Hong Kong's "mosquito" flats sell for big bucks

African game-hunters defend the right to shoot

Angela Merkel urges Greece to act quickly to submit new proposal

Chinese markets cheer weekend support, but volatility may still reign

Hong Kong's "mosquito" flats sell for big bucks

July 7, 2015

Flats are getting smaller in the world's most expensive residential real estate market, even though the price tags are still going up. Parking space-sized homes could set you back $500,000. 

African game-hunters defend the right to shoot

July 7, 2015

Some consider it a cruel and barbaric sport -- but South Africa's professional hunters defend trophy hunting as a key element in wildlife conservation, generating money for the country's nature reserves. Hunters describe the activity as a virtuous cycle that enables people to maintain large tracts of land where animals can roam free. 

Angela Merkel urges Greece to act quickly to submit new proposal

July 7, 2015

German Chancellor Angela Merkel tells Greece the door to talks is still open but urged Athens to act quickly to submit a new proposal. (Photo: Xinhua) 

Chinese markets cheer weekend support, but volatility may still reign

July 6, 2015

Major policy support from Beijing over the weekend staved off a full-blown crash in Chinese markets on Monday, but volatility may still reign as investors look for an exit. (Photo: Xinhua)