Thursday, December 5, 2013
A Biblically named restaurant in China where patrons can pay whatever they want — or nothing at all — has shown that while loving your neighbor may be laudable, it is a risky business model.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
A high-speed ferry traveling from Hong Kong to Macau collided with an “unidentified object” Friday, injuring 87 people and raising new concerns over maritime safety a year after a ferry crash claimed 39 lives.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Campaigners accused Beijing of stifling democracy in Hong Kong Friday after a senior mainland official said any future leader of the city must not challenge China.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Amnesty International on Thursday condemned the “slavery-like” conditions faced by thousands of Indonesian women who work in Hong Kong as domestic staff, accusing authorities of “inexcusable” inaction.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Hong Kong and Shanghai shares jumped on Monday after China last week unveiled details of a reform drive that includes giving private firms a greater role in the economy.
Friday, November 15, 2013
As the greatest urbanization drive in history swells China's cities with ranks of identikit apartment blocks, one culinary businessman is indulging his architectural appetite with a visual feast of extravagant, outlandish castles.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Activists were barred Wednesday from leaving Hong Kong waters on what they called a “fishing” boat trip to disputed islands, more than a year after sailing to another contested chain to assert China's sovereignty.
Friday, November 1, 2013
A 10-year-old Chinese boy jumped 30 floors to his death after failing to write a self-criticism letter demanded by his teacher, state media reported Thursday.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
A Chinese Communist Party official has been suspended after running up unpaid bills of US$115,000 at a specialty pigs' feet restaurant, reports said Monday.
Local authorities in Shanghai have denied that a petitioner was beaten to death by local police over a property dispute.