HK quarantines 18 close contacts of MERS patient

2015-05-31 13:46:54

Eighteen people having close contact with a South Korean man infected with the MERS have been sent to a quarantine camp, including two South Korean women who had earlier refused to be quarantined.

No gambling for mainland tourists in Taiwan: Spokeswoman

2015-05-27 13:39:36

Chinese mainland authorities welcome the healthy expansion of tourism cooperation and exchanges across the Taiwan Strait, but will not allow its citizens to gamble in Taiwan.

Mainland official wants ties to be safeguarded from U-turns

2015-05-25 07:27:57

The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Zhang Zhijun called on Saturday for efforts to avoid U-turns in ties across the Taiwan Straits during a two-day visit.

Cross-Strait affairs chiefs meet, stressing no setbacks in ties

2015-05-23 18:58:53

The mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Zhang Zhijun on Saturday called for efforts to avoid U-turns and self-inflicted setbacks to ties across the Taiwan Strait.

Mainland's Taiwan affairs chief arrives for Kinmen visit

2015-05-23 14:57:37

The Chinese mainland chief of Taiwan affairs, Zhang Zhijun, arrived in Taiwan's Kinmen County on Saturday afternoon for a two-day visit.

Chinese mainland, Hong Kong agree on mutual recognition of funds

2015-05-22 19:50:20

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) announced Friday that the SFC and the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) have signed a memorandum of regulatory cooperation in respect of the Mainland- Hong Kong Mutual Recognition of Funds (MRF) and that the MRF would be implemented on July 1.

Cross-Strait chiefs to meet in late May

2015-05-15 14:33:11

The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief, Zhang Zhijun, will visit Kinmen County on May 23 to 24 at the invitation of Taiwan's mainland affairs chief, Andrew Hsia, a mainland official said on Friday.

9 suspects detained in Hong Kong kidnapping

2015-05-15 07:30:14

Police on the mainland have detained eight men suspected of being involved in a major kidnapping case in Hong Kong.

Mainland opposes 'Taiwan independence' in any form: spokesperson

2015-05-13 17:33:09

The Chinese mainland is firmly opposed to "Taiwan independence" activities in any form by any person, a spokesperson said.

Cross-Strait forum scheduled for June

2015-05-13 13:20:24

The 7th Cross-Strait Forum is scheduled to be held next month in east China's Fujian Province and will cover youth exchanges and trade cooperation.

HK gov't to explain reform package by different means

2015-05-12 14:16:57

Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Tuesday that the government would employ different methods to explain its universal suffrage proposal to the community because it is a matter of great importance.

HK gov't fully supports anti-corruption efforts: chief executive

2015-05-11 20:11:13

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) Leung Chun-ying said on Monday that the Hong Kong SAR government fully supports local graft-buster Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC).