Tuesday, September 10, 2013
In designer-obsessed Hong Kong, keeping up appearances can be hard on the pocketbook. One company has an answer: cash-strapped shoppers can get money quickly by pawning their Gucci, Chanel, Hermes or Louis Vuitton luxury handbags.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
China's yuan has joined the ranks of the most traded currencies for the first time, underlining the growing might of the world's second-largest economy.
Chinese government bond futures rose on their debut Friday as authorities lifted an 18-year ban on the product as part of efforts to speed up economic reforms.
China's first authentic version of the giant Rubber Duck that has made a splash around the world and inspired fakes across the country made its debut Friday — but some complained that visitors had to pay to see it.
One of China's most popular microbloggers received a huge outpouring of sympathy Friday after announcing online that he has cancer.
Thursday, September 5, 2013
A 6-year-old Chinese boy who had his eyes gouged out by a woman believed to be his aunt may one day see again after a Hong Kong hospital offered him “electronic eyes.”
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Chinese state media increased the pressure on British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) over a bribery investigation Tuesday, accusing the firm of being responsible rather than individual employees.
Sunday, September 1, 2013
An ammonia leak from a cold storage unit at a food company in China's commercial hub of Shanghai killed 15 people on Saturday and sickened dozens, the city government said.
Saturday, August 31, 2013
About two dozen people on two flights were injured when their aircraft hit turbulence before landing at Hong Kong's airport on Friday morning.
Friday, August 30, 2013
The United States refused to back down Thursday in its support for democracy in Hong Kong after Beijing accused Washington's envoy to the city of meddling in China's internal affairs.