Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged a harsh strike against military corruption as the People's Liberation Army...
The Chinese economy is expected to grow about 7.5% this year and implementation of reforms would ansure a balanced growth
European regulators are preparing what could be a stern challenge to Google Inc's mobile software business in the coming mo...
Hong Kong property developers posted a strong rebound in first-half earnings as robust end-user demand propelled sales whil...
China said a leading pro-government Muslim cleric in northwest China's Xinjiang was murdere...
China shares finished their best month since 2012 with banks and mining companies leading i...
China's regional economies enjoyed a revival in growth in the second quarter, data from pro...
The owner of the KFC and Pizza Hut restaurant chains said Thursday a food safety scandal in...
Recently certain financial and academic institutions have simultaneously revised their forecasts for Hong Kong’s economic perfo...
Last week the Education Bureau announced that from the next academic year, under the Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Profes...
In this vision, nominally there will be no rural hukou and urban hukou, and both rural and urban dwellers will be registered as residents.
Globalization must be an especially complex phenomenon and challenging task for China, an ancient nation with rich and weighty tradition.
For months, as his relatives and former underlings were caught up in the anti-graft dragnet one after another, the fate of Zhou Yongkan...
Eighty Chinese nationals were reportedly among the dozens of people to be evacuated from Libya by a Greek navy frigate
The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) and Armed Police fully support the decision to investigate Zhou Yongkang, the la...
Police have shot dead two suspects and captured another for killing imam of the Id Kah Mosque in northwest China's Xinjiang
Chinese police have seized almost 12 tonnes of yoghurt candy tainted with melamine, state media said on Thursday
A homosexual Chinese man is suing a psychological clinic for carrying out electric shocks intended to turn him straight
Giant pandas born overseas learn to adapt back in China, reports Huang Zhiling in Dujiangyan, Sichuan province.
Calls are growing for Japan to take full responsibility for its 'comfort women' sex crimes during the war, report He Na and Zhang Lei.
Hong Kong's graftbusters have dropped an investigation into Chief Executive Leung Chun-wing which was sparked by allegations of bribery to back his bid for the city's leadership in 2012
The Alliance for Peace and Democracy will kick off an online platform for its petition against the "Occupy Central" campaign on Saturday
China and Hong Kong shares posted their best monthly performance since 2012 on Thursday, though gains for the day were capped by weakness in a few Chinese heavyweight companies
Lopsided representations by employers may skew views into setting up standard working hours in Hong Kong according to a public consultation committee.
Public square dancing has spilled over into Hong Kong from the mainland, arousing some passion from the local community. But, it has also triggered disquiet among residents who detest the loud noise generated. Hua Yang writes.
At a time when college education is increasingly seen as a stepping stone to a secure and profit-oriented career, Hang Seng Management College is keen to broaden the horizons of its students. Lin Jing talks to Simon Ho Shun-man, the institution’s new president.
Thursday's move gives the military the ability to substantially widen its 23-day-old Gaza offensive.
Australia's prime minister and foreign minister on Thursday sent mixed messages on whether Russia was frustrating retrieval efforts
An international team of investigators on Thursday managed to reach the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 for the first time since it was brought down by a missile two weeks ago
Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Wednesday defended his call to cut costs by relocating some venues for the 2020 Olympics
Hong Kong property developers posted a strong rebound in first-half earnings as robust end-user demand propelled sales while home prices hovered near record highs
Sports equipment maker Adidas lowered its full-year profit target on Thursday, citing among other things increasing risk in the Russian market amid mounting political tensions over Ukraine.
A researcher warns USB devices such as mice, keyboards and thumb-drives can be used to hack into personal computers in a potential new class of attacks
India is home to one of the world's biggest chemical industries and a major source of key meth ingredients ephedrine, pseudoephedrine
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...
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.
Showing no sign of the back injury that knocked him out of the World Cup, Neymar says he is feeling better and looking forward to the start of the Spanish season with Barcelona
Matt Kemp singled in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning and Zack Greinke struck out a season-high 13 batters as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday for their season-best fifth straight victory.
Japan's Kei Nishikori won his opening match on the pre-US Open hard-court circuit, beating Sam Querrey of the United States 6-4, 5-7, 6-4 Wednesday in the second round of the Citi Open.
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
To celebrate this Saturday's Qixi Festival, known as Chinese Valentine's Day, big screens in China will offer a gift for audiences: a touching romance epic.
When Transformers 4 screened in China, audiences were surprised - and often cynical - when they saw Chinese brand products embedded in the movie along with Chinese faces and landmarks.
Australian budget airline Jetstar apologised after a crew member told passengers to flush away "anything you shouldn't have".
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."
Traditional Chinese joss papers have always been associated with the deceased and apparitions, Auyeung Ping Chi is trying to add an altogether different dimension to them.
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.