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Dalai Lama, Obama due at same event

US President Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama are to both attend the US National Prayer Breakfast in Washington this week, a move likely to elicit an angry response from the Chinese government.

1 Feb 2015 - 5:24am
Probe into China Minsheng chief Mao Xiaofeng just tip of iceberg in banking world of corrupt alliances

The investigation into the youngest-ever Chinese listed-bank president has exposed the tip of the iceberg of rampant power-for-money deals between senior officials and financial leaders, analysts...

1 Feb 2015 - 2:37am
Probe into China Minsheng chief Mao Xiaofeng just tip of iceberg in banking world of corrupt alliances

Clad in neon-green from head to toe, Chinese snowboarder He Qiang is part of a growing cohort of middle-class enthusiasts in a country with little tradition of winter sports that is now seeking to...

1 Feb 2015 - 5:24am
Probe into China Minsheng chief Mao Xiaofeng just tip of iceberg in banking world of corrupt alliances

The father of a passenger on the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 said families would sue the carrier if the authorities do not withdraw a formal declaration that all on board had died in...

1 Feb 2015 - 5:28am
Probe into China Minsheng chief Mao Xiaofeng just tip of iceberg in banking world of corrupt alliances

Draft Chinese government regulations would force overseas technology vendors to meet stringent security tests before they can sell to China's banks, an acceleration of efforts to curb the country'...

1 Feb 2015 - 5:24am
In the business of searching for new homes away from home

The Annual Report on Chinese International Migration 2014 shows that a growing number of Chinese investors are rushing abroad to buy property and set up permanent residence in places like Europe...

1 Feb 2015 - 5:35am

China has been forced to drop a measure at the UN that targeted NGOs seeking to be heard at the world body.

1 Feb 2015 - 5:24am

Opinion

Today's Poll

  • Yes: 87%
  • No: 14%
30 Jan 2015
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Total number of votes recorded: 200

Sichuan has vowed to erase the legacy of disgraced former security tsar Zhou Yongkang, who was the provincial party secretary more than a decade ago, Xinhua reports.

31 Jan 2015 - 5:00am

A shortage of funding is jeopardising efforts to preserve historical villages on the mainland that are in danger of rotting away, Communist Party mouthpiece People's Daily reported.

Many...

31 Jan 2015 - 12:43am

The spat between Alibaba Group Holding and mainland regulators took on a more conciliatory tone with chairman Jack Ma promising to combat fake products.

31 Jan 2015 - 1:55pm

A high-level committee chaired by President Xi Jinping has called on government agencies to act less selfishly in the reform process.

31 Jan 2015 - 5:02am

Focus will be on hotbeds for corruption, including advertisement deals and news reporting

31 Jan 2015 - 7:03am

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Thursday called for a “rebalance” of trade with China during his first official visit, as he sought to attract investment in France’s stalling economy.

30 Jan 2015 - 6:21pm

Taichung Prison yesterday sent officials to Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan to check the condition of disgraced former president Chen Shui-bian, whose one-month medical parole was due to expire on...

31 Jan 2015 - 12:39pm

The teenager was a ‘peace offering’ from the man’s wife over her affairs with other men

31 Jan 2015 - 11:21am

The bungling thief was envious when he saw his victim watching dramas on the gadget

30 Jan 2015 - 6:19pm

A canal near a scenic area in the Xiangcheng district of Suzhou, which features a replica London Tower Bridge, is full of rubbish and other pollution, the online news platform News.2500sz.com...

31 Jan 2015 - 11:55am

A worker was killed in an accident Thursday at a Taiwanese film lot during preparations for the shooting of a new Martin Scorsese movie, local media reported.

30 Jan 2015 - 1:11pm

President Xi Jinping vowed to step up military exchanges with other nations yesterday, but there were reports that the Pentagon had decided against increasing interaction with the People's...

30 Jan 2015 - 10:05am

An article penned by a deputy editor of Communist Party mouthpiece People's Daily blames a "feudal tradition" for breeding corruption and undermining the implementation of "rule of law".

30 Jan 2015 - 12:02pm

A Chinese drone maker which created the small quadcopter that crashed on White House grounds said it is updating its drones to stop further flights over the US capital, where it is banned.

29 Jan 2015 - 5:35pm

The State Council yesterday published a list of Shanghai free-trade zone policies that could be replicated in other parts of the mainland in an attempt to accelerate liberalising the capital...

30 Jan 2015 - 2:12am

Environment minister-in-waiting Chen Jining was warned that he will face great pressure after news of his new job was released on Wednesday.

30 Jan 2015 - 4:04am

Comedian Zhao Benshan is to attend the national political advisory body's annual meeting in March, in a sign he may be safe from a rumoured corruption investigation.

30 Jan 2015 - 2:49am

Shanghai has begun planning crowd control measures for its much-anticipated Disney park, due to open in the second half of this year.

30 Jan 2015 - 10:46pm

They're the richest captains of industry in one of the most important industrial centres in southern China but they had few words to offer when they gathered for the annual session of Dongguan's...

30 Jan 2015 - 1:15am

Taiwan's quasi-official body overseeing relations with Japan urged the Japanese government yesterday to reflect on its wartime aggression and keep its commitment to peaceful development in the...

30 Jan 2015 - 2:57am
 

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