Across America

Columbia University, Chinese gamer join study
  • 100,000 Strong is heralded

    While the China-US relationship has often been described to be the most consequential bilateral relationship in the 21st century, experts agree that student exchange between the two nations will be vital to the future of that relationship.

  • Donation from Chinese group enables classes to keep going

    A California middle school will be able to resume canceled science and art classes due to budget cuts after a donation from a Chinese nonprofit organization.


CowParade arrives in Shanghai


Entrepreneur bets on horse success
  • China manufacturing keeps expanding

    Chinese manufacturing business activity continued to expand in September while manufacturers' operating conditions saw no improvement against the previous month amid subdued growth momentum.

  • Disney's Frozen heating up holiday toy lists

    Two toys based on Walt Disney Co's hit animated film made it onto Adventure Publishing Group's Toy Insider Hot 20 list released Tuesday, making Disney the only entertainment company with multiple items on the roster.

  • BMW to recall flawed vehicles in China

    BMW China and BMW Brilliance Automotive will recall 134,180 vehicles from Oct 30 due to fuel leak problems, China's quality watchdog said.


Moving day at the zoo a cagey business


Beer hug


Chinese films won major awards at the 11th Abuja Int'l Film Festival


Director's wife posts family photo to take focus off rumors
  • Stephen Chow retrospective set for NYC

    Hong Kong director and actor Stephen Chow, synonymous with the Cantonese genre of mo lei tau films — humor with lots of pun, wordplay, and slapstick — will have his first major film retrospective in the United States next month.

  • Asia-Pacific Super Model Contest ends

    The 2014 Asia-Pacific Super Model Contest ends on Sept 25, 2014. Huo Jialin from China took first place in the contest, followed by Karenna from Mongolia and Park Min-young from South Korea.

Role of Kuomintang veterans recognized

Xia Xiaobo cannot wipe from her mind the memory of her first trip to Tengchong, Yunnan province, in much the same way she failed to wipe the accumulating rainwater from the gravestones in Tengchong Guoshang Cemetery nearly a decade ago.

Top 8 expenses during the National Day holiday

For Chinese, the National Day holiday is not only to celebrate the foundation of People's Republic of China, but also a shopping opportunity.

Alibaba - Journey of the tech giant

Alibaba and selling shareholders will now raise almost $22 billion at the top of the new IPO range. Alibaba remains on track to set an IPO record.

Top 10 cheapest new energy cars promoted in China

11th China-ASEAN Expo

Go Wuxi: Canal city in transition

Budding businesses of the digital age

Young Chinese entrepreneurs are tapping opportunities to realize their world-changing dreams as the Internet is breaking down the barriers.

Top 10 most used desktop instant messaging tools

Here is a look at the top 10 instant messaging tools used by Chinese netizens in July.

Top 8 executives who left western firms for Chinese companies

Premier Li attends Summer Davos forum

China's top business elites under 40

Business magazine Fortune's Chinese version has ranked top 40 business elites in China who are under 40.

Host of Japan's historic surrender

'Great cause' martyrs honored

President Xi Jinping says "the great cause older generations pioneered is moving forward, and the history they started is being carried forward".

US Secret Service director resigns

US Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned under fire on Wednesday after a series of security lapses came to light that showed gaping holes in the protective cocoon around President Barack Obama.

China's last 'Flying Tiger' dies at 91

The last Flying Tiger pilot in China died of lung failure at 91 at a hospital in southwest China early Wednesday.

Chinese mainland is Hong Kong's future: the Guardian

Most of the Occupy Central protesters in Hong Kong are driven by dislocation and resentment at Chinese mainlanders' success, according to an article by Martin Jacques published on the Guardian website.

Chinese Community Leaders

Ruyi He: Going mainstream at all levels
  • Poy helps shape a country with leadership

    Since Dr Vivienne Poy retired from the Senate of Canada two years ago, she has kept herself busy. Her recent projects included support for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, and completing a new book on her husband's family.

  • Wang Ling-chi: Fearless fighter for civil rights

    Wang Ling-chi's name resounds in San Francisco and beyond. On the one hand, he excels in academic achievement as an expert on Asian-American history and the founder of the ethnic studies program at the University of California-Berkeley.

China Hands

A family business on US-China relations


Top designer thrilled with Friendship Award
  • National Day Celebration

    Chinese community in Boston celebrates the Chinese National Day, on Sept 27, 2014.

  • Police seeking Chinese student find a body in car

    Police searching for a missing Iowa State University student from China found a body in the trunk of a car that had been linked to her and said Saturday that they believe a possible suspect in the case has already left the country.

  • Chinese FM meets GCC members at UN

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) meets with members of the Gulf Cooperation Council Troika in New York on Friday afternoon on the sidelines of attending the 69th session of the UN General Assembly. From left: Wang Yi; Liu Jie Yi, China's Permanent Representative to UN; and Abdullateef Al-Zayani of Bahraini, the secretary general of the council.


U.S. sends 700 soldiers to Liberia to fight Ebola
  • Chelsea Clinton takes baby Charlotte home

    Chelsea Clinton holds daughter Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky with her husband Marc Mezvinsky and her parents Bill and Hillary Clinton as they leave Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

  • God's gift to powerlifting

    As the world's strongest priest, the 51-year-old pastor holds multiple world records including the heaviest plane pulled by a man winging in at a whopping 188.83 tonnes.

  • Stephen Chow retrospective set for NYC

    Hong Kong director and actor Stephen Chow, synonymous with the Cantonese genre of mo lei tau films — humor with lots of pun, wordplay, and slapstick — will have his first major film retrospective in the United States next month.


Israel, Syria in accord at UN debate on fighting terrorism
  • US military to ramp up mission in Liberia

    The United States plans to quickly increase its presence in Liberia, where military personnel are deploying to help the West African nation halt the advance of the worst Ebola epidemic on record, the general in charge of the mission said on Monday.

  • Spanish diplomat killed in Sudan

    A Spanish diplomat was found stabbed to death in the Sudanese capital city of Khartoum, it was confirmed Monday by local police and the Sudanese Foreign Ministry.

  • Afghanistan inaugurates new president

    Afghans on Monday watched the country's first transition of power in a decade, as a ceremony opened to inaugurate incoming President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai.


Li Na bids a tearful goodbye
  • Kaka 1st to top $7 million in MLS earnings

    Kaka is set to be Major League Soccer's highest-paid player with a base salary of $6.6 million from Orlando City, according to figures released Monday by the players' union.

  • 'Super Dan' defends Asiad title

    Chinese superstar Lin Dan defeated teammate Chen Long to win the men's badminton singles title in Asian Games in Incheon on Monday.

Mind your own business
  • The keys to China's success

    The institutional system and decision-making capabilities of democratic centralism have proven to be the country's advantage.

  • Paid vacations can fix 'golden mess'

    The Golden Week of the National Day holiday may witness another "golden mess" with crowded trains and scenic spots.

  • Let reason prevail

    With chaos from the "Occupy Central" campaign, it is high time to let reason prevail again over recklessness.


16th Beijing International Tourism Festival kicks off
  • A booming outbound tourism

    In 2013, the number of outbound Chinese tourists reached 97.3 million person-times, a 20 percent rise than 2012.

  • Driving tourism in Canada

    During this Golden Week, more Chinese tourists have chosen to go on driving tours abroad.

  • High on the hog

    The country's biker culture is revving up, as can be seen in the growth of Harley-Davidson Owners Groups. The president of the Beijing Harley chapter says the bikes are “men’s toys.”