Chinese Premier Li Keqiang called on Malaysia to continue its efforts to find flight MH370 and its passengers.
Alibaba Group's revenue rose 40% to $4.22 billion in the December quarter, missing the average analyst estimate of $4.45 bi...
China's Central Military Commission will widen anti-graft inspections of the country's armed forces.
The first officer was flying AirAsia Flight QZ8501 at the time of the accident, which kille...
The Cross-Strait Economic Cooperation Committee opened its 7th meeting to review the implem...
The State Council said in a circular that the rest of the country will be allowed to adopt ...
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The Policy Address unveiled a pilot scheme for existing tenants and those applicants who have passed the vetting process and are eligib...
Whichever way you look at Hong Kong’s current situation despite it being recognized as a world city, it is not a city at ease with itself.
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang called on Malaysia to continue to exert all efforts to find Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and its passengers.
A worker was killed in an accident at a Taiwan film lot during preparations for the shooting of a new Martin Scorsese movie.
Military exchanges will play a bigger role in China's diplomatic activities, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday.
Sustainable house recycles water, turns waste into gas for cooking.
Pole dancing is growing in popularity in China, where it's regarded as a good form of exercise with an image far removed from the sleazy activity associated with seedy nightclubs in the West.
It's 15 years since China first participated in UN peacekeeping missions, but despite the late start, the country is now a leading light.
A cleaner who scooped up HK$8,000 from a HK$15 million Christmas Eve cash spill has avoided jail after cooperating with police.
Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Raymond Tam Chi-yuen said chief executive candidates in elections after 2017 will likely be required to secure majority support from members of the Nominating Committee.
A giant poster has gone up at MTR Causeway Bay Station proclaiming “Happy shopping in Hong Kong with your Alipay wallet”.
Innovation has added strength to civilian security industry with the invention of an intelligent device hat can do much more than a surveillance camera at home or the office.
Tang Guangyan has reinvented the traditional women’s outfit, qipao, in a way that each piece is a moving canvas.
With the CE deciding to suspend a 12-year-old program that allowed millionaires from the mainland to run tax-free operations in HK, perhaps it’s time to review what went wrong.
Malaysia has declared the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 an "accident" and that all people on board are presumed dead.
The first officer was flying AirAsia Flight QZ8501 at the time of the accident, which killed all 162 people on board.
An audio recording, in English, says the Jordanians must present the prisoner at the Turkish border by sunset Thursday.
ROK and the United States on Wednesday held talks about DPRK's nuclear program and issues on the Korean Peninsula, Seoul's foreign ministry said.
Alibaba Group's quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' expectations, showing signs of a slowdown in the company's growth.
The State Council said in a circular that the rest of the country will be allowed to adopt 22 measures by June 30 at the latest.
China is seeking confirmation of Greece's new government about the privatization of Piraeus port, Greece's biggest port.
The opposition also blames Netanyahu for Israel's high cost of living and for deteriorating relations with the US.
Nguyen Nam owns an engineering services firm in Ho Chi Minh City that pays no taxes nor any salaries. The flip side is it earns no revenue either.
More than 420 people took part in the 34th Osaka International Women's Marathon on Jan. 25, and about 6,000 people ran the Osaka Half Marathon on the same day.
Andy Murray advanced to his fourth Australian Open final with a 6-7 (6), 6-0, 6-3, 7-5 semifinal win over Tomas Berdych Thursday.
Serena Williams weathered a barrage of big serves and heavy groundstrokes in the first set before beating 19-year-old Madison Keys 7-6 (5), 6-2 to set up an Australian Open final against Maria Sharapova.
S Korean swimming star Park Tae-hwan has hired a foreign attorney in preparation for his international doping hearing.
Maxim’s chairman has revamped the popular Hong Kong restaurant brand into a hugely successful collection of diverse dining outlets.
Overcoming the skeptics to build UAE's thriving Free Trade Zone was just a first step for intrepid leader who is now ready for a new challenge.
Malaysian enterpreneur survived numerous setbacks before finding success as a leading auto parts maker in Thailand.
The longest-serving foreign correspondent in China has not only covered 34 years of the country's economic and social reforms but also has figured, sometimes directly, in its news and spasms of change.
Lawyer Amal Clooney went before Europe's top human rights court Wednesday to argue against a man convicted of denying the 1915 Armenian genocide.
Feeling the sting of rejection? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the chance to "adopt" a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of that special ex-someone for Valentine's Day.
Singapore has fined a smoker S$19,800 ($15,000) for throwing cigarette butts out of his flat window, the highest ever such fine.
While experts point to car emissions for causing foul air, a Sichuan official has laid the blame on people making smoked bacon.
The Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2015 held on Jan 25 attracted more than 70,000 participants from all over the world. Other than mainstream runners, there was a dedicated contingent that rose to the wheelchair challenge. chinadailyasia.com finds out from a few how they did it.
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.
2014, the Year of the Horse in Chinese lunar calendar, has proved to be yet another successful year for Han Qin. Her application for a national scientific and technological cooperation project on research and development of Ru wares got approved.
Mainland outbound direct investment (ODI) is for the first time set to exceed inbound figures, underscoring a trend where the world’s second-biggest economy is poised to become a net outbound investment destination.
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.