Exporters are finding things difficult with business costs swelling on the mainland and orders from global clients declining.
National People’s Congress Deputy & local lawmaker Michael Tien Puk-sun urged Hongkongers to abandon their radical stance.
China's total overseas direct investment is set to exceed foreign direct investment by the end of the year.
China is offering Beijing’s assistance to Moscow, as pessimism is spreading about the uncertainties of the Russian economy.
Dalian Wanda Group will probably open theme parks in the United States in future.
A Florida golfer may have made history as the oldest person to record a hole in one.
President Xi Jinping has underscored the importance of "One Country, Two Systems" policy.
A gunman who had posted anti-police statements on social media ambushed the officers.
On Dec 16, the Hong Kong government announced a10-year housing plan for the city, which calls for the construction of 480,000 u...
President Xi Jinping made special emphasis on “Love for the motherland and love for Macao have become a prevalent value in Maca...
Very few can imagine Prime Minister Shinzo Abe winning a single popularity contest anywhere in the neighborhood of East Asia.
The government move for greater focus on increased subsidized housing supply is a sensible one.
A retrial lasting more than three weeks finally acquitted a young man called Huugjilt of the rape and murder of a young woman, for whic...
Offenders who add inedible substances in foods will be put under detention from five days to 15 days, according to the bill.
China’s top diplomat is offering Beijing’s assistance to Moscow, as pessimism is spreading about the uncertainties of the R...
The former deputy head of the Guangzhou Municipal Health Bureau, Qiu Chunlei, was sentenced to 13 years in prison by the Guangzhou Interme...
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's just concluded three-nation tour in Asia and Europe achieved fruitful results in enhancing regional cooperation.
The winter solstice, which marks the shortest day and the longest night, is a time of celebration as the seasons change and winter begins to ebb.
As the market grows in China, a dedicated band of professionals are risking life and limb searching for extraterrestrial material in the deserts of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
Crew members' well-honed skills and exceptional courage cited for averting disaster.
National People’s Congress Deputy and local lawmaker, Michael Tien Puk-sun, advised the people of Hong Kong to abandon their radical narrative.
People will definitely become peace-loving citizens, good children at home, and responsible employees at work if they keep in mind that they should bring honor to their ancestors.”
Looking ahead into 2015, the Hong Kong export sector still faces a downside,Oswald Chan reports.
Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah, along with his senior aides in the government, urged the opposition members to set aside political differences.
Even as the HK govt is encouraging private medical facilities to be more upfront about fee schedules,sticking to packaged charging may not be a practical idea.
Gong Linna and her music-composer husband Lao Luo return to Hong Kong this weekend to perform Tante, a song without words that turned Gong into an overnight singing sensation.
With the economy slowing and an anti-graft drive sparking austerity measures, 2014 is said to have brought tough times for the wine sector in China. But for many it presented the best opportunity ever.
The DPRK warns of strikes against the White House, Pentagon and "the whole US mainland, that cesspool of terrorism".
An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.
Seoul prosecutors have launched an investigation of a leak of non-critical data at South Korea's nuclear power operator, the prosecutors' office said on Sunday.
DPRK on Saturday blasted South Korean authorities for disbanding a pro-DPRK opposition party and stripping its parliamentary seats.
China is poised to become a net capital exporter for the first time, with total overseas direct investment exceeding foreign direct investment by the end of the year.
Euro slips to 2-year lows vs. USD on divergent policy outlooks; Oil edges higher, takes a breather from recent rout.
In the dusty outskirts of Kathmandu, south of the Himalayan mountain range in Nepal that holds the world's highest peaks.
A fter the tsunami pounded Thailand's Andaman Sea coast a decade ago, the ethnic Moklen fishing communities fought off land grabs to rebuild their homes.
Only six of the 16 teams in the tournament that starts Jan. 9 in Melbourne are ending 2014 with the same coach they started the year with.
Liverpool dominated the game, creating a slew of chances like in the 3-0 loss to Manchester United last weekend, but lacked a cutting edge in the continued absence of injured striker Daniel Sturridge.
German riders dominated the seventh leg of the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping 2014/2015 Western European League at Olympia in London, on Sunday.
Former Brazil great Zico has revealed he has received an offer to remain coach of Indian Super League club FC Goa next year.
Sinologist draws on his experience as a diplomat, academic and Mandarin speaker to edit monumental work of Chinese biography.
Indonesian tycoon boosts enterpreneurship at home while steering family conglomerate toward a sustainable future.
Singaporean professor’s fascination with South Asia gives him deep insight into the wider region’s changing balance of power.
British musician Elton John on Sunday married his long-term partner David Furnish, converting their civil partnership after gay marriage allowed in Britain.
A famed soprano returns to her roots with Visitors on the Snow Mountains in an NCPA concert series next week.
A Toronto man who made headlines last month by offering a free round-the-world air ticket to a woman with the same name as his ex-girlfriend has found Ms. Right.
A Japanese lingerie maker is recalling more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
Only small fries with that? McDonald's in Japan has begun limiting the serving size of fries as stocks of spuds run short due to labor disruptions on the U.S. West Coast.
Tired of taking photos the ordinary way? You may now try to use crystal balls to enhance your photos. Chinadailyasia.com shows you how it works. A crystal ball photography workshop will be held at 2-3pm on 20-21 Dec and 25-26 Dec at Citygate Outlets, Tung Chung.
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.
China Daily Asia Pacific Executive Director Raymond Warhola has succeeded four-time Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA) Chairman David Smith at the helm of the Asia-wide publishing organization.
Medical professionals in Hong Kong recommend an increased emphasis on vocational training, employment flexibility, mindset changes, revamping the medical services provision model and increased use of technology as the major drivers to address the thorny issue of staff shortage in the industry.
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.