China

China ( Chinese: ; pinyin: ; literally: ‘Central State’ or ‘Middle Kingdom’), officially the People’s Republic of China ( PRC), is a country in East Asia and is the world’s most populous country, with a population of around 1.428 billion in 2017.

October 19, 2020

Arakan Army Admits to Abducting Myanmar Ruling Party Candidates, Demands Prisoner Release

Five days after armed men in a speedboat snatched three […]
October 19, 2020

In Pictures: Why are Hong Kong’s beaches still closed? Shek O businesses decry continuing Covid shutdown

Shek O, one of the most popular beaches at the […]
October 19, 2020

China urges India to return apprehended soldier

The Chinese army confirmed on Monday that one of its […]
October 19, 2020

Uyghur Afghan National Detained in Xinjiang Internment Camp

Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) have […]
October 19, 2020

Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam says she is ‘immune’ to criticism; hails ‘instant results’ of security law

Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam has shrugged off criticism, […]
October 19, 2020

China issues commemorative coins to mark 70th anniversary of Korean War

Commemorative coin. Photo: Sina Weibo The People’s Bank of China […]
October 19, 2020

Ban on production of mercury thermometers

China will ban the production of mercury thermometers and sphygmomanometers […]
October 19, 2020

Climate activist Greta Thunberg joins campaign to release Hong Kong fugitives detained in China

Prominent Swedish climate activist Great Thunberg on Saturday joined an […]
October 19, 2020

Xi highlights crucial role of quantum tech

Composite photo taken on Dec 9, 2016 shows a satellite-to-earth […]
October 18, 2020

Scammers Busted Using Face GIFs to Steal From WeChat Accounts

Chat stickers have become a quintessential tool for communication in […]
October 18, 2020

Chinese Army’s Pro Basketball Team a No-Show for Opening Game

For years, the professional basketball team of the Chinese army […]
October 18, 2020

Can Miniseries Rescue the C-Drama?

As anyone who’s made it through all 50-plus hours of […]