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Trump should go easy on North Korea over Warmbier death

Trump should go easy on North Korea over Warmbier death
- It was likely that sense of adventure that convinced him to join a tour group traveling from China to North Korea - a country few outsiders understand.

Shocking video reveals brutal torture techniques North Korea use on suspects

Shocking video reveals brutal torture techniques North Korea use on suspects
- Shocking footage has emerged purporting to show torture methods used by North Korean security agents while interrogating suspects. The clip, which ...

North Korea rejects South Korea's call for united Olympics team

North Korea rejects South Korea's call for united Olympics team
- A leading North Korean sports official believes it is too late to consider South Korean President Moon Jae-in's proposal to form a ...

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Spends Most Of His Time Eating Cheese And Plotting Against The West

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Spends Most Of His Time Eating Cheese And Plotting Against The West
- When Kim Jong Un, leader of North Korea, isn't busy setting off missiles and laughing gleefully at cameras, his day-to-day life is more mundane than ...

Can China and the Internet Save American Small Business?

Can China and the Internet Save American Small Business?
- Ma is right, in least in theory, to urge these businesses to consider China. By 2015, China's online retail market was the largest in the world—80 percent ... fresh food, mother and baby products, health supplements, and electronics.

World confident of China's economy as reforms boost appeal

World confident of China's economy as reforms boost appeal
- Economists say this demonstrates that global investors have faith in China's economic outlook and financial market health despite slower growth and ...

End gendered uniform restrictions for LGBT students

End gendered uniform restrictions for LGBT students
- Not only do these restrictions have zero educational value, they can be extremely damaging for LGBT students' mental health and ability to learn.

China's seniors enjoying second youth

China's seniors enjoying second youth
- With an aging population and people born in the 1960s coming up to retirement, perceptions of life in one's later years are changing in China.

Chinese goods dominate market

Chinese goods dominate market
- In small children shoes, China has 90pc market share, followed by 80pc in children's readymade garments. Chinese watches dominate the market, ...

Child soldiers: Burma no longer a worst offender, says USA

Child soldiers: Burma no longer a worst offender, says USA
- Rights groups have long accused Burma of using child soldiers. Bordering both China and India, Burma is also of growing strategic importance to the ...

China is moderating economic weaknesses and may become reliable global engine in 5-15 years

China is moderating economic weaknesses and may become reliable global engine in 5-15 years
China has switched to a 2 child policy and will likely completely eliminate restrictions on children. This has boosted the birth rate and will reduce the ...

Myanmar Tries to End Recruitment of Child Soldiers

Myanmar Tries to End Recruitment of Child Soldiers
- Myanmar military has released 67 more cases of under-aged child soldiers recruited and used in military services, signifying the first such release in ...

Chinese students learn the importance of growing their own vegetables

Chinese students learn the importance of growing their own vegetables
- Nurseries for Nurseries competition, a project launched by the French Embassy in China in 2016 to teach vegetable planting to children in big cities.

102 human trafficking victims rescued from China in first six months of 2017

102 human trafficking victims rescued from China in first six months of 2017
- When the one-child policy was still in place, Chinese men would take Myanmar brides and force them to get pregnant until they gave birth to a son.

Two decades after handover, scant love for China among Hong Kong youth

Two decades after handover, scant love for China among Hong Kong youth
- Hong Kong student activist Chau Ho-oi, born in the year the Asian financial hub returned to Chinese rule 20 years ago, ...

Chinese Censorship Of Weibo Creates An Opportunity

Chinese Censorship Of Weibo Creates An Opportunity
- Weibo, the Chinese blogging site also known as the Chinese Twitter, has been enjoying a good 2017 thus far with shares having returned almost 74% ...

LGBT Rights Falter in Singapore, Flourish in Socialist Vietnam

LGBT Rights Falter in Singapore, Flourish in Socialist Vietnam
LGBT rights in the global financial capital are murky at best, while Vietnam has been pegged as one of the most LGBT-friendly countries in Asia.

New York Pride marchers target Trump as San Francisco parties

New York Pride marchers target Trump as San Francisco parties
- a transgender woman who works as a firefighter in the city; and Geng Le, a gay rights activist in China. "Pride this year is showing that we are here, ...


3 reasons Southeast Asia is a great place for developers

3 reasons Southeast Asia is a great place for developers
- First, Southeast Asia is relatively underdeveloped – roads and cities are still being built, alleyways remain unmapped, and infrastructure has yet to ...

UN wants China to provide world with desertification control technology

UN wants China to provide world with desertification control technology
- UN wants China to provide world with desertification control technology ... farmers and herdsmen lifted out of poverty, has won worldwide acclaim.

More Hong Kong women seeking husbands on mainland

More Hong Kong women seeking husbands on mainland
- Marriages between mainlanders and Hong Kongers have brought the two sides much closer, as statistics showed that more and more Hong Kong ...

Dialogue key to a bright future for HK

Dialogue key to a bright future for HK
- Twenty years should be long enough for Hongkongers to realize that like everyone else, they are not in any way superior to the mainland "locusts" ...

Four ways Hongkongers can reduce the salt in their diets, and why we need to

Four ways Hongkongers can reduce the salt in their diets, and why we need to
- Eating too much salt increases the risk of becoming obese, having a stroke or suffering from heart disease, hypertension, and kidney problems.

Hongkongers' rights and freedoms 'fully protected' since handover, top Chinese diplomat says

Hongkongers' rights and freedoms 'fully protected' since handover, top Chinese diplomat says
- A top Chinese diplomat said that the rights and freedoms of people in Hong Kong had been “fully protected” and that democracy had “steadily ...