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Endorsing one-China principle only way to break deadlock in cross-strait ties: spokesperson

A Chinese mainland spokesman on Friday urged Taiwan authorities to accept the 1992 Consensus, which acknowledges that both sides across the Taiwan Strait belong to one China, saying it is the only way to break the current deadlock in cross-strait ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/28 22:37:26

China firmly opposes EU report's irresponsible comments on Hong Kong's affairs: commissioner's office

China firmly opposed the European Union's (EU) irresponsible comments on Hong Kong's affairs in its report, a spokesperson for the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/28 13:48:55

China urges EU to stop interfering in Hong Kong, Macao affairs

China on Thursday urged the European Union to stop interfering in Hong Kong and Macao affairs and to contribute more to China-EU relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/28 11:54:35

Mainland justifies Taiwan name change in media

The Chinese mainland on Wednesday dismissed accusations that the mainland has "dwarfed" Taiwan by changing how the island is addressed on mainstream media.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 22:48:40

HK police charge ousted MPs with unlawful assembly

Hong Kong police on Wednesday charged two disqualified legislators with unlawful assembly and forceful entry for attempting to barge into a Hong Kong Legislative Council (LegCo) meeting in November.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 22:38:41

Former KMT chairman Lien Chan to visit mainland

Former chairman of the Chinese Kuomintang (KMT) Lien Chan will soon visit the Chinese mainland, a mainland spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:59:33

Mainland says Taiwan suspect in good physical condition

A Chinese mainland spokesperson Wednesday said Taiwan resident Lee Ming-che, who is being investigated for endangering national security, was "in good physical condition."
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:55:39

Hong Kong high court grants Tsang $13,000 bail

A Hong Kong court has granted bail to the region's former leader Donald Tsang Yam-kuen on Monday, after Tsang was sentenced to 20 months in jail for misconduct in office, China Central Television (CCTV) reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/24 23:48:39

60 pct dissatisfied with Taiwan's ruling DPP Party: poll

Almost 60 percent of people in Taiwan are unhappy with the performance of the current administration led by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), a poll released by the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation showed Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/24 22:57:37

Macao to build tourism training center in "Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area": chief executive

China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) plans to build a tourism training center for "Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area" with its sufficient teaching resource and leisure facilities, the SAR's chief executive said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/21 22:07:54

Former senior Taiwan affairs official sentenced to 15 years for graft

Gong Qinggai, a former senior official with the Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs body, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for accepting bribes totaling nearly 53.53 million yuan (around 7.78 million US dollars) on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 21:53:57

Taiwan people protest against pension reforms

Hundreds of people in Taiwan joined a march to protest against proposed pension reforms on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 1:04:28

Hong Kong to expand types of listed structured products: official

Hong Kong should expand the types of listed structured products to maintain the competitiveness as a world-leading listed structured products marketplace, the Financial Services Development Council (FSDC) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government said here Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 20:20:36

Taiwan' s house price to income ratio hits record high in Q3 2016

Taiwan's house price to income ratio for the third quarter of 2016 hit a record high of 9.35, according to the housing affordability data released by Taiwan's construction and planning authority Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 22:22:01

5.7-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan sea area

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit the sea area off the northeast of Taiwan at about 3:41 am. Friday Beijing Time, according to Taiwan meteorological authority.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/14 10:01:41

Macao's chief executive meets with WHO chief on epidemic control

Macao's Chief Executive Chui Sai On met Thursday with World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Margaret Chan on prevention and control of epidemic diseases, the development of traditional Chinese medicine, scientific research and personal training.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/14 0:12:10

Mainland, Taiwan to cooperate more in intelligent manufacturing

More bridges instead of barriers are expected to allow cross-Strait intelligent manufacturing industries to jointly tap the market, as they are more complementary than competitive.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/13 7:13:05

Playing up Taiwan suspect will harm cross-Strait relations: official

Any attempt to play up the case of a Taiwan resident under investigation will further harm the "already severe" relations between the mainland and Taiwan, an official said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/12 12:27:41