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British MPs call for audit of property and assets held by Hong Kong and mainland Chinese officials


Texas school massacre: children phoned to beg for help as police waited in corridor


Can we avoid a global recession? That largely depends on the US


Nearly 200 cases of monkeypox in more than 20 countries, WHO says


Germany denies China investment guarantees over human rights in Xinjiang


Ex-Malaysia PM Mahathir says new US-led trade group intended to isolate China


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Antony Blinken delivers ‘old content in a new context’ in China speech


Indonesian daredevil ‘Princess of the Wall of Death’ defies gravity and stereotypes


Alibaba’s Cloud profit provides a shard of light as slowing economic growth challenges broader e-commerce outlook


‘King of Bollywood’ star Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan cleared of drugs charges


Con artists swindled nearly HK$100 million from Hong Kong jobseekers in first 4 months of year


Coronavirus cluster with more transmissive Omicron subvariant expands to Wan Chai; Hong Kong logs 250 new cases


Coronavirus: Long Covid-19 symptoms among elderly may be ‘just part of ageing’, according to a new study


Hong Kong renewal project to build more than 4,000 flats in Kowloon City but vendors, Thai residents fear for soul of neighbourhood


China’s streaming giant iQiyi reports rare quarterly profit after deep job cuts


US looks to China for teamwork on climate change and arms control


With focus on economy, China underlines stabilising force of GDP growth


China’s local governments, denied lifeline, face catch-22 scenario as businesses lose confidence


Ant Group grants first dividends to shareholders but Jack Ma chooses not to cash out


Ukraine: Russia captures Lyman in the east – battle could prove decisive


Covid tests for dead people: grumbles in China amid tightening pandemic prevention measures and punishments


Evergrande discussing staggered payments, debt-to-equity swaps for US$19 billion offshore bonds, sources say


Investigation after Beijing man dies ‘waiting for Covid-delayed medical care’


China and India taking more Russian oil than ever before as global energy trade is thrown into turmoil by Ukraine invasion


Rice work: Thailand and Vietnam unite to control grain trade – boost power in global market


From Singapore to Malaysia and Philippines, Asean’s interest in Biden’s IPEF a signal to China it wants better ‘balance of power’ in region


Chinese computer maker Lenovo reports record-high growth despite a year of controversies at home


Can China find zero-Covid wriggle room to beat GDP slowdown?


CityU’s huge success at Inventions Geneva Evaluation Days 2022; top among local universities for the second year


Hong Kong authorities could cut cross-harbour bus services next month as passengers switch to Sha Tin to Central MTR link


Philippines starts using Subic Bay facing South China Sea as naval base to counter China’s growing assertiveness


Rice, rice, maybe: India has already restricted exports of wheat and sugar, and analysts worry the staple food could be next


China and Russia’s veto of North Korea resolution ‘undermines collective security’, says US envoy to UN


Chinese capital offers elderly Covid vaccine-related health insurance to ease hesitancy


Coronavirus: Kim Jong-un calls North Korea’s Covid vaccines an ‘immortal potion of love’: report


China-Australia relations: former Australian PM Kevin Rudd tells West to provide alternatives to Pacific islands, not ‘lectures’ about their relations with Beijing


China has no plans for Solomons military base, foreign minister says during Pacific island tour


China’s industrial profits slump in April as coronavirus curbs provide ‘big shock to production’


From Indonesia to South Korea and Japan, the places which offer women menstrual leave


China cryptocurrency regulations prompt popular NFT-based ‘move-to-earn’ game Stepn to block mainland users


After centuries without security, why does Japan’s Kanda Shrine suddenly need guards and surveillance cameras?


Hong Kong’s next leader John Lee expected to meet President Xi Jinping during visit to Beijing to receive letter of appointment


Hong Kong’s ‘one country, two systems’ principle will not change after 2047, senior Beijing legal official says in latest assurance from nation’s top legislative body


US and Ukraine discuss danger of escalation as new Western arms extend Kyiv’s reach into Russia


    

2022-05-28 03:11:17