China's State Council Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office says they are aware of the opinions of several social circles in Hong Kong regarding constitutional development.
Former Taiwan leader Chen Shui-bian has been granted one-month medical parole after serving more than six years in prison for corruption.
The Executive Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has passed a proposal to cancel a scholarship program for non-local students for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Macao saw its annual casino revenues decline for the first time in 2014 data released on Friday, as the Chinese government's corruption crackdown ended a decade of booming growth for the industry.
Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou on Thursday urged efforts to strengthen cross-Straits peace, saying "achievements made over the past six years stand as proof that seeking peace in this way is the right way to go".
Chinese President Xi Jinping's latest book is gaining popularity in Taiwan, where works by leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC) were once banned.
Starting from January 1, 2015, infant milk powder and formula must not be promoted through advertisements, samples, gifts or vouchers, according to regulations from Taiwan's food and drug authority.
President Xi Jinping threw his support behind the development of Hong Kong's political system on Friday, shortly after the end of a monthslong illegal protest over election of the city's leader by universal suffrage in 2017.
Chinese President Xi Jinping met here with Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying on Friday.
Two people were arrested in Hong Kong on Thursday on suspicion of theft for not returning the cash that fell out of an armor van on Christmas Eve.
Heads of 22 cities and counties were sworn in on Thursday after being elected in Taiwan's largest-ever local elections.
Hong Kong's former chief secretary Rafael Hui was sentenced by the High Court to seven-and- a-half years for corruption and misconduct convictions on Tuesday.