HK medical institute to provide cancer screening for mainlanders

2014-09-25 13:54:48

A top medical institute in Hong Kong announced on Sept 24 that it will provide high-end cancer screening services for customers on the Chinese mainland.

Anti-graft drive puts the squeeze on Macao junkets

2014-09-25 07:37:17

China's 2-year crackdown on corruption has hit revenues at Macao's high-rolling VIP lounges, and analysts predict this year could be the worst on record.

Mainland sends 370 criminal suspects to Taiwan since 2009

2014-09-24 18:22:04

The Chinese mainland has transferred 370 suspects, including major fugitives, to Taiwan since the agreement on mutual judicial assistance that both sides signed in 2009.

Cross-Straits cultural fair to open next month

2014-09-24 17:41:14

The seventh Cross-Strait cultural industries fair will be held next month in the port city of Xiamen in southeast China's Fujian Province, a mainland spokesman said Wednesday.

Mainland refutes Japanese version of Taiwan Relations Act

2014-09-24 16:16:56

A mainland spokesman said on Wednesday that Japan's right-wing forces would not help "Taiwan Independence".

Hong Kong bars more than 3,500 mainland pregnant women

2014-09-24 16:14:39

In the first eight months of the year, 3,532 mainland pregnant women were barred from entering Hong Kong.

Xi reassures HK of stability

2014-09-23 03:20:02

President Xi Jinping voiced confidence in Hong Kong's future on Monday, saying Beijing will firmly support the city to promote democracy in line with the law and uphold its prosperity and stability.

Xi meets Hong Kong delegation

2014-09-22 21:42:00

President Xi Jinping met with a delegation of Hong Kong's industrial and business circles at the Great Hall of the People on Monday.

HK elites to meet with Xi Jinping

2014-09-22 08:25:59

Business and professional heavyweights from Hong Kong, including Asia's wealthiest men like Li Kar-shing and Lee Shau-kee, will meet with President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Monday, three weeks after the top legislature adopted a blueprint for the city's election reform.

Taiwan destroys tainted lard products

2014-09-20 10:15:41

Taiwan's Taipei and Tainan cities on Friday destroyed 52.89 tonnes of products made with tainted lard following the latest food scandal to rock the island.

Hong Kong to tighten edible oil laws: official

2014-09-18 19:03:52

Secretary for Food and Health of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government Ko Wing-man said here on Thursday that it is time to tighten regulations covering cooking oil.

China dismisses comments by HK's last governor

2014-09-17 09:22:52

China has backed its envoy's remarks on Hong Kong's political reform, after China's ambassador to Britain criticised the last colonial governor of Hong Kong in a British newspaper.