Civil nomination breaks Basic Law: HK chief executive

2015-04-06 06:06:34

Hong Kong Chief Executive (CE) Leung Chun-ying said on Sunday that civil nomination and nomination by a nominating committee are two totally different concepts when it concerns the selection of Hong Kong's next CE by universal suffrage.

HK's ancestors worship ceremony attracts 8,000 people

2015-04-05 20:44:31

An ceremony held at Hong Kong's AsiaWorld-Expo to worship common ancestors of Chinese nation attracted more than 8,000 devout followers on Sunday, the Qingming Festival in Chinese lunar calendar.

HK commemorates 25th anniversary of Basic Law

2015-04-05 11:10:32

Hong Kong staged an exhibition featuring photographs, documents, and interactive games Saturday on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of promulgation of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR).

Basic Law leaves room for HK's constitutional development: HK chief executive

2015-04-04 19:25:45

Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Saturday that the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR)has left room for the SAR's constitutional development.

A man for all seasons

2015-04-03 16:52:27

Vanke boss Wang Shi is more than mainland's leading real estate baron. He is an adventurer who never tires of seeking out new peaks to conquer.

Theme for a dream powers right path forward

2015-04-03 23:44:47

Returning to the academic world at the age of 60 came as a rude shock, recalls Wang Shi. The founder-chairman of Vanke, China's largest residential real estate developer, was given an insight into the hectic life of a 21st century university student.

Taiwan opposition must shed independence advocacy: mainland

2015-04-03 21:23:39

A mainland spokesman on Friday told Taiwan's opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to shed its advocacy for Taiwan independence in order to promote cross-Strait ties.

Two US fighter jets depart Taiwan after emergency landing

2015-04-03 20:57:49

Two US navy F-18 fighters departed from Taiwan on Friday two days after a rare emergency landing at an airport in southern Taiwan due to mechanical problems reported by one of the jets.

Mainland objects after US fighter jets land in Taiwan

2015-04-03 11:14:34

The Chinese mainland lodged solemn representations after two US fighter planes made a rare landing at an airport in southern Taiwan.

Mainland, Taiwan exchange base approved

2015-04-01 20:42:50

Cuiheng New Area of Zhongshan, in the heart of the Pearl River Delta of Guangdong province, has been approved by the State Council, China's cabinet, as an economic and cultural exchange base between the Chinese mainland and Taiwan.

Taiwan asks to join AIIB

2015-03-31 20:33:46

Taiwan has submitted a letter of intent on joining the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) proposed by the Chinese mainland.

Ciao, Macao

2015-03-30 07:52:12

The ancient maritime trade destination today mixes modern marvels with historical wonders produced by its past as a Portuguese colony. Mike Peters explores the island.