Shopping platforms owned by Amazon.com Inc will cater to Chinese shoppers online.
The device called "Microsoft Band" costs US$199 will be a fitness monitor.
HK's top-ranked civil servants are seeing a modest pay raise while wages for the bottom four tiers will remain unchanged.
China called on Japan to stop scrambling its jets against Chinese aircraft following a rise in the number of such operations.
China will widen its market for clearing services for bank card transactions, the State Council said.
The US welcomed China's growing role in trying to ensure Afghanistan's stability, saying its commitment was apparent.
Giants beat Royals 3-2 to win their third baseball World Series title.
A World Bank report ranked Hong Kong the world's No 3 on ease of doing business, a government spokesman said.
Canada's largest school district ended a planned partnership with China's government-funded Confucius Institute.