Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Women in China who are exposed to pollution from cook stoves and highways face a greater risk of high blood pressure, researchers said Monday.
The head of the Chinese government agency investigating Microsoft for alleged monopoly actions said Tuesday the probe includes the way the U.S. technology giant distributes its media player and browser.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Free-wheeling and business-oriented, the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou is a long way from Beijing physically, culturally and linguistically — and hackles have been raised by reports Communist authorities are demanding local television drop Cantonese in favor of Mandarin.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was welcomed by his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Monday as Africa's longest-ruling leader seeks more Chinese investment in his nation's stagnant economy.
The top committee of China's rubber-stamp legislature opened a session Monday that will discuss issues including the election method for Hong Kong's chief executive, according to state media reports.
China's state-run media warned Washington on Monday that Beijing could treat its surveillance flights as an “act of hostility,” after accusations a Chinese fighter jet flew dangerously close to a U.S. military aircraft.
Esmod Guangzhou, a franchise of French fashion design school Esmod, aims to stress hands-on ability and style creativity in the capital of Guangdong province, which produces more than 20 percent of all the garments made in China.
Monday, August 25, 2014
China has executed eight people for “terrorist attacks,” including three it described as “masterminding” a suicide car crash in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 2013, state media announced.
Four people were arrested as police shut down voting facilities in Macau on Sunday after activists ignored strong objections from Beijing and held an unofficial referendum on electoral reform, the event organizer said.
Chinese police briefly detained two organizers of an independent film festival that was shut down on its opening day, an associate said Sunday, amid a clampdown on free expression.