BEIJING (Reuters) - A Dutch artist opened what he calls the world's largest air purifier in Beijing on Thursday, beginning the first leg of a China tour to raise awareness of environmental problems.
According to Chinese media, Apple is launching its first research and development center in the country, located in long-time technology incubation area Zhongguancun Science Park, Beijing.
Starts: September 30, 2016 Watch live on the FINA YouTube Channel: Day 1 of the fourth event of the FINA/airweave Swimming World Cup 2016 in Beijing (China).
BEIJING (Reuters) - Japan is "playing with fire" with plans to step up activity in the contested South China Sea through joint training patrols with the United States, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, warning it would not sit watching from the sidelines.
BEIJING (Reuters) - In the shadow of one of China's top cancer hospitals in Beijing, a catacomb-like network of ramshackle brick buildings has become a home-from-home for hundreds of cancer patients and their families waiting for treatment.
President Rodrigo Duterte makes even more clear his interest in shifting commercial, and possibly military ties from Washington to Beijing
Infiniti stunned the automotive world in April when it rolled out the QX Sport Inspiration concept at the 2016 Beijing auto show. The concept combined flowing sculptural lines and strong, muscular proportions with Infiniti’s signature design cues, resulting in one impressive-looking SUV. On Thursday, Infiniti unveiled an updated version of...
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's state planner has punished hundreds of coal and steel companies by forcing them to close or cut output for violating environmental and safety regulations, the latest effort to crack down on the country's heavily polluting industries.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will cooperate with the United Nations Human Rights Council, a body it has had testy relations with over the years, and invite its representatives to visit the country as appropriate, the government said in a policy paper on Thursday.
Tensions between Singapore and Beijing over the South China Sea moved to a new front this week: a tabloid newspaper.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Rescuers have pulled 15 people alive from a landslide that slammed into a village in China's eastern Zhejiang province after a typhoon but 26 people are still missing, state media said on Thursday.
By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - The case of Dandong Hongxiang Industrial Development, a Chinese firm suspected of supporting North Korea's nuclear development program, is getting more complicated. It not only brought...Show More Summary
SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - A landslide slammed into a village in China’s eastern Zhejiang province on Wednesday, swallowing up dozens of houses and leaving 27 people missing, state media reported. Heavy typhoon rains caused the landslide...Show More Summary
In June 2016, 953 musicians from the Beijing Contemporary Music Academy in Tianjin, China set the Guinness World Record for the largest performing rock band in the world. The group was led by the famous singer/songwriter Cui Jian and was made up of 349 singers, 154 guitarists, 151 drummers, 101 bassists, 100 keyboard players and […]
Novak Djokovic withdraws from a tournament where he's never lost a match!
There are so many stories of poor plane passenger behaviour, that I now filter most out. This one from Beijing takes the cake! On the morning of September 14 at around 9.30, two passengers for flight CA1519 an Air China Beijing to Shanghai service, failed to board their aircraft by the boarding time. Show More Summary
Sept 28 (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic has been forced to withdraw from next week's China Open in Beijing because of an elbow injury.
As these photographs show, in jam-packed cities such as Mumbai, Beijing and Tokyo, hoards of people jostle for space in a relentless fight that, for many, has simply become a way of life.
SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - A landslide slammed into a village in China's eastern Zhejiang province on Wednesday and swallowed dozens of houses, with heavy casualties feared, state media reported.
In this photo by Mark Schiefelbein, participants in traditional dress stand near an oversized portrait of Confucius during a ceremony in Beijing to observe the 2,567th birth anniversary of the famed Chinese philosopher. Ceremonies were held across China on Wednesday, including in Confucius’ eastern hometown, Qufu. Show More Summary