Thursday, January 3, 2013
Macau's gambling revenue jumped 13.5 percent to a record US$38 billion in 2012, official figures showed Wednesday, despite the pace of growth in the world's largest gaming hub slowing from a year earlier.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong Tuesday, calling for the city's embattled leader to quit and demanding greater democracy 15 years after it returned to Chinese rule.
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
A man angered by a court ruling in the murder of his daughter rammed a car loaded with a gas tank and firecrackers into a group of middle schoolers, injuring 13 in the country's latest attack on students.
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
A minivan carrying 15 children to kindergarten plunged into a roadside pond in a rural area of eastern China on Monday, killing 11 children, state media and an official said.
A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist appeared in court on Monday and could face jail after he allegedly threw a T-shirt at Chinese President Hu Jintao's motorcade earlier this year.
Monday, December 24, 2012
A member of a radical Hong Kong political opposition party Sunday said he had been arrested six months after throwing a t-shirt at Chinese President Hu Jintao's motorcade.
Saturday, December 15, 2012
A man stabbed 22 primary school students in a knife attack in China on Friday, officials said, the latest in a series of assaults., 1 Comment
Thursday, December 13, 2012
The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday warned that Hong Kong could see an abrupt fall in property prices after years of dramatic increases in one of the world's most expensive housing markets.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Couples from Hong Kong and Singapore are flocking to tie the knot on 12/12/12, sparking a wedding boom on the century's last sequential dates seen as auspicious by some to guarantee a happy marriage.
A live crocodile has been found dumped in a fish tank at a Hong Kong garbage site, the second time in nine years that a croc has surfaced in the densely populated urban jungle.