China’s love of online shopping and cashless payment has gone a step further by moving into most unlikely territory – behind prison bars. Beijing Prison announced last month that it had added Alipay to the online payment services families...
China’s market regulator said on Friday that electric carmaker Tesla will recall over 14,000 Model S vehicles sold on the mainland to replace faulty airbags made by the now-defunct Japanese company Takata. The recall, which involves cars made between...
A video purportedly captured by a home security camera showing a nanny abusing a 10-month-old boy has gone viral in China, triggering a police investigation and an online conversation among working mothers. In the video, which is understood to...
The US Navy has not ruled out sending an aircraft carrier through the Taiwan Strait, despite military technology advances by China that pose a greater threat to its warships than ever before, the chief of America’s naval operations...
China’s economic growth rate for 2017 has been revised down to 6.8 per cent from 6.9 per cent as part of annual data revisions, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced on Friday. The estimated size of the economy...
The walls appear to be closing in on Huawei Technologies in the US, Europe and elsewhere, but founder Ren Zhengfei said he is not too worried. Speaking to reporters for a second time this week, the 74-year-old said that...
As night begins to fall, crowds gather near the top of Hongya Cave, a group of stilted buildings overlooking the Yangtze and Jialing rivers, both of which pass through the city of Chongqing in the west of China. They...
Canada is still conducting its security review of 5G telecommunications technology, and a decision on whether to restrict Huawei Technologies is still at least months away, people familiar with the plans say. Canada’s security agencies continue to study the...
A Chinese surgeon has become an online media sensation by posting videos of himself performing mock operations on pieces of fruit to raise awareness of the importance of precision surgery. Wang Yexiao, 31, who lives in China’s northernmost Heilongjiang...
Baidu is looking to attract more users to its flagship mobile app by partnering with the world’s most-watched TV show through the coming Lunar New Year holiday, as the Chinese search engine operator seeks to catch up to...

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