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Newly crowned Formula Three Euro champion Mick Schumacher will return to the Macau Grand Prix next month looking to complete unfinished business in what is likely to be his last appearance in the famous race before he moves to the big time.
The contest, which is run by the Natural History Museum in London, is in its 54th year. The winning photos were chosen from more than 45,000 entries from 95 countries.
Chung Yeung Festival falls on the ninth day of the ninth month of the Chinese lunar calendar. In Hong Kong, families congregate at cemeteries to engage in age-old practices of ancestor worship.
Hezhang Cliff Buddhist Grotto in southeast China’s Fujian province is a work in progress. Xian Temple master Ben Yuan started digging a cave in 2003 as a space for meditation and studies for his followers. More caves followed with statues and carvings engraved into the walls.
At southern Addis Ababa, capital city of Ethiopia in Africa, there is an Oriental Industrial Park, which is the first national-level economic and trade cooperation zone that China established in Ethiopia.
Hairy crab is an autumn delicacy in China. But what makes this small crab with furry pincers so popular?
Typhoon Mangkhut was the most intense typhoon to hit Hong Kong since records began being kept in the mid-1940s and the strongest storm of 2018.
Zhou Tianxiao spent 3.5 million yuan to build a house for his beloved dog Sylar. While many people may find that exhortabant, Zhou says it’s the least he could do for Sylar, who he credits for changing his life and giving him the family he never had growing up. (Cover photo: Pan Zhiwang)
“[We are treated] like ants… not humans.
They might have endured a lifetime of pain and hardship, but Peng Yan, Peng Jiangqiu and Peng Jiangdan from Chongqing in southwest China know just how to make their 260,000 fans smile with their live-streamed videos.
The weather is overcast on the second day of the 124th session of the Canton Fair in Guangzhou -perhaps fitting for the massive trade show for Chinese exporters as global trade wars threaten the economic outlook.
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If this ‘bloodbath’ stops short at a salutary correction - knocking maybe 10 to 20 per cent off equity valuations - it would be a mercy and a wonder
Sales of newly completed flats flopped for a second consecutive weekend in Hong Kong, as a stock market rout, rising mortgages and the worsening US-China trade war deterred buyers from two newly completed apartment projects in the city.
Changyong Rhee identifies three risks to region’s growth pace: continued escalation of trade tensions, an acceleration of monetary tightening by the US Federal Reserve, and a stronger-than-expected rise in oil prices
May 16, 2016, marks the 50th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution.
INTERACTIVE SPECIAL: One of the world's longest bridges is being built in Hong Kong - what does it look like now and how much will it cost?
When completed, the 42km-long Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge will be one of the longest bridges above water in the world, constructed with the mission to speed up integration of cities in the Pearl River Delta. Will it be worth its staggering cost?
Multimedia special: Can the gambling mecca of Macau find its identity and turn around its flagging fortunes?
Sixteen years after its return to China, Macau is a city at the crossroads. In this South China Morning Post multimedia package, Raquel Carvalho delves into its chequered history, charts its meteoric rise and asks what the future holds.
China announced it would abandon the one-child policy. Reuters photographer Carlos Barria shot these intimate portraits of young Chinese people born since the start of the policy in 1979 and captured their raw thoughts on the prospect of having a sibling.
Tree maintenance has come into sharper focus recently following the government’s controversial decision to cut down four giant century-old banyans in August, and the collapse of a number of trees in recent months that have caused injuries. With experts expressing concern over the health and maintenance of trees citywide, the South China Morning Post has put together an interactive guide to the condition of more than 3,000 trees across Hong Kong, based on the latest data contained in a register originally created by the Development Bureau in 2010. Our map contains information on the health of more than 900 trees included in the register along with 2,700 others deemed "failed" or which were removed and not found on the register.