Carrie Lam wants ‘storm in Hong Kong to end soon’ and will zero in on housing in her policy address but critics urge her to go for bold reforms. Will she or will not she?
Hong Kong’s old private estates stand to benefit from HK$2 billion subsidy to upgrade parking facilities to enable charging of electric vehicles
With more US doors closing to China what are the supply chain options for its emerging tech champions?
Breathing polluted air may put women at greater risk of miscarriage, Chinese study finds
Sun Hung Kai offers relief for struggling retailers, plans to waive rents on days shopping centres are closed due to protests
China’s 2019 growth rate again cut by IMF as US trade war, Brexit leaves world economy in ‘precarious’ position
Vietnam calls for restraint in South China Sea after months of tensions with Beijing
Hong Kong’s Consumer Council urges e-commerce platforms to make it easier for online shoppers to return goods, obtain refunds
Nine banks to meet Hong Kong’s monetary authority on ways to ease business loans and stave off city’s economic downturn
Hong Kong Minimum Wage Commission refuses to rule out freeze due to economic threat from protests and US-China trade war
China to pay triple for overseas postal deliveries by 2025 in package deal with global union
New campus security camera clips released showing movements of Hong Kong girl later found dead in sea but critics dismiss footage
Student charged with attempted murder of four women in Hong Kong sent to psychiatric facility to determine whether he can stand trial
China calls on Turkey to halt military incursion in Syria and ‘return to right track’
China keeps credit tape open to bolster growth despite a spike in pork-driven consumer inflation
Taiwan sends presidential envoy to boost Czech ties after Prague moves to scrap sister city agreement with Beijing
How Vietnamese drug kingpins run Britain’s lucrative marijuana trade worth US$3.2 billion a year
US and China set on ‘decoupling’ amid their clash of civilisations, Singapore Forbes forum told
China harvesting data on global scale, Australian report warns
Xinhua, People’s Daily take Hong Kong’s Hospital Authority to task over its response to a doctor’s arrest during Sunday’s protests
Hong Kong supermarkets dishing out clear plastic bags often with little regard for levy, green group survey finds
After turning down Coca-Cola, Vietnamese drinks maker THP now seeking US$3bn partner
23 spice products sold in Hong Kong have cancer-causing substances: consumer watchdog
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam condemns US senator Josh Hawley for ‘totally irresponsible’ police state comment
Hong Kong’s largest police group threatens legal action to prevent officers’ names appearing on District Council election registry
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam insists election date unchanged despite ‘political’ vandalism of pro-Beijing offices
Typhoon Hagibis: death toll rises to 66 as rescuers continue search for missing residents
China’s biggest oil refiner to reduce operations after freight rates for supertankers from the Persian Gulf to China skyrocket
Nurses sacked after child dies from wrong medicine in China
Hong Kong protester arrested for attempted murder of police sergeant is De La Salle pupil
Gas demand growth in China slows as economy hits consumption
Chinese state media plays catch-up and says Beijing and Washington are on same page on trade talks
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she expects police to submit full report to coroner on death of 15-year-old girl, that has triggered violence and conspiracy theories
Ukraine probe: John Bolton was so alarmed by Rudy Giuliani’s ‘drug deal’ he asked aide to alert White House lawyers
China's economy cause of growing concern in Beijing as US-China trade war takes toll on growth
Japan’s secret weapon against childhood obesity: school lunches
Philippine powerhouse Ayala says it may look outside the founder’s family for a chief executive to lead it into the future
Office tenants in Singapore’s central business district push back on landlords’ attempt to raise rental charges
The odds are not in Macau’s favour even as the world’s casino hub considers opening a stock market to diversify economy
China’s pork crisis sends consumer inflation rising to the brink of Beijing’s limit, highest level for six years
Hong Kong woman cleared in jaywalking trial that finally ends after nearly two years
Japan’s ‘koban’ police boxes have helped curb crime but officers on duty need more protection
Hong Kong Golf Club swings into action for Cup of Kindness in support of Operation Santa Claus and other good causes
Owners of villas and luxury homes turn to daily leases to find tenants to occupy their investments as buyers stay away
‘Not feasible to relaunch a debate on universal suffrage now,’ Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam tells EU, according to internal report
Xi Jinping’s trip to India and Nepal seen as much-needed win for China at critical time
Why chanting popular slogan ‘Liberate Hong Kong; revolution of our times’ could sink chances of district council election hopefuls
Sun Hung Kai, CK Asset to launch 453 flats on the same day, vying for buyers’ cheques as Hong Kong’s property downturn looms
Hong Kong’s supermarkets explore plastic-free solutions at local forum, but are they open to the change?
China to send Wang Qishan to Japanese Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement
Hong Kong protests: American Chamber of Commerce urges government to step up reconciliatory efforts to save city’s reputation from getting damaged permanently
Will Carrie Lam deliver a business-as-usual policy address or will she show political courage to go for big bang measures?
Shinzo Abe’s rivals warn against political pardons to mark Japanese Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement
White cop who fatally shot black woman in her Texas home resigns, faces criminal charges
Trump to sanction Turkey after he gave green light to Syria invasion
Authors Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo share 2019 Booker prize
Police hunt suspected kingpin of massive Asian meth syndicate: a China-born Canadian in the ‘same league as El Chapo’
Why furious Pope Francis forced his top bodyguard to resign
Uganda denies plan to revive its ‘Kill the Gays’ law amid global concern
Violent clashes erupt at Barcelona airport after Spain jails Catalan separatist leaders
US-China trade talks to resume next week, eyeing to clinch ‘phase one’ deal during November forum
Classes suspended at Hong Kong Design Institute after students vandalise campus demanding surveillance footage of classmate found dead in sea
Hong Kong protests: can other disciplined services lend manpower support to city’s beleaguered police force?
Brexit hangs in the balance as EU demands more concessions from Boris Johnson


Premier Li Keqiang’s snack stop highlights impact swine fever has taken on Chinese pork supplies
Reunion on a front lawn in United States for ‘sisters’ adopted from China
How military technology helped spark a robot revolution in China’s firework factories
US President to watch violent fake video of Trump-like figure shooting critics
China ‘must ensure its own food security’, but soybean imports to continue
Gaming firms Riot and ESL warn employees not to discuss politics after row over Blizzard’s decision to suspend Hong Kong gamer
Hong Kong adopts its version of ‘quantitative easing’ to release up to HK$300 billion to buttress economy against downturn
1,000 policemen on guard as Pakistan welcomes Prince William and Kate Middleton
Hong Kong protesters fill Chater Garden and spill onto nearby roads in Central, calling for United States to pass democracy act
Paedophile Richard Huckle who abused Malaysian children found dead in UK prison
Hong Kong’s MTR rolls out sturdy sliding gates at station exits in bid to prevent further vandalism
Singapore and Asia-Pacific first globally for number of female CEOs as more women make it to the top jobs, Credit Suisse finds
US senator Josh Hawley urges Hong Kong’s protesters to shun violence in their anti-government demonstrations
Criminal lawyer Edwin Choy opens up on resignation from Hong Kong Bar Association, saying his outlook on protest violence diverged too much from others
Chinese fake goods seller caught after her mother used ‘Louis Vuitton’ bag to do her shopping
Trio win Nobel Economics Prize for work on poverty
NBA games return to China screens but Houston Rockets not included
Hong Kong is numbed to and overwhelmed by the violence it is immersed in. Our society needs the love and compassion only a mother can bring
K-pop and f (x) star Sulli, who spoke out against cyberbullying, found dead in her home
Spain jails Catalan leaders up to 13 years for sedition
Off-duty Hong Kong police given pepper spray after officers left slashed, assaulted in increasingly violent clashes
Hong Kong’s smaller companies are not ready to face cybersecurity threats, warns Chubb Insurance
China restaurant gas explosion leaves nine dead and 10 injured
South Korean justice minister Cho Kuk quits after corruption scandal provoked mass protests
Hunter Biden’s China investment firm is small fish in China’s private equity pond
Beijing used ‘visa blackmail’ to try and stop Taiwan visit, US congressman claims
Hong Kong’s anarchy cries out for a forceful response
Vietnam blocks ‘Abominable’ film over depiction of Beijing’s nine-dash line in South China Sea
Australian PM Scott Morrison slammed for ‘doing Beijing’s work for it’ and mishandling China ties
South Korea will send snipers to the border to shoot pigs infected with African swine fever
Filipino artist Carlos Celdran, convicted of blasphemy against the Catholic Church, dies aged 46
Protesters accuse Hong Kong school of ‘suppressing students’ with black face mask ban
Who’s Son Heung-min? Korean derby in Pyongyang highlights divide between north and south
Going, going, still no takers?China’s small, indebted local banks fail to attract buyers at auction, even at half price
Hong Kong protests: driver working for Now News held by police after being hit by suspected beanbag round
Rubble trouble: China counts the environmental cost of its construction boom
China’s exports suffer biggest drop since February, as US trade war continues to hammer economy
Hong Kong man with learning disabilities arrested during protests was denied treatment for 15 hours by police, his lawyer says
Hotel revenues could halve, warns S&P, as conference participants, tourists give protest-hit Hong Kong a miss
Hong Kong Golf Club aims to raise millions more with charity rounds for Operation Santa Claus and other good causes
Saudi Aramco invests in making cleaner internal combustion engines for vehicles as it doubles down on oil ahead of jumbo IPO
Demand for Hong Kong flights in smaller decline than expected during protests, American Airlines says
Singapore avoids recession: what does it mean for Lee Hsien Loong’s election timetable?
‘Fake news’ and Hong Kong protests: in the psychological war for hearts and minds, disinformation becomes a weapon used by both sides
China’s truck drivers say they are forced to overload vehicles to survive despite fatal road collapse
Singapore’s MRT railway revival bodes well for ruling PAP, but can it last?
Celebrations as outsider academic Kais Saied set for landslide Tunisia presidency win, exit polls show
Nationalist right wing Law and Justice party wins second term in Polish elections
Why US businesses should be worried about China’s corporate social credit system
Texas family seeks answers after white police officer kills black woman inside her home
More than 100,000 Japanese rescuers work through the night as Typhoon Hagibis death toll climbs
Kurdish fighters announce deal with Syria to deploy troops near Turkish border
‘The clock is ticking’: EU warns a lot of work still to be done before Brexit deal
Israel asks Vladimir Putin to pardon US-Israeli woman jailed for Moscow airport transit drugs
Donald Trump orders major withdrawal of US forces from northern Syria, days after vows to not ‘abandon’ regional partners


Hong Kong protesters go on yet another rampage, attacking police, meting out mob justice and trashing train stations and mainland China-linked businesses
Pakistan PM Imran Khan urges Iran and Saudi Arabia to avoid further escalation during visit
Plans for ‘offshore renminbi Nasdaq’ in Macau submitted to Beijing
Chinese President Xi Jinping warns that anyone trying to split any part of country will be crushed
Will China’s revised cybersecurity law put foreign firms at risk of losing their secrets?
Hunter Biden quits Chinese firm’s board and promises to avoid foreign work if father Joe wins US presidential election
Xi Jinping promises to step up Chinese support for Nepal as two-day visit concludes
North Korea demands Japan pay compensation for ‘gangster act’ of sinking fishing boat
Hong Kong chief secretary appeals to opposition lawmakers to cooperate in boosting city’s economy and improving people’s livelihoods
UK gets tough on domestic abuse as ‘helpless’ Chinese women suffer in silence
India’s concerns about RCEP remain the major obstacle to world’s largest trade deal
Game over? Meet the Chinese NBA fans calling time out over Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet
Why Beijing chooses to wait for a natural turning point in Hong Kong’s protest crisis
Could Hong Kong protests sway the Canadian election?
Hong Kong security chief John Lee refuses to step down over government’s failure to quell protests
Flash mob protests flare up across Hong Kong as groups smash shops, block roads and railway
Sharp drop in foreign visitors keen to spot Hong Kong’s endangered pink dolphins, as tourism slump caused by protests takes its toll
Troops deployed as protesters turn Ecuador’s capital into a war zone
Japan, Thailand and Singapore benefit as Chinese tourists skip Hong Kong over golden week
President Xi Jinping looks to ‘upgrade China-Nepal relations’ during two-day visit
Canada PM Justin Trudeau wears bulletproof vest at campaign event after threat
‘Isis version two’: Malaysia, Indonesia fear return home of fighters jailed in Syria after Trump’s troop withdrawal
Death and life in ‘widows village’ in the heart of China’s ‘dust lung’ country
Choices for the terminally ill: define clearly who is mentally fit to decide end-of-life treatments, says former Hong Kong minister
Typhoon Hagibis: military deployed after monster storm smashes Japan
China’s National Day show of military muscle risks backfiring
Activists in Ghana lead two-year fight against Chinese bauxite mine plan for pristine rainforest
From email alerts to working from home, financial companies are implementing contingency plans as protests rage in Hong Kong
Singapore’s IVF fertility drive: symbolic but ultimately impotent?
Proposed changes to Hong Kong law promise the terminally ill a more dignified end, in familiar surroundings, instead of being sent to die in hospital
As Duterte’s drugs war rages on in the Philippines, nation’s children are paying the price
How China is relying on Russia to achieve ‘strategic stability’ with the US
100,000 evacuated as firefighters battle to contain southern California blazes
European football’s governing body UEFA will ‘examine’ Turkey footballers’ military salute
Venezuela denies entry of Guatemala’s president-elect ahead of planned meeting with opposition leader Juan Guaido
France and Germany halt arms exports to Turkey as international condemnation for Syria offensive grows
Do Africa’s emerging nations know the secret of China’s economic miracle?
Donald Trump defends his lawyer Rudy Giuliani amid reports of federal investigation
Pro-Turkey rebels ‘execute’ nine civilians in Syria, monitor claims, amid international outcry over Erdogan’s offensive
Tens of thousands march in European cities to protest against Turkey’s continuing Syria offensive
Several hurt in shooting during funeral service at US church


Foreign NBA fans stick to basketball as Lakers take on Nets in a China tweet storm
Chinese scientists create landmark spotting navigation system for drones that could rival GPS
Vice-chairman Edwin Choy of Hong Kong Bar Association resigns over body’s stance on anti-government protest crisis
US senator Ted Cruz accuses Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam of cancelling meeting with him out of ‘weakness’ and ‘fear’ of anti-government protesters
K-pop band BTS gives rocking performance in Saudi Arabia
Clock ticks for China and US to hammer out details of partial trade deal
Hong Kong equality watchdog calls for more cultural sensitivity after Islamic expression is daubed on roads during protests
At least four dead in Brooklyn shooting
Elderly Hongkongers protest outside police headquarters in Wan Chai in support of alleged abuse victims
Hong Kong’s ‘revolution of our times’ is devouring its own children
Blizzard says ties with China not at play in ban on pro-Hong Kong protests Hearthstone contestant
As coastguard boats circle, Vietnam prepares for bigger challenge in South China Sea
Inside China’s sex trade: seduction, sympathy, survival, and pride in ‘emotional labour’ – prostitutes and their clients tell all to a Hong Kong academic
Indonesian minister Wiranto’s stab wound ‘reached his intestines’: government adviser
Call for crackdown on overloaded trucks after deadly highway collapse in China
Xi, Modi agree to manage differences, shore up China-India ties at Chennai summit
US-China ‘partial’ trade deal sees tariff rise halted, progress on technology transfers
Hong Kong protests: petrol bombs thrown in MTR station as demonstrators take to streets again
Duterte’s spokesman takes three-hour commute to work after accepting public transport dare
Government scrambles to protect election candidates from doxxing in coming Hong Kong district council polls, with need for home address registration scraped
China’s internet regulator praises whistle-blowers for keeping cyberspace free of ‘harmful’ content
‘No space to mourn’: the destruction of Uygur graveyards in Xinjiang
Can Duterte expand horizons of Philippine diplomacy and keep his Washington and Moscow plates spinning?
Lawyer of Indonesian journalist shot in the eye mulls legal action against Hong Kong police over ‘failure’ to bring guilty to book
Dicing with death to deliver a meal: how South Korea’s appetite for ordering in endangers drivers
Donald Trump’s acting US homeland security chief Kevin McAleenan steps down
When extra days wouldn’t spur Chinese consumers to spend, retailers open late into the night to loosen purse strings
The NBA’s row with China should be a lesson to the US – free speech should not be used in defence of rioters
Beijing warns of more uncertainty in trade war negotiations despite ‘constructive’ talks in Washington
To die at home, or in hospital? Proposed changes to law aim to give Hongkongers more say on end-of-life care
Trump says latest US-China trade deal ‘very positive’ for Hong Kong, leaving protesters disappointed he did not back their cause
Ignore US conspiracy theories. Khan needs China-Pakistan Economic Corridor now more than ever
People urged to evacuate as Super Typhoon Hagibis on course to lash Japan
Is corporal punishment acceptable in Chinese schools? Government edict reopens debate
Older Hongkongers taking to online apps and social media for latest updates on protests, and some may join rallies too
As Xi meets Modi, Chennai’s Chinese community hope to witness the ‘Wuhan spirit’
If Hong Kong is to have a future as a plural society, both sides must say no to violence
For Xi Jinping, the biggest danger to the Communist Party is itself
Hong Kong teachers in the firing line over surge in students joining anti-government protests, getting arrested
Iran releases Maryam Mombeini, widow of Iranian-Canadian Kavous Seyed Emami, who died in Tehran prison
Brexit deal in sight as negotiators start to thrash out details
From Russia with guns: why is Southeast Asia buying arms from Moscow, not Washington?
The sad irony in Hong Kong protesters’ fight for democratic freedoms
Vocal Donald Trump critic Shepard Smith resigns from Fox News, with immediate effect
How would a no-deal Brexit impact British Overseas Territories?
Turkey vows to press on with Syria assault despite US threat of ‘very powerful’ sanctions
Mike Pompeo says Orwell’s 1984 coming to life in China’s Xinjiang
Xi Jinping and Narendra Modi bank on chemistry as they talk trade and terrorism
Canadian police took down a Hong Kong protester. Here’s what happened
Donald Trump called ex-Ukraine envoy Marie Yovanovitch ‘bad news’. Now she’s defying him to testify at impeachment inquiry
Donald Trump’s financial records must be turned over to Congress, appeal court rules
Hong Kong police hunt for radical anti-government group trying to use extortion to fund protest movement with cryptocurrency
Russia romances Southeast Asia with trade and arms, but it’s no match for China
Hongkongers form 2km human chain to protest against alleged police brutality as city braces for 19th straight weekend of demonstrations


Open University pushes back on Hong Kong police after officers allegedly arrive unannounced on campus to body search student
Russia jails US-Israeli woman Naama Issachar for 7½ years on drug charges
‘Demonising’ China could backfire on US in Southeast Asia, report warns
Hong Kong student who accused police of sexual violence against protesters has taken legal advice and plans further action
Donald Trump says ‘good things’ are happening at China trade talks, with ‘warmer feelings than in recent past’
China must boost research and education to ‘break US-imposed technology containment’, academic warns
Terror probe after mass stabbing at Manchester shopping centre
Amid headwinds, Greece gives Cosco green light for partial Piraeus port upgrade
Hong Kong retiree sentenced to two months jail for box cutter attack on schoolteacher during human chain demonstration
Hong Kong government unveils HK$10.5 billion plan to repair old residential buildings and lifts
Russia’s Alexei Leonov, first man to conduct spacewalk, dies
Singaporean man arrested over murder of wife and son in Malaysia
MTR Corporation rumbles back to life amid extensive repairs – but offers no date for full restoration of Hong Kong rail services
Donald Trump’s White House meeting with China’s top trade negotiator raises hopes for partial deal
Married chef in Hong Kong gets two years’ jail for duping single mother into ‘exorcism sex’
In new budget, Malaysia targets Chinese investments as tariff war rages on
China to give local governments bigger share of tax revenues to continue crucial infrastructure investments
Joshua Wong spurs Chinese embassies in Thailand and Singapore into PR action
Shouts and expulsions as Legislative Council meets for first time since building vandalised by anti-government protesters
Apple chief Tim Cook defends decision to pull Hong Kong mapping app saying it was being used to target police
New Philippines military chief sees no ‘shooting war’ in South China Sea despite disputes
MTR Corp and Airport Authority plan to offer rent cuts to retailers affected by Hong Kong protests
Protesting Hong Kong students warned they could be taking part in an illegal assembly by forming a human chain outside school
Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize
Shift in police tactics? Ex-commander of elite ‘Flying Tigers’ squad to be new operations chief overseeing handling of Hong Kong’s protest unrest
Red Sea attack: Iranian oil tanker hit by suspected missile strikes near Saudi coast
War games, Kashmir and a US$57 billion question: as Xi meets Modi, a look at the big issues
Hong Kong police buy new tear gas canisters from mainland China, including same hand-thrown model used by PLA’s anti-terrorism squad
Chinese kindergarten under investigation after forcing children to finish meals in the toilet
China is behaving badly and Australia won’t stand for it, minister says
Singapore opposition leaders liable for damages in US$24 million civil suit
Three dead in highway flyover collapse in eastern China
Firing of Chinese Facebook worker after colleague’s suicide at California HQ provokes fury
China launches environmental investigation in pollution-prone Hebei
Malaysia’s Sultan Muhammad V ‘did not abandon’ Russian beauty queen wife Oksana Voevodina
Hundreds take to street for lunchtime protest in business district of Hong Kong, disrupting traffic
Defiant protesters in Ecuador parade captured police amid deadly unrest
Chinese and US officials no closer to trade deal, but they can agree on takeaway lunch from Washington restaurant
US-China trade war leads to fierce battle for skilled labour in Vietnam
Citywide hunt on for knife-wielding man who injured four women in Hong Kong park
Turkey says over 200 dead, thousands displaced in its attack on US-allied Kurds in Syria
Apple CEO Tim Cook defends decision to remove Hong Kong maps app in memo to staff
Auction house Sotheby’s raises over US$400 million in sixth straight autumn sale as phone, online bids offset drop in visitors amid protests
Saudi Aramco, planning to launch world’s largest IPO, says its growth lies in natural gas, refining and chemicals
Hong Kong’s hatred of mainlanders feeds the xenophobic undercurrents of its protests
South Korean justice chief scandal inflames anger at country’s ‘golden spoon’ elites
Hong Kong’s mall owners push back at tenants’ pleas to cut rents even as retail sales shrink amid unrelenting protests
Hong Kong happiness declines, survey shows, with quality of life sinking and ‘alarming’ results for mental health amid protest crisis
US blacklists South Africa’s Gupta family over ‘widespread corruption’
World’s tiniest lunar rover to explore moon on legs rather than wheels
Donald Trump’s China adviser Michael Pillsbury gathered information from Beijing on Hunter Biden, report says
Americans more open to China than Washington seems to be, survey shows
Chinese lack of ‘policy pragmatism’ would be biggest threat to long-term growth, veteran economist says
Steer clear of India-Pakistan dispute over Kashmir, New Delhi warns Beijing
Let the IPCC do its job of evaluating police conduct during the protests before taking the next step, an independent inquiry included
Instagram influencer Emily Mei stopped at Los Angeles airport over 20 bags of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos snacks
How two women’s rights crusaders found support and suppression in China
EU nationals could be deported if they don’t apply to stay after Brexit, British security minister Brandon Lewis warns
Donald Trump confirms al-Qaeda’s ‘underwear bomb’ mastermind Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri killed in Yemen
Boris Johnson and Irish PM Leo Varadkar see ‘pathway’ to Brexit deal after ‘very positive’ meeting
US charges two Ukraine-linked businessmen who helped Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani investigate Joe Biden
Verizon CEO warns against separate 5G standards, saying the world would suffer
Syrian invasion: Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatens to flood Europe with millions of refugees as world leaders denounce attack
France seeks extradition of Chilean man suspected of killing Japanese ex-girlfriend Narumi Kurosaki
Four Sham Shui Po residents charged in ‘lucky bag’ vote-buying scheme involving pro-Beijing official in last year’s Legislative Council by-elections
Nearly a third of Hong Kong protesters arrested over past four months of unrest aged under 18, city’s No 2 official reveals, calling trend ‘heartbreaking’


Chinese University vice chancellor Rocky Tuan grilled by hundreds of angry students who demand more support for classmates arrested in anti-government protest crisis
Japan travel chaos expected as flight cancellations set to hit Tokyo airports ahead of Typhoon Hagibis
China’s yuan rallies after report currency pact may be included in interim US trade war deal this week
Hong Kong protesters gather to mark Taiwan’s celebration of 108th anniversary of Republic of China in a show of defiance against Beijing
German attacker had planned to blow up synagogue in ‘massacre’ on Yom Kippur
NBA row heightens foreign companies’ fears they could cross China’s ever-shifting red lines
Donald Trump says he will meet with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He at White House on Friday
Hong Kong protests: students from at least two elite schools wave US and revolutionary flags on campus while others wear black for Dress Casual Day
Founder’s daughter hits out at Hong Kong protesters over vandalism of Maxim’s outlets, blaming education system for failure to instil sense of Chinese identity in locals
Kazakhstan jails China expert for 10 years for treason
Xi has an eye on Kashmir. Is Modi watching Hong Kong, Xinjiang and the South China Sea?
Resources for scrapped Hong Kong tourist events – such as Cyclothon and Wine & Dine Festival – could be redeployed to struggling travel sector, commerce chief Edward Yau says
Dim prospects for deal as China and US resume trade war talks
China slimming down Belt and Road Initiative as new project value plunges in last 18 months, report shows
US politician accused of running adoption scam trafficking pregnant women from Marshall Islands
Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk and Austria’s Peter Handke win Nobel Prizes for literature
More than 40 per cent of Hongkongers want to emigrate amid ongoing protests, survey finds
Malaysian lawmakers arrested over alleged ties to Sri Lankan Tamil Tigers
China denies manipulating US firms as NBA dispute rumbles on
Apple’s China App Store pulls US news app that covered Hong Kong protests
Hong Kong protests: police have right to remove masks from reporters and patients at any time under new law, top brass tell frontline officers
‘No blackmail’ in phone call with Trump, Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelensky says
Hong Kong taxi driver beaten by mob after car rams into crowd of protesters in Sham Shui Po gives account of crash
For India, diplomacy with China flows through the barrel of a gun
Italian woman using pregnancy to evade arrest and Swedish children being allowed to ‘divorce’ their parents: headlines from 40 years ago
How must the savvy investor prepare, if the world turns bipolar and splits into economic halves around US and China by 2030?
Hong Kong’s dollar is immune to protests, in a blow to short sellers gunning for a rematch of their 1997 takedown of the currency
Chinese boy goes missing as mother plays mahjong
China court approves personal bankruptcy ruling that could pave the way for further debt cases
Japan braces for Super Typhoon Hagibis, causing two games to be cancelled at Rugby World Cup
The mystery of the other whistle-blower
China’s growth outlook cut by World Bank as US trade war continues to weigh on economy
Indonesian security minister Wiranto injured in stabbing by suspected IS radical: police
August worldwide air cargo shrinks for the 10th month, in longest losing streak since 2008, as trade war crimps shipments
Singapore will ban ads for sugary drinks in bid to tackle diabetes, reports says
Body of daughter found in Hong Kong after mother threatened to jump off building in Tin Shui Wai
Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen urges rejection of ‘one country, two systems’ model she says fails Hong Kong
Philippine police arrest 542 foreigners, mostly Chinese, in crackdown on illegal workers
In an about-face, Apple removes Hong Kong protest map app following China backlash
China’s ‘enormous Xinjiang rights violation’ happens in Xi Jinping’s name, Mike Pompeo says
US counterterrorism analyst charged after leaking Chinese missile secrets to journalist he dated
Hong Kong police launch probe after finding pistol and live ammunition in a car parked on street
1MDB scandal: Jho Low ‘spotted in Hollywood’ but Malaysia’s police chief doesn’t believe it
How NBA crisis crystallises US-China culture clash better than the trade war
Swedish tech firm Yubico hands Hong Kong protesters free security keys amid fears over police tactics online
US diplomat’s wife will not return to UK in crash death case, Donald Trump’s notes reveal
Hong Kong’s spiral of violence needs to end, for the sake of our young people and our future
Houston, we have a problem: what’s at stake for the NBA in the Hong Kong-China stand-off?
Carrie Lam’s mask ban is an ineffective stick for violent protesters. Where’s the carrot for moderate protesters?
China extends hand to Pakistan while reaching out to India
In Indonesia, Jokowi mulls whether to sideline opponents or build a broad coalition with electoral foe Prabowo
Hong Kong’s start-up scene is still a man’s world even if city tops the global ranks for gender diversity, women entrepreneurs say
James Foley beheading: US to take custody of two British Islamic State militants dubbed the ‘Beatles’
Heat is on for Carrie Lam to deliver goodie-laden, impactful policy address amid Hong Kong protest crisis but there’s also fear Legco may be besieged again
US senators propose tough sanctions on Turkey after Syria attack
Taiwan or the Republic of China? Island grapples with question of identity as Double Tenth celebrations play down nationalism
Unconvertible yuan is a drag on Shenzhen’s race to supplant Hong Kong’s unique role as China’s offshore financial centre
Foreign long-term residents over 50 must soon present proof of health insurance, Thailand says
US and China make no progress on key trade issues in two days of deputy-level talks, sources say
Will Trump’s tariffs forge a new EU-China alliance? Not unless Beijing bridges the gap on human rights and investment
Spanish firm Undercover Global accused of spying on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on behalf of US
Rescued from sex slavery, red tape traps Bangladeshi girls in India
US and China must play equal roles in removing nuclear weapons from Korean peninsula, ex-Chinese diplomat Yang Xiyu says
Jailed Tunisian presidential candidate Nabil Karoui freed days before election
For first time, Joe Biden calls for Donald Trump’s impeachment, saying president ‘has indicted himself’
EU working on last-gasp Brexit deal as Britain’s departure looms
EU cybersecurity report says members can ban firms from 5G networks – but declines to name China or Huawei