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As Hong Kong police prepare to clear the main protest encampment in Admiralty on Thursday, thousands turned out to witness the final hours at the site.
Security flaws on Alibaba Group's international marketplace exposed merchants and shoppers on the website to critical risks, an Israeli research firm said Wednesday, while the Chinese e-commerce giant responded that it has fixed the problem.
On my press card and official documents, I am Dai Bo, but it never really felt right. In Chinese, the name is nonsensical. Dai literally means “wears”; Bo is an honorific like Mr. or Sir. So, “Mr. Clothes”? “The Clothes Horse”? Me, who shops for suits once a decade?
The giant trucks pumping concrete in Hudson Yards, New York’s biggest real-estate project in a generation, are being financed by an unlikely source: about 1,200 Chinese families in search of U.S. visas.
China’s consumer and factory level inflation figures came in weaker than expected in November, with the consumer price index (CPI) up only 1.4% year-on-year for its slowest gain in five years and down from 1.6% in October. Here’s the take on the numbers from the economists.
The day's China news in pictures: The world's only panda triplets join their mother at a park, soldiers sing during celebrations in Macau, an inventor drives his home-made mini-vehicle and more.
China’s notoriously volatile stock market dived 5.4% Tuesday, its biggest fall since 2009, with bonds and the currency moving sharply lower too. Here are 5 reasons why.
Wealthy Chinese, who have been snapping up luxury apartments in Tokyo this year, are turning their attention to another Japanese product: rice cookers.
As Chinese stock and bond markets wilted on Tuesday, the business corners of China’s social media lit up.
Chinese stocks, currency and corporate bond markets all slid steeply on Tuesday after the government announced new moves to control risk in the country's debt-laden economy.
Chinese prices for ivory tusks – known locally as white gold – have jumped in recent years, according to a new report.
As China’s popular dating app Momo prepares for an initial public offering in the U.S. on Thursday, a second Chinese relationship service – also called Momo – is saying it was Momo first.
If you’re going to blast China’s army for not giving its troops the best tools for their trade, you better get your facts straight. That’s the essence of a blistering riposte from the Chinese military’s official newspaper, after a local report criticized perceived shortcomings in equipment issued to soldiers in the People’s Liberation Army.
British entrepreneur and ex-military man Mark Kitto co-founded the popular “that’s” magazine franchise in China in 1998. The English-language magazine, which publishes local editions in Shanghai, Guangzhou and Beijing, made Mr. Kitto a small-time media mogul before the business was seized by the government in 2004. Now Mr. Show More Summary
China’s war on corruption, which last week claimed its most prominent target, is driven by Xi Jinping’s destroyer-in-chief as a necessary prelude to economic rebuilding.
The day's China news in pictures: people play in the ice and snow, an 18-ton inkstone is displayed, a tourist takes photos at a Hong Kong protest site and more.
The bribery trial of two billionaire brothers and Hong Kong’s former No. 2 official will soon go to the jury, in a case that would have transfixed this city in more normal times.
In the past two years, Chinese investors have bought stakes in New York’s most valuable office tower, one of its largest development projects and the country’s most expensive hotel ever sold. Next on the list: Manhattan’s newest skyscraper.
Zuckerberg appears to be reading up on China’s Communist Party.
Beijing’s announcement late Friday night that its powerful former domestic security chief had been dismissed from the Communist Party and arrested wasn't surprising, but the way it was announced and explained was.