An American doctor working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus after working with obstetrics patients at a missionary hospital in Monrovia, the Christian organization SIM USA said on Tuesday.
Growth in China's manufacturing sector cooled slightly in August, a sign of decreased momentum in the country's economic recovery, according to new data published Monday.
China's antitrust probes are not protectionist tools favoring domestic companies, an antitrust regulator said.
Researchers at the University of California Los Angeles, led by Dr Ming Guo, have identified a new gene involved in Parkinson's disease, which may help find a cure or even prevent the neurological disorder, the school said.
Beijing-based burger chain Uncle Sam is looking to compete with Shake Shack and other burger chains in New York City, according to a real estate insider.
Beijing is renovating or replacing dilapidated buildings, and sprucing up roads and landscape marred by congestion and pollution as it gets ready to host the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group (APEC) summit meeting in November.
China's top legislature adopts a revised Budget Law to put government income and spending into a more stringent legal constraint, a move that has an effect on the country's fiscal balance.
A special investigation team questioned Microsoft vice president David Chen and other staff about alleged monopoly activities on Monday and asked the company to give an explanation.
China remains by far the largest source country for foreign students coming to the US for higher education, according to a new report from the Brookings Institution.
Iris Chen, a Chinese American who is former school teacher, will run the private fundraising arm of New York City education department, which has put hundreds of millions of dollars into initiatives such as pre-school preparation for children from low-income families and evaluating teachers.
The US military launched fresh attacks on Islamic State forces in Iraq, using fighter aircraft and drones to carry out strikes near the Mosul dam, the Pentagon said on Saturday.
The decision adopted by China's legislature on Hong Kong's electoral reform is a landmark in the region's democratic development and will bear no disturbance in its implementation.