- Asia stocks boosted as US unemployment falls Updated: Dec-08-13 11:49 pm
- Jimenez wins 4th Hong Kong title in playoff Updated: Dec-08-13 10:50 am
- Manley takes lead in Hong Kong after 3rd round Updated: Dec-07-13 5:47 am
- Bruce Lee jumpsuit fetches $100,000 at HK auction Updated: Dec-05-13 10:44 pm
- Diligent Asian students dominate global exam Updated: Dec-04-13 12:05 pm
- Hong Kong reports 1st case of H7N9 bird flu Updated: Dec-02-13 10:16 pm
- European, US authorities take control of websites Updated: Dec-02-13 10:10 am
- Surveys show China manufacturing holds steady Updated: Dec-01-13 11:28 pm
- Hong Kong ferry hits unknown object, 87 hurt Updated: Nov-29-13 1:48 am
- Hong Kong returns rhino horns to South Africa Updated: Nov-27-13 8:59 am
- French minister pushes Paris as China yuan hub Updated: Nov-26-13 5:28 am
- Tiananmen leader denied in bid to return to China Updated: Nov-25-13 8:52 am
- NY case sheds light on meth cooking in North Korea Updated: Nov-24-13 12:31 pm
- Ivory seizures swell hidden Hong Kong cache Updated: Nov-18-13 5:28 am
- Filipinos abroad seek news, rally aid after Haiyan Updated: Nov-15-13 8:49 am
- HK economy slows on weak global demand Updated: Nov-15-13 5:31 am
- For Philippine relief, China beat by Ikea, Coke Updated: Nov-14-13 10:28 pm
- Garment saving lives of mothers in remote regions... Updated: Nov-08-13 12:18 pm
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday as signs of U.S. economic recovery offset concerns that the Federal Reserve may reduce its monetary stimulus this month.
HONG KONG - Miguel Angel Jimenez clinched the Hong Kong Open in a playoff Sunday, extending his record as the oldest player to win on the European Tour.
HONG KONG - Stuart Manley of Wales put himself in position for a first European Tour title by shooting a 4-under 66 Saturday to take a one-shot lead into the final round at the Hong Kong Open.
HONG KONG - The yellow jumpsuit worn onscreen by martial arts legend Bruce Lee in the movie "Game of Death," his final film, has sold at a Hong Kong auction for $100,000.
BEIJING - As a ninth-grader, Shanghai's Li Sixin spent more than three hours on homework a night and took tutorials in math, physics and chemistry on the weekends. When she was tapped to take an exam last year given to half a million students around the world, Li breezed through it.
HONG KONG - Hong Kong has reported its first case of the H7N9 bird flu strain, in a possible sign the virus is spreading beyond mainland China since it first emerged there earlier this year.
AMSTERDAM - Europol says American and European authorities have taken control of 690 websites that were selling counterfeit merchandise.
HONG KONG - Chinese manufacturing barely expanded in November, growing at about the same rate as the previous month, two surveys showed in further evidence that the world's No. 2 economy is undergoing a sluggish recovery.
HONG KONG - A high-speed ferry heading from Hong Kong to Macau hit an unidentified object off an outlying island in the predawn Friday, leaving 87 people injured, authorities and the ferry company said.
JOHANNESBURG - South African officials say 33 poached rhino horns and hundreds of chopsticks and bracelets made from elephant ivory that were seized in Hong Kong have been returned to South Africa.
BEIJING - France's finance minister pushed Paris as a European hub for trading of China's currency on Tuesday at the first high-level economic and financial dialogue between the two countries.
HONG KONG - The second most-wanted student leader from the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests was turned back from Hong Kong on Monday in his latest attempt to surrender to Chinese authorities and return home.
NEW YORK - An international drug trafficker was caught on tape this year making a "Breaking Bad"-worthy boast about his ability to provide the U.S. market with mass quantities of methamphetamine - not blue, but still potent and from a unique source.
HONG KONG - When Hong Kong intercepted yet another huge shipment of illegal African ivory in early October, it added to a growing headache for authorities: What exactly do you do with one of the world's biggest stockpiles of elephant tusks?
HONG KONG - They gather in California churches, in Hong Kong shopping malls, at prayer vigils in Bahrain and on hastily launched Facebook pages. Philippine overseas workers, cut off from home after a super-typhoon killed thousands, are coming together to pray, swap information and launch aid drives.
HONG KONG - Hong Kong's economy lost some steam in the third quarter on weak global demand for exports from the trade-reliant Asian financial center.
BEIJING - The outpouring of international aid to the Philippines makes China's contribution for typhoon relief look like a trickle: even Swedish furniture chain Ikea and beverage giant Coca-Cola have done more than the world's second-largest economy. That won't help Beijing's campaign to win over neighbors with its soft power.
New mothers in remote regions of developing countries who experience the relatively common complication of bleeding after giving birth often die before they get medical help. But a simple, neoprene garment is saving lives.