China

Taiwan war games simulate invasion by China

Taiwan war games simulate invasion by...

May 26

TAIPEI — Taiwanese forces simulated an invasion by mainland China yesterday as part of live-fire military exercises against a backdrop of rising tensions with Beijing.

China’s addiction to debt threatening its growth

China’s addiction to debt threatening...

May 26

SHANGHAI — China has gone on a spending spree, borrowing money to build cities, create manufacturing giants and nurture financial markets — money that has helped drive the...

China slams US over warship off Mischief Reef

China slams US over warship off...

May 25

BEIJING/WASHINGTON — China on Thursday (May 25) fiercely rebuked the United States, after it sent a guided missile destroyer near a group of Chinese man-made islands in the...

China shuts some live streaming sites, punishes companies

China shuts some live streaming sites...

May 24

BEIJING — Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was...

Plane skids off Hong Kong runway in heavy rain

Plane skids off Hong Kong runway in...

May 24

HONG KONG — A plane veered off the runway at Hong Kong airport on Wednesday (May 24) after heavy rain lashed the area, forcing the temporary closure of the airstrip and delaying...

Taiwan court rules in favor of same-sex marriage, first in Asia

Taiwan court rules in favor of same...

May 24

TAIPEI - Taiwan's constitutional court declared on Wednesday that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, sparking celebration by...

Pragmatic Chinese women prefer to date men who earn two to three times as much as they do: Survey

Pragmatic Chinese women prefer to...

May 23

HONG KONG — Women in China still don’t hold up half the sky when it comes to dating, with most saying they want to date men who earn double or triple from what they do, a new...