Tainted oil from Taiwan still banned despite safety tests

2014-09-09 07:08:45

The tainted oil in Taiwan's latest food scandal has met safety standards, the island's public health authority said on Monday, but the products will still be banned from sale.

HK pair give Harvard $350m contribution

2014-09-09 07:27:42

Harvard University has received the largest donation in its history from a foundation run by two wealthy Hong Kong brothers.

Taiwan tainted oil surprisingly passes hygiene tests

2014-09-08 20:34:17

Tainted lard oil in Taiwan' s latest food scandal has met hygiene standards, the island' s public health authority said Monday, but the products will still be banned from sale.

Mainland on alert after Taiwan's cooking oil scandal

2014-09-07 07:31:47

China's top quality watchdog on Saturday cautioned against the consumption of food products that may contain recycled cooking oil from Taiwan.

Zhang Zhijun welcomed at Chinese Consulate in San Francisco

2014-09-06 22:27:30

Zhang Zhijun (first from left), director of the Taiwan Affairs Office of China's State Council, is warmly welcomed at a reception at Chinese Consulate in San Francisco Friday night.

British politician's interference in HK legally groundless

2014-09-05 18:16:13

Interference in Hong Kong's constitutional development by British politicians is legally groundless and hypocritical, according to a well-known professor of Hong Kong law.

Hong Kong to resume poultry imports from mainland

2014-09-05 13:20:55

The Food and Health Bureau of China's Hong Kong said the region would resume imports of live poultry from the mainland from Thursday, just in time for Mid- Autumn Festival celebrations next week.

Cross-Straits negotiators meet in mainland

2014-09-04 20:22:39

Chen Deming, president of the Chinese mainland-based Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), met with his Taiwan counterpart Lin Join-sane Thursday.

HK CE Office responds to media inquiries on Chris Patten's remarks

2014-09-04 16:45:43

In response to media inquiries on the remarks made by former governor of Hong Kong Chris Patten, a spokesman for the Chief Executive's Office on Thursday responded as follows

Huge white rabbit: another brainchild of rubber duck creator

2014-09-04 07:03:34

The latest creation of Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, a huge white rabbit, will meet the public on Thursday during a festival in Taiwan.

Mainland, Taiwan hold talks to deepen industrial cooperation

2014-09-03 19:46:01

Top economists from the Chinese mainland and Taiwan convened for the fourth forum on cross-Strait industrial cooperation on Wednesday in Taichung, calling for further ties to boost mutual development.

Former HK CE calls on to accept political reform proposal

2014-09-03 19:21:07

The decision by the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee on electing Hong Kong's chief executive by universal suffrage is of utmost importance to Hong Kong, said Tung Chee-hwa, the territory's first chief executive here Wednesday.