• Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019
  • Last Update : 02:27 am
Hong Kong retailers forecast sharp drop...

Hong Kong retailers forecast sharp drop...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Millions have taken to the streets over the past month to protest a bill that would allow people to be...

Hong Kong leader condemns 'rioters'...

Hong Kong leader condemns 'rioters'...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 15 2019

Hong Kong has been rocked by more than a month of huge largely peaceful protests

After Taiwan buys arms, China holds...

After Taiwan buys arms, China holds...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 14 2019

China said it would impose sanctions on US firms involved in a deal to sell $2.2 billion worth of...

Hong Kong extradition protesters escalate...

Hong Kong extradition protesters escalate...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The police public affairs office did not have an immediate comment when asked about police actions against...

China to impose sanctions on US firms...

China to impose sanctions on US firms...

East Asia

Sat, Jul 13 2019

China views Taiwan as part of its territory and has vowed to one day seize it, by force if

Saudi Arabia, Pakistan among 37 states...

Saudi Arabia, Pakistan among 37 states...

East Asia

Sat, Jul 13 2019

As well as Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, the letter was signed by ambassadors from many African countries,...

Hong Kong protesters take aim at Chinese...

Hong Kong protesters take aim at Chinese...

East Asia

Sat, Jul 13 2019

The planned protest in Sheung Shui is the latest in a string of demonstrations that have roiled the former...

China police bust bitcoin miners for...

China police bust bitcoin miners for...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 12 2019

A decentralized virtual currency, bitcoin can be produced or 'mined' by banks of computers solving...

China says US should not play with fire...

China says US should not play with fire...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 12 2019

During a visit to Hungary, Wang said that no foreign force could stop the reunification of China and...

China's PLA signals it will keep Hong...

China's PLA signals it will keep Hong...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 9 2019

Protests and violence have continued since, including some activists smashing their way into the legislature...

China demands US cancel arms sale to...

China demands US cancel arms sale to...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 9 2019

The deal includes 108 M1A2T Abrams tanks, 250 Stinger portable anti-aircraft missiles, related equipment...

Japan pushes back against Seoul's calls...

Japan pushes back against Seoul's calls...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 9 2019

The dispute threatens to disrupt global supplies of South Korean memory chips, smartphones

Hong Kong leader says extradition bill...

Hong Kong leader says extradition bill...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 9 2019

The bill would allow people in Hong Kong to be sent to mainland China to face trial

South Korean follows parents in rare...

South Korean follows parents in rare...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 8 2019

Choe In-guk -- the son of former South Korean foreign minister Choe Dok-shin, landed in Pyongyang on...

Tajikistan probes poisoning deaths of...

Tajikistan probes poisoning deaths of...

World

Mon, Jul 8 2019

The incident happened on Sunday as more than a hundred prisoners, were being transferred in a convoy...

Fresh clashes in Hong Kong after huge...

Fresh clashes in Hong Kong after huge...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 8 2019

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam suspended the extradition bill after violent protests last...

Hong Kong protesters march on station...

Hong Kong protesters march on station...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 7 2019

Hong Kong has been rocked by a month of huge marches as well as a series of separate violent confrontations...

Hong Kong leader seeks meeting with...

Hong Kong leader seeks meeting with...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 5 2019

Beijing-backed Carrie Lam has suspended the bill but protesters are demanding a full withdrawal

China spotlights military drill amid...

China spotlights military drill amid...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 3 2019

Huge rallies have shaken the semi-autonomous territory since last month, sparked by opposition to a bill...

Japan, hit by torrential rains, orders...

Japan, hit by torrential rains, orders...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 3 2019

Another 310,000 residents of the island were advised to find shelter

Hong Kong grapples with protest aftermath...

Hong Kong grapples with protest aftermath...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 2 2019

On Monday - the 22nd anniversary of the city's handover to China - anger spilt over as groups of...