Taiwan airline boosts New Zealand service

2014-07-22 14:06:11

Taiwan-based China Airlines is to add an extra 15,000 seats on its services between Taipei and Auckland during the peak New Zealand summer route, the airline announced Tuesday.

College student charged with Taiwan subway murders

2014-07-22 09:47:48

A 21-year-old college student was charged on Monday with multiple counts of murder and attempted murder for a knife attack on a subway train in May, according to the New Taipei prosecutors office.

Forbes sells majority stake to group of investors

2014-07-20 10:37:33

The buyers are led by Integrated Asset Management Ltd., a Hong Kong investment firm that invests in telecommunications, finance and technology companies.

Individual Taiwan tourism extends to more cities

2014-07-18 17:07:32

Residents in 10 more cities in the Chinese mainland on Friday were given official permission to apply to travel to Taiwan as individuals under a cross-Strait agreement.

Hong Kong allows transsexual marriages

2014-07-17 18:58:24

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region amended its marriage registration regulation and started accepting transsexuals’ new gender and their marriage applications on July 17, Southern Metropolis Daily reported.

HK chief submits report to China's top legislature

2014-07-15 18:40:45

Hong Kong Chief Executive C Y Leung submitted Tuesday a report to China's top legislature, initiating the five-step process of Hong Kong's constitutional development.

China rejects British media report on HK press freedom

2014-07-11 19:00:21

A Foreign Ministry spokesman on Friday reiterated that China opposes any interference by foreign countries in affairs of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).

Reform in Hong Kong must follow the Basic Law: article

2014-07-10 11:12:07

Reform in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) must follow the Basic Law and any attempt to destabilize the territory through "street politics" will not win the hearts and minds of Hong Kong's people, according to an article under the byline of Chinese ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming.

Activists say HK's new airport runway threatens dolphins

2014-07-07 14:25:44

Chinese white dolphins will face a new threat if the construction of the third runway of Hong Kong International Airport gets approved, environmentalists say.

HK chief executive firm on reform

2014-07-03 19:16:09

Hong Kong Chief Executive C Y Leung Thursday reiterated the government's stand that constitutional reform should be implemented in accordance with the Basic Law and National People's Congress Standing Committee decisions.

More young Taiwan people willing to work on mainland

2014-07-02 19:53:47

More young Taiwan's job seekers are willing to work on the mainland, according to a survey released on Wednesday.

China urges against US comments on HK affairs

2014-07-02 17:55:57

China on Wednesday urged the United States to stop commenting on Hong Kong's internal affairs.