President Xi Jinping vowed to uphold socialism with Chinese characteristics and China's independent "path, theory and syste...
Kung fu movie superstar Jackie Chan apologized publicly on Wednesday evening on Sina Weibo for his son's involvement with d...
The notorious Chinese Internet celebrity Guo Meimei was formally put into custody on Wednesday for allegedly running casino...
The Hong Kong government has approved two grants from the Disaster Relief Fund totaling HK$9.38 million to two agencies for...
Manchester United landed a deal to sign defender Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon on Tuesda...
China rejected Philippine complaints about Chinese survey vessels operating in a gas-rich a...
The Red Cross Society of China has admitted renting its warehouse to a company to make mone...
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea called US Secretary of State John Kerry a wolf wi...
After obtaining 1.5 million signatures over the past month, the Anti-“Occupy Central” petition ended on Aug 17 impressively — m...
The situation in our public hospitals is dire. There are regular reports of medical mishaps resulting from procedures performed...
Following the path set out by Deng Xiaoping, the country must eliminate entrenched bureaucracy and over-concentration of power
Asia is poised to enter a historical sweet spot, with three of its most populous countries - China, India and Indonesia - led by strong...
In this year of sobering historical reminders, Aug 15 marks the 69th anniversary of Japan's announcement of surrender in World War II. ...
Guo Meimei formally put into custody on Wednesday for allegedly running casino, authorities confirmed.
Three people of the top management of a factory rocked by a deadly explosion in east China's Jiangsu province this month ha...
China rejected Philippine complaints about Chinese survey vessels operating in a gas-rich area in the South China Sea
Former NBA star Yao Ming announced on Tuesday that he will take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise money and improve awareness of ...
Initiative to attract private developers for uninhabited islands hits rough waters.
Four years on, residents of quake-hit Yushu are receiving support to recover from the disaster but more is needed.
Traditional print and its loyal followers suffer impact of decision by Beijing city authorities to remove newsstands amid changing Chinese media market.
The Hong Kong government has approved two grants from the Disaster Relief Fund totaling HK$9.38 million to two agencies for providing relief to earthquake victims in Yunnan province on the Chinese mainland.
All Hong Kong residents aged over 65 should be eligible for a monthly HK$3,000 pension under a proposed universal pension plan recommended by a research team commissioned by the government.
The Travel Industry Council has called on police to take a tough line against violent tour-bound visitors amidst an increase in assaults against guides.
Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index edged up to a new six-year closing high on Wednesday, underpinned by strong global markets and upbeat corporate earnings.
Private tutoring is big business in Hong Kong and on the mainland as parents bet heavily on their children’s education in a competitive world.
As Hong Kong people crave for a healthier lifestyle and shedding more pounds, fitness centers have mushroomed all over the city. Key industry players see the SAR as a growth hotspot for fitness but warn that smaller ones could get squeezed out in a tough contest.
In its latest personal attack on a prominent official from a rival country, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea has called US Secretary of State John Kerry a wolf with a "hideous lantern jaw".
Germany is prepared to supply weapons to the Kurds in northern Iraq, announced German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier jointly with German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday after a cabinet meeting in Berlin, German local media reported.
A man traveled from Thailand to Myanmar has been suspected of catching the deadly Ebola virus, Myanmar's Ministry of Information reported Wednesday.
At least 36 people, including several children, were killed in Japan on Wednesday when landslides slammed into Hiroshima.
Reports that the World Bank has cut its growth projection for the Philippines from 6.6 to 6.4 percent for 2014, and from 6.9 to 6.7 for 2015, have trained the spotlight on the country’s ability to sustain its impressive growth of the past few years.
There is a palpable sense of excitement at Zoo Negara Malaysia (National Zoo of Malaysia) these days. The Kuala Lumpur zoo is playing host to some very high level dignitaries — to be exact, a pair of giant pandas on loan from China under the panda diplomacy program.
Twelve Japanese auto parts suppliers have been fined about US$201 million after an investigation into price monopoly
China should end smartphone subsidies to overseas vendors and give more support to local brands, industry insiders said on Tuesday, as telecom carriers pledged to cut operating expenses and Apple Inc gets ready to debut its next-generation iPhone.
Asian stocks got a slight boost Wednesday from positive US economic figures that reinforced expectations of eventual Fed rate hikes and a stronger dollar, while European markets drifted lower ahead of Federal Reserve minutes.
Wildlife poachers, hindered by India's efforts to protect majestic endangered animals including tigers and rhinos, have begun to think smaller
Thirteen years ago, among the whirring looms of a garment factory in an eastern Pakistani city, a Muslim woman fell in love with a Christian co-worker.
A chorus of chirps filled the room as one of the Philippines' top crocodile breeders checked on his wards in an overcrowded "Noah's Ark" for one of the world's most endangered animals.
Serena Williams, Russian world No 6 Maria Sharapova and Li Na, together with Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are set to make the China Open the most star-studded in its 11-year history.
China defeated Belgium 3-1 (25-19, 25-27, 25-18, 25-15) in the opening match of the FIVB World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament held Wednesday in Tokyo's Ariake Coliseum.
Michael Phelps received an abrupt reminder of how challenging his return to international competition may be when he was asked whether he was good enough to even reach a final at the Pan Pacific Championships starting Thursday.
Sein-Way Tan is a modest man with a global ambition — to make cities environmentally sustainable and economically vibrant.
If necessity is the mother of invention, it may well be true that the inventor is someone else’s mother.
China's largest exporter of the seafood has overcome leagal challenges to make the most of overseas opportunities
These mini figures are popular among young Japanese women who often use them when composing pictures of their lunch.
"How to Train Your Dragon 2" soared to the top of the Chinese box office over its four-day mainland opening.
At her job, Maria Torero cares for sick human beings. At home, she lavishes love on slowly dying cats 175 of them at last count.
A China Eastern Airlines Corp passenger plane that had started its night-time descent into a Wuhan airport was forced to abort its landing after air traffic controllers had dozed off, an investigation report found.
Is it the Persian Gulf or the Arabian Gulf? Mount McKinley or Denali? Mumbai or Bombay?
A newly launched caravan campsite on Lantau Island offers those who like camping an alternative choice.
The central government is concerned about whether the implementation of ‘One Country, Two Systems’ is in line with the original design, Lau Siu-kai told Joseph Li.
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.
Beijing's determination to innovate is helping to transform it into a major high-tech center.
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...