Analysts say Chinese stocks might have entered a bull market after the biggest one-day gain in 10 months on Monday...
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying is confident a 2-month window for a second round of consultations will be a sufficient gauge
Claims that genetically modified rice not approved for sale in China being supplied illegally in a few provinces have trigg...
Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for...
Auditors will keep a close eye on officials in three key areas of accountability: governmen...
A Spanish judge on Monday rejected a prosecutor's request to drop charges of tax fraud agai...
Delays in issuing US visas are likely to persist as the computer problems causing them pers...
The estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Donald Sterling can proceed with the re...
Services on the MTR Corporation’s (MTRC) Kwun Tong Line were delayed last Wednesday morning.
The idea of a core fund, which the Mandatory Provident Fund Authority (MPFA) proposed recently, is to provide an alternative to...
Most countries engage in a degree of corporate spying; however, boundaries should be put in place
The scandal will also make a difference to the amending of the Food Safety Law, which is being reviewed by lawmakers of the Standing Co...
Last week's agreement by the five BRICS member states to establish a development bank along with a currency reserve pool, they called t...
Los Angeles Police have arrested two men and two juveniles in connection with the murder of a 24-year-old Chinese graduate student.
Chinese authorities have vowed zero tolerance and harsh punishment for rule-violating sales and growing of genetically modi...
Delays in issuing visas for the United States are likely to persist as the computer problems causing them have not yet been resolved, Nola...
Auditors nationwide will keep a close eye on officials in three key areas of accountability: government debt, natural resources and implem...
A scandal involving a university professor’s alleged sexual harassment of a student is refueling debate over abuse on Chinese campuses, report Sun Li and Hu Meidong in Xiamen, Fujian province.
Ancient temple riding a wave of global interest in its style of kung fu, report Hou Liqiang and Qi Xin in Dengfeng, Henan province.
Chinese peacekeepers work the ground as part of the country's increasingly important role in UN peacekeeping efforts, report Zhang Yan and Wang Qian.
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying is confident a two-month window for a second round of consultations will be sufficient to gauge various opinions on political reform.
Five major business chambers on Monday urged political activists to re-think their role in the “Occupy Central” campaign because of it could cause potential damage to Hong Kong’s economy.
China shares hovered near the year's highs on Tuesday while Hong Kong's key index edged up from its best close in more than 3-1/2 years on spillover from improving views of the Chinese economy.
The city’s food chiefs have accused McDonald’s of not entirely cooperating with a probe launched in the wake of revelations that the global fast food giant allegedly sold adulterated meat in Hong Kong.
Mobile technology leader Cherrypicks’ entry into the mainland market marks a new phase in the company’s development of the apps industry. But Hong Kong IT companies will have to tread a careful path in embracing a brand new business model on the mainland.
The government is going all out to upgrade Hong Kong’s vocational education system to balance job skills in the market. But the deep-rooted cultural prejudice against vocational education is not likely to go away.
Israel has committed "genocide" in Gaza Strip, Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said here on Tuesday.
In another sign of deteriorating relations between the United States and Russia, the US government said on Monday that Moscow had violated the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces treaty
The driver of the South Korean businessman wanted over the sinking of a ferry that killed more than 300 people in April turned himself in on Tuesday
Israeli jets struck three sites in Gaza on Monday after a rocket was launched at Israel, the military said, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory at the start of a major Muslim holiday.
Analysts say Chinese stocks might have entered a bull market after the biggest one-day gain in 10 months on Monday sent the benchmark to its highest level this year.
Amid a serious meat shortage following the recent food safety scandal involving supplier Shanghai Husi, international fast-food chains in China may still have to source locally, though their peers in Japan have shifted to Thai meat producers, an industry expert said.
Asian shares touched fresh three-year highs on Tuesday as investors in the region drew encouragement from a rally in Chinese markets, though caution was warranted given the torrent of U.S. economic news still to come this week
Salman Khaled has lived through Baghdad's sectarian disintegration; with Iraq now splintering into Shiite, Sunni Arab and Kurdish regions, he says this time the survival of the country is at stake.
The enduring popularity of "little tiger" as a snack to accompany a beer in Vietnam means that cat owners live in constant fear of animal snatchers, despite an official ban.
Insular state has systematic policy to nurture 'cyber warriors'
The estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Donald Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the NBA team despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday, in a likely coda to a case of lingering racism in American sports.
In Usain Bolt's absence, training partner Kemar Bailey-Cole collected the first individual gold of his career by winning the 100 meters at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.
A Spanish judge on Monday rejected a prosecutor's request to drop charges of tax fraud against Lionel Messi and ordered the investigation into three cases of suspected unpaid taxes to proceed.
Indian property mogul has built a fortune creating industrial space for technology firms in Bangalore
Hard work helped serge pun escape turbulent childhood to become a tycoon instrumental in nation’s development
Chinese designer who cofounded Asia’s biggest crowdfunding platform in Australia is taking the popular concept to China
Lady Gaga is a bonafide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop.
Recycled materials allow fashionistas to stay on-trend while being mindful of the environment. Tiffany Tan chats with Miss Earth China 2013 about a Shanghai-based fashion brand that is making bikinis from recycled plastic bottles.
Argentina's last captive polar bear will remain in the country despite a petition by more than a half million people asking that it be moved to Canada
Cyclists traversing Johannesburg in Nelson Mandela's honor wore T-shirts with one of his many inspiring quotations, along with a glaring typographical error in the word "freedom."
A dramatic video of a sea plane just missing a surfacing humpback whale as it came in to land in Alaska has become a hit online, and the man who shot it says it was blind luck.
The Consulate General of India in Hong Kong and Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) have jointly organized Bharatanatyamto performance to reach out to Hong Kong people.
In the opinion of William Yu, chief executive of World Green Organisation, emissions from power generation in Hong Kong are under strict control, while most polluting emissions come from the vehicles.
Hong Kong is taking a unique path to democracy and should not copy foreign models of democratic development, Lau Siu-kai, vice-president of the Chinese Association of Hong Kong and Macao Studies, said on Thursday.
Football has the charm that makes the world crazy. After a breathtaking World Cup, the June round of China Daily’s College Photo Contest, “Crazy Football”, has concluded. Among works submitted by university students from all around China, Breakthrough, by Liu Zheng of Guangxi University Of Foreign Languages, won the first prize. Two second and five third prizes were also awarded.