Protesters illegally blocking Mong Kok’s major east-west thoroughfare have been given 24 hours to pack up or risk arrest.
The Philippines' foreign ministry promised to reassess a ban on nine Hong Kong journalists from entering that country.
A HK judge has deemed a British banker charged with killing 2 Indonesian women fit to enter a plea after psychiatric tests.
A dating app for gay men has pulled in US$30 million in third-round financing, the founder, a former policeman, said.
A new study claims that Chinese professionals with good English have better career prospects.
An associate professor alegedly had sex with an international student & impregnated her.
China is ready to ease bank reserve ratio over deflation concerns, sources said.
The latest judicial tie-up between China and the US to nab economic fugitives is working well.
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A Philippine court convicted nine Chinese fishermen of "poaching and taking hundreds of endangered giant sea turtles" off Nansha Islands.
A former policeman who founded a dating app for gay men said he wanted to liberate fellow homosexuals across the world after the app pulle...
The Palace Museum in Beijing will waive the entry fee for certain Chinese residents, it announced Monday.
Changes to China's forestry management laws are helping to safeguard one of the world's best-loved animals, as Wang Qian reports.
Every 12 years, some Chinese couples are thrown into paroxysms of worry, fearing their child may be born in the Year of the Sheep.
The distinctive humor and worldview of people born after 1990 have been shaped by their easy relationship with social media and China's economic rise.
Hong Kong-based fund managers see attractive valuation and opportunities for Asia ex-Japan equities as the markets are driven by structural reforms and moderating economic growth.
In a further blow to the “Occupy Central” campaign, police said officers would assist court bailiffs and other authorized agents to clear the barricades on Argyle Street today (Tuesday).
Hong Kong’s first waste-charging scheme covering residents and businesses will charge tower block residents collectively while residents without private garbage collection will have to dispose of their trash in pre-paid designated bags.
The surprising interest rate cuts by the People’s Bank of China, the first in two years, has lifted the stock markets on the mainland and Hong Kong and depressed the renminbi exchange rate against the US dollar in Hong Kong’s offshore market.
Battered husbands may not be such a rarity as we tend to think. Ming Yeung turns the spotlight on the plight of men who often find it harder to deal with shame, guilt and isolation that physical assault invariably leads to.
Increased cooperation will mean getting wider access to markets throughout Asia
Having survived his battle with cancer, William Tang plans to go slow on his vocation and travel more instead.
Former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra has said that she could run for a parliamentary seat in 2016 if permitted by the junta.
A suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest in a crowd of spectators at a volleyball match in Paktika, killing 50.
Rescuers recovered 42 more bodies from the wreckage of a bus that plunged into a river in west Nepal raising the confirmed death toll to 47.
A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with the attempted murder of her newborn son who was allegedly abandoned in a roadside drain for five days.
China will become the world's largest renewable energy market by 2030 if it can double the ratio of such sources as solar and wind in the total energy mix to 26 percent.
China is ready to cut rates again, ease bank reserve ratio as leadership, central bank are concerned over deflation, sources said.
Asian stocks rose Monday after China's surprise interest rate cut as investors looked ahead to European inflation data due out this week and OPEC meeting to discuss oil production levels.
Japanese voters, puzzled as to why Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is calling an election now may shun a Dec. 14 election in record numbers.
Two Siberian tigers that wandered into China after being released by Russian President Vladimir Putin will help China's own captive animal program.
Afghan women are excluded from efforts to negotiate peace with the Taliban and hard-won rights could be bargained away unless more is done.
Chinese multi-Olympic and world swimming champion Sun Yang had failed a doping test and been banned for three months, China Anti-Doping Agency (CHINADA) told Xinhua on Monday.
Lionel Messi will chase yet another record when the Champions League returns on Tuesday from a three-week break.
Marc Gasol had 30 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 107-91 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday.
Nobel Peace Prize winner says his award shows that the world recognizes need to end child labor and deliver education for all.
One of Kazahkstan’s first generation of post-Soviet entrepreneurs is now dedicated to helping fellow businesswomen aim high.
Sydney-based scientist conducting pioneering research in China sees it as a way of repaying his country of birth.
China's Internet pop sensation the Chopsticks Brothers, whose viral hit Little Apple has been viewed more than 1 billion times on China's popular video websites, won the International Song Award at the 2014 American Music Awards on Sunday.
The Australian PM's threat to "shirtfront" Russia's president during an international summit this month has prompted a dictionary to broaden its definition of the word.
A hospital in eastern China is offering fathers-to-be a chance to experience the pain of childbirth.
A revival in the culture of barbering in Poland's capital is just one sign of how popular beards have become, with actors, athletes and hipsters leading the way.
The famous Harbin Ice Festival has come to Hong Kong! Make a trip to this sub-zero world with chinadailyasia.com.
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.
Huang Lai blurs the line between realistic and expressionistic painting traditions, investing his artworks with profound philosophical ideas.
China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative aims to bring economies from central Europe to Africa closer and create an once-in-a-decade opportunity for the logistics sector as well as traders in Hong Kong and the rest of Asia.
On the heels of Alibaba’s record $9.3-billion sales on “Singles Day” (Nov 11), reflecting the mega growth of e-commerce in China and the Asia-Pacific, air-cargo industry executives are candid about the need to embrace a new business model and ramp up service levels.