The fund has an estimated capital of around US$50b & aims to improve resource allocation and raise the efficiency of SOEs.
Hong Kong's results will dip, though, compared to the previous year, according to global audit and advisory firm Deloitte.
The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.7% while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.8% to sink to 2,980.43 points.
For 3-plus years, the PLA has focused on training, drills & reform to hone combat strength.
The supply-demand mismatch in China's coal industry has not seen a substantial change despi...
The Chinese investment mogul behind a vetoed US$285 million bid said he had "given up".
Russian aircraft will monitor US compliance with the Open Skies Treaty.
Good lawyers have the personal attributes which are essential to effective and efficient LegCo members.
Moves by China and ASEAN to deepen ties will enhance trust and help maintain stability in the South China Sea.
Let’s stop blaming the government and political leaders, stop scolding rival parties and the party heads, or complaining about this uns...
The SAR, as a small region with no natural resources, has always excelled in the quality of its human capital.
With such extreme elements lining up to take their seats in the new LegCo, the question on everyone’s lips now is how things will play ...
Malpur is a village typical of many small rural communities in Nepal. Most people live off the land - there are few amenities yet there is no shortage of smartphones.
The dramatic karst scenery of Yangshuo is a climber’s paradise, and provides the perfect location to learn the crag-clinging skills!
Leung discusses slowing upward social mobility, the newly elected Legislative Council and his chances for a second term.
President Xi termed PLA Rocket Force as a core of strategic deterrence, a buttress to China's position as a major power.
Over the past three-plus years, the military's training, military drills and reform have all targeted honing combat strength.
The Chinese Air Force sent more than 40 aircraft to the West Pacific, via the Miyako Strait, for a routine drill.
Most were 12- to 15-year-old Chinese students and their adult chaperones.
A government-sponsored facility provides psychiatric patients with opportunities to reintegrate into society.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang witnessed the inking of 14 cooperation agreements.
Plastic cards are slowly melting as internet-based lenders roll out red-hot online products for e-shoppers.
Hong Kong is expected to remain the world’s largest initial public offering (IPO) market in 2016, but its results will dip compared to the previous year, according to global audit and advisory firm Deloitte.
The previous waiting time was two years. Some 400 patients are on the waiting list now for cornea transplant.
The Hang Seng index fell 1.6% to 23,317.92 points, while the China Enterprises Index lost 1.7% to 9,629.35.
Veteran legislator hopes new lawmakers will not over-politicalize every issue in their term.
Despite its small size, Hong Kong ranks third in the world and first in Asia as a target for cybercrime.
This weekend, immerse yourself in the world of moving images for 2 days and 2 nights at the Event Space of the Hong Kong Observation Wheel in Central.
The percussion act STOMP, which makes music out of the most unlikely objects of everyday use, arrives in Macao tonight.
The Philippines president unveiled plan to open up airline, telecommunications and shipping industries to the two countries.
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe outlined an extra set of stimulus measures to help the economic recovery and spur more consumer and corporate spending.
The instruction destroys Ahmadinejad’s chances of getting a wider backing for a presidential campaign.
Pokemon Go is a huge success due to its mix of familiar characters and new way to play, but its staying power is unknown
Asia’s mobile game industry is booming but the business is fiercely competitive and success unpredictable.
The fund has an estimated capital of 350 billion yuan (around US$50 billion) and will mainly invest in programs including scientific innovation, international operations and asset restructuring.
The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.7 percent, to 3,220.28, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.8 percent to 2,980.43 points.
Global shares were mostly lower Monday as market attention turned from central bank policies to the US presidential race ahead of a highly anticipated debate.
150,700 refugees and asylum-seekers in Malaysia live in the shadows of the society, barred from working officially or receiving formal education.
Singapore was the top scorer on global health-related indicators alongside Iceland and Sweden in a report.
It is hard to remember a time when momos were not ubiquitously popular in Kathmandu.
FIFA says its anti-racism work complete despite ongoing concerns about discriminatory behavior at matches in 2018 World Cup host Russia.
Russian police are getting ready for Tottenham's game against CSKA Moscow on Tuesday in the Champions League.
Defending champion Guangzhou Evergrand ended two winning streak after a 0-0 draw with Shanghai SIPG in the 2016 Chinese Super League.
Indian economist, forecaster and best-selling author has a reputation for taking on, and sometimes tearing down, the prevailing view.
Inspired by the draped form of the sari, Indian designer turned passion for fashion into international acclaim.
Asian specialist believes Perth, Western Australia, is a great location for a regional policy center.
A stage production combines the masterpieces of Shakespeare and ancient Chinese playwright Tang Xianzu.
Over 60 dogs chased waves during the 8th Surf City Surf Dog competition at Huntington Beach near Los Angeles.
The Ig Nobels is the annual spoof prizes for quirky scientific achievement.
A baby koala in Australia has found solace cuddling a fluffy toy marsupial in the absence of his mother as he recovers from the trauma of her death.
World-class office building attracts industry big names and morphs into new financial hub.
In China’s developing smart economy, you can go out without a wallet but not your cell phone.