be pushed back against China once again.
Instead of giving a specific GDP target for Shanghai this year, the mayor said in his report to the city's People's Congress on Sunday ...
At long last, the performance assessment mechanisms for law enforcement agencies are to be adjusted.
Beijing will build three more incinerators this year to triple the daily capacity of dealing with mounting garbage.
Beijing authorities are trying to find a legislator who was building a basement illegally under his courtyard.
Political advisers of the Beijing committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference urged quicker and deeper reforms.
A regulation was issued prohibiting secretaries of Party officials from accompanying them to training programs and schools.
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.
It's 15 years since China first participated in UN peacekeeping missions, but despite the late start, the country is now a leading light.
Hong Kong banks’ profitability slowed down in 2014 on declining non-interest rate income, and a local banking expert has warned that the cost of liquidity is likely to rise on faster credit growth and a complex macro environment.
Cash-strapped ATV may face a fine for failing to pay an annual free-to-air license fee of HK$10 million and a temporary suspension of its license if the fee remains unpaid by March 18.
A giant poster has gone up at MTR Causeway Bay Station proclaiming “Happy shopping in Hong Kong with your Alipay wallet”.
Dozens of infrastructure and community projects may not come to fruition if opposition filibusters continue, Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury Ceajer Chan Ka-keung warned on Wednesday.
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.
Tang Guangyan has reinvented the traditional women’s outfit, qipao, in a way that each piece is a moving canvas.
With the CE deciding to suspend a 12-year-old program that allowed millionaires from the mainland to run tax-free operations in HK, perhaps it’s time to review what went wrong.
The audio recording, in English, says the Jordanians must present the prisoner at the Turkish border by sunset Thursday.
Thailand warned US against meddling in its political affairs on Wednesday, saying many Thais had been hurt by the remarks of a visiting US envoy.
Katrina Dawson, a 38-year-old lawyer was among 18 people taken hostage last month by a gunman.
The US, which hosts the United Nations, said in April that Iran's initial candidate, Hamid Abutalebi, was unacceptable.
Oil and gas consumption is expected to see slower growth in China this year, with the falling global crude prices providing an opportunity for more energy sector reforms, experts said on Wednesday.
China's largest consumer-to-consumer platform taobao.com said on Wednesday it will file a complaint against an official at a government watchdog.
Fed upgrades view on economy, says cheap oil benefits households; Oil prices fall on record high US inventories.
Nguyen Nam owns an engineering services firm in Ho Chi Minh City that pays no taxes nor any salaries. The flip side is it earns no revenue either.
More than 420 people took part in the 34th Osaka International Women's Marathon on Jan. 25, and about 6,000 people ran the Osaka Half Marathon on the same day.
Life for female journalists in Afghanistan has never been easy but not for Farahnaz, a 22-year- old news presenter of ATN News, in the Afghan capital Kabul.
Barcelona reach the Copa del Rey semi-finals with victory against nine-man Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon.
Novak Djokovic reached his 25th Grand Slam semifinal by beating No. 8 Milos Raonic at the Australian Open on Wednesday.
Kobe Bryant's season is officially over after having surgery to repair his torn right rotator cuff Wednesday.
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.
Malaysian enterpreneur survived numerous setbacks before finding success as a leading auto parts maker in Thailand.
Lawyer Amal Clooney went before Europe's top human rights court Wednesday to argue against a man convicted of denying the 1915 Armenian genocide.
China Central Television's Sping Festival Gala revealed its first ever official mascot on its Sina Weibo account on Wednesday.
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.