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HKSAR chief executive orders probe into athlete's sexual abuse complaint

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said on Thursday that she has asked the police to look into a sexual abuse complaint raised by a female athlete.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/1 1:38:08

Smog to continue in southern Taiwan

Smog is likely to continue to shroud southern Taiwan into the weekend, after the island Wednesday experienced its worst air pollution since August this year, the island's environment watchdog said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 16:24:10

Mainland spokesman says trial of Taiwanese man used to create "political hype"

A spokesperson of the Chinese mainland said any attempt to use the trial and sentencing of Taiwanese Lee Ming-che for "political hype" would fail.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 14:41:30

Hong Kong hosts forum to promote cultural cooperation in Asia

Cultural ministers and senior officials of 10 Asian countries gathered on Tuesday at a cultural cooperation forum hosted by the government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) to exchange views on the furtherance of cultural cooperation in Asia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 3:51:56

Mainland stands as evolving magnet for Taiwan entrepreneurs

Just one year after Taiwan authorities allowed Taiwanese to visit their relatives in the Chinese mainland in 1987, Foxconn Founder and Chairman Terry Gou answered the call of Chinese mainland to encourage Taiwanese to invest in its vast market by setting up the company's first factory in the coastal city of Shenzhen.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 16:50:14

Taiwan resident Lee Ming-che sentenced to 5 years in jail for subversion

Taiwan resident Lee Ming-che was sentenced to five years in prison for “subverting State power” on Tuesday in a court in Central China's Hunan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/28 11:53:41

Chrysanthemum show in Taipei

A visitor takes photos of chrysanthemum flowers during a chrysanthemum show in Taipei, southeast China's Taiwan, Nov. 26, 2017. More than 130,000 plants of chrysanthemum are displayed at the 16-day chrysanthemum show.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/27 16:46:18

Hong Kong chief executive praises police for maintaining law, order

Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor Saturday praised the Hong Kong Police for maintaining Hong Kong's rule of law, integrity as well as law and order.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/25 16:53:46

HK-Latvia, HK-Pakistan tax treaties come into force

The Comprehensive Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreements with Latvia and Pakistan have entered into force, a spokesman for China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 18:38:37

Nomination starts in China's HKSAR for election of national legislature deputies

Nomination for 36 deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) started on Friday in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 17:04:39

Top political advisor vows 'utmost sincerity' in cross-Strait development

Top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng has pledged the "utmost sincerity" and "greatest efforts" by the Chinese mainland in promoting the peaceful development of cross-Strait relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 15:54:11

First light festival to be held in Hong Kong

Photo taken on Nov. 22, 2017 shows a light installation during the preview of "Lumieres Hong Kong", the city's first ever light festival, in south China's Hong Kong. The event will run from Nov. 23 to 25.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 8:48:09

Nine killed in apartment blaze in north Taiwan

Nine people were killed and two others slightly injured in a blaze Wednesday night in a rental apartment in north Taiwan's New Taipei City, local police said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/23 11:15:53

5.2-magnitude earthquake hits Taiwan

A 5.2-magnitude earthquake hit Yunlin County of Taiwan at 10:20 p.m. Wednesday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/23 8:18:15

Most Taiwanese firms face talent shortage: survey

A majority of Taiwanese firms are feeling the pressure from a talent shortage and having difficulty attracting professionals, a survey showed Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/22 20:06:27

Criticism of Hong Kong, mainland rail link groundless: expert

Politicizing the management of passenger handling at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) is not in the interest of Hong Kong's people nor its economic development, an expert said Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:13:39

Mainland, HKSAR sign cooperation arrangement for co-location arrangement

A cooperation arrangement was signed on Saturday between the mainland and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on the co-location arrangement at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/18 18:54:19

Christmas decorations seen in HK

People walk past Christmas decorations at a shopping mall in Kowloon of Hong Kong, south China, Nov. 16, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 13:19:50