Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of China's e-commerce giant Alibaba group, talks to (Thai media group) The Nation co-founder Suthichai Yoon about Thailand, and the anti-globalization trend, Chin's "negative" image as well as his retirement plan. here are excerpts from an exclusive interview conducted at Alibaba's HQ in Hangzhou, China.
Tourism in Kenting has been hit hard by cooling cross-strait ties, officials say.
Diplomacy would provide the best solution, so long as doors to talks remain open. War never occurs overnight, it takes time and its indicators are easily visible and can be acted upon.
Over a month ago, Indian troops crossed into China at the Sikkim section of the border between the two countries, instigating a standoff with Chinese troops. This is arguably the biggest crisis facing the two countries since the 1962 border war, since there is still no sign of the Indian troops ending their trespass into Chinese territory.
"The reports have been greatly exaggerated."
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has called on the Philippines and other South-East Asian countries to "say no" to non-regional forces that seek to intervene in disputes over the South China Sea.
Why they're angry, and why they're wrong.
Israel removes controversial metal detectors outside an entrance to Jerusalem's holiest site after a decision by the security cabinet to replace the cameras with other technologies.
Global luxury giant LVMH is embracing the digital age in China by providing online shopping services for its core brand Louis Vuitton.
Chinese tech heavyweights and startups alike are scrambling to answer the country's call for greater investment in core artificial intelligence technology, after the government rolled out a national plan seeking to lead the world in AI research and application.