Mainland China on Thursday announced new rules governing ridesharing services, making clear for the first time that they are now legal in a giant market where U.S.-based Uber is at loggerheads with local rival Didi Chuxing.
Face down in the dirt with an iron post impaling his rump, Chinese Olympic mascot Huanhuan has seen better days.
Cambodia's Tourism Ministry has unveiled a policy to encourage the sector to accept renminbi, or the yuan, as part of a drive to attract tourists from China, a local newspaper reported on Wednesday.
A new study of the world's top-earning 1 percent found that many more of them are from emerging economies than in previous decades, a trend largely driven by economic growth in China.
Xiaomi Corp unveiled its first laptop on Wednesday, in an effort to test the waters in the personal computer business as the Chinese smartphone vendor struggles with declining handset sales.
The niece of a prominent Tibetan religious leader has fled China and arrived in exile in northern India to reveal what her family says is the truth about the man's death in a Chinese prison.
The 14th ChinaJoy Expo kicked off on Thursday at the Shanghai New International Expo Center.
Twelve national joint-equity commercial banks announced on Thursday they will stop charging their clients service fees for interbank money transfers via electronic channels, such as Internet and mobile banking.
Dubbed the "milkshake murderer" for one of Hong Kong's most notorious crimes, American Nancy Kissel has lodged a fresh bid to reduce her life sentence for murdering her banker husband in 2003.
At 55, Irishman Willie Walsh can take some satisfaction over a career that began when he joined Irish state airline Aer Lingus as a trainee pilot straight out of high school at the tender age of 17.