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China’s growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990

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China’s economic growth ticked up in the final quarter of 2016 but its full-year performance was the weakest in three decades…

John Tsang to run for HK Chief Executive

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Former Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang announced on Thursday he is to run for the top job of …

Hong Kong actor Andy Lau injured while working in Thailand

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Hong Kong actor Andy Lau has been injured while working in Thailand…

China’s Xi warns against trade war at Davos

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Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday trumpeted the need for free trade and urged the world to…

China says committed to peace as carrier passes near Taiwan

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China said Wednesday it was committed to promoting peace and stability in Asia, even as it sent an aircraft carrier…

Taipei: Chinese aircraft carrier transiting Taiwan Strait

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Taiwan’s defense ministry said China’s sole aircraft carrier on Wednesday was transiting the Taiwan Strait…

High paychecks of movie stars stir criticism

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The multi-million dollar paycheck earned by movie stars in China has stired up criticism from the government…

China communist party wants to revive the title “comrade”

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The communist party in China is urging party members to use “comrade” to greet each other…

Study shows over 60% masks for sale in Jiangsu fail tests

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A study shows that over 60% masks for sale in Jiangsu Province do not meet quality standard…

Winds may finally clear ‘scary’ pollution from China’s skies

The dense smog that has smothered much of China for five days may finally soon clear…