Hong Kong, where family-controlled businesses rank as the most important, seems to be a place where succession procedures do not always go according to plan.
Spring Festival Eve this year marked a sad first for Li Ge, the middle-aged owner of a taxi company in Sichuan province. It was the first time Li failed to get all his family members together around the festive dinner table.
A border street running between Hong Kong and eastern Shenzhen has seen an influx of shoppers and visitors since a new policy restricting travel took effect this week.
Shopping in Hong Kong has become such a hot trend among mainlanders that the government has had to move to limit it to ease the inconvenience caused to Hong Kongers.
Chinese mainland will limit the number of visits that residents of the southern city of Shenzhen can make to neighboring Hong Kong.
A decision to restrict visits by residents of Shenzhen, Guangdong province, to Hong Kong will affect regular business and family trips.
Hong Kong's Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Monday that the new entry scheme for Shenzhen residents is aimed at cutting back on parallel trading.
Unlimited visits to Hong Kong by residents of Shenzhen, have been restricted to one visit a week per person, Xinhua reported on Monday.
The mainland welcomes Taiwan joining the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) with an appropriate identity, the Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs authority said Monday.
The Hong Kong government has agreed to establish a Future Fund within this year as a long-term savings program. The aim is to boost returns through long-term investment to fund future government spending.
Gregory So (2nd L), Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of Hong Kong, attends a party to celebrate the confirmation of a guitar as the world's most valuable guitar, April 8, 2015.
Macao police are investigating the death of a Chinese mainland businessman who drowned to death in a massage tub at the Four Seasons hotel on April 4.