• Thursday
  • October 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:41pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 54 for reuters

Search results

  1. News - China

    Wealthy Chinese seek US surrogates for second child or green card

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 03:04pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters American surrogate mothers are increasingly being hired by the rich and privileged to fulfil their desires for 'designer' children and US citizenship Chinese babies borne in the USA Wealthy Chinese are hiring American women to serve as surrogates for their children, creating a small but growing business in US$120,000 “designer” American babies for China’s elite. ...

  2. News - World - GERMANY

    Inside the race to succeed Angela Merkel

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Berlin As Chancellor Merkel closes in on re-election in Sunday's poll, talk is turning to what happens when Germany's pre-eminent politician retires How do you follow Angie the Great? It is heresy even to pose the question to the chancellor's supporters before Sunday's general election and, if she does win a third term, the answer will remain ...

  3. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Shadow of US risk of default hangs over summit despite Kerry reassurances

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP, Reuters, Bloomberg

    ... deputy Asia director, at Human Rights Watch, said: "Sadly, respect for human rights has never been an important qualification for being Asean chair." Additional reporting by Reuters ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Referendum start of change for UK, say Scotland's 'Yes' and 'No' camps

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 08:41am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Edinburgh David Cameron, 'the man who saved the union', must now deliver on vow of constitutional reform No, but UK's on road to change Scotland's "No" to independence may have saved British Prime Minister David Cameron his job, but sweeping pledges of a constitutional shake-up could undermine his re-election drive and trigger more ...

  5. News - World - SCOTLAND

    Scottish vote on independence causes growing alarm in Western capitals

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 11:15pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Paris Scotland's vote on leaving the United Kingdom is causing growing alarm in Western capitals while energising separatist movements across Europe Independence fever spreads Britain's international partners are aghast. Many nations fear that if Scotland votes to leave the UK next week, it may foreshadow a British exit from the European Union- the subject ...

  6. Business - Companies

    Co-founder Simon Xie remains Alibaba's man of mystery

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:23am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Role of secretive Simon Xie highlights e-commerce company's opaque structure ahead of its listing Alibaba's man of mystery Inside Alibaba, where co-founders are revered like rock stars, relatively few employees know about the soft-spoken executive who for years kept his same cramped office, unfashionable clothes and the self-effacing demeanour ...

  7. News - China

    WeChat’s winning formula helps Apple rack up bonus points in China

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 11:14pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing WeChat is proving effective at getting people in China to connect their bank accounts with their iPhones to pay for virtual goods and services Apple racks up bonus points Deng, a Beijing-based quality analyst, is embarrassed by how much money she spends playing mobile games on WeChat, a hugely popular messaging app developed by Chinese internet giant ...

  8. News - World

    Hacking of nude celebrity photos on iCloud a threat to Apple

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 11:53pm by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... this problem," she said. "I can only guess that they've done the calculation and decided it's not that big a deal yet." Additional reporting by Reuters ...

  9. News - China - TRANSPORT

    China sets the pace on bike sharing

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 04:37am by BLOOM

    ... fatality on the so-called "Boris Bike"- named after Boris Johnson, London's mayor- happened three years and more than 22 million rides into the initiative. Reuters reports that, so ...

  10. News - World

    Insurance issue could be 'long and complex'

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 02:16am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Insurance on the Malaysian airliner is likely to pay out relatively quickly if the cause of the crash is determined, but observers say insurance for the loss of 298 lives and other liability could be complex and lengthy. It should be fairly easy for investigators to determine whether MH17 was hit by a missile or blew up for some other reason, said Robert ...




SCMP.com Account