“Taiwan’s progress toward the legalization of same-sex marriage” is the most critical moment in...

Recently, The New York Times posted an article entitled “17 Things That Happened for the First Time in 2017”. 17 critical moments from this...

Citi Names Zoher Karu as Head of Asia Pacific Data and Analytics

Citi aims to be the best digital bank in the Aisia Pacific region. Recently, Citi not only launched its facebook fan page to expand...

China sentences prominent rights lawyer to 2 years in prison

BEIJING (AP) — A prominent human rights lawyer in China was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison on the vague charge of inciting...

China’s deep ties to Zimbabwe could grow after Mugabe era

HONG KONG (AP) — Under Robert Mugabe's decades-long rule over Zimbabwe, China grew into one of the African nation's biggest investors, trading partners and...

China proposes Myanmar solution

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – China proposed a three-phase solution on Sunday for Myanmar’s Rakhine state starting with a cease-fire, which is basically in place. Foreign...

Opposition party leaders looking to show their own colors

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Three relatively new opposition party leaders will be looking to distinguish themselves from the pack during three days of...

Philippines’ Duterte offers China 3rd telecom carrier slot

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to China an opportunity to operate a new, third telecommunications carrier in the country,...

Suu Kyi blames world conflicts on illegal immigration

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads...

Singapore to raise taxes as government spending increases

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) – Singapore will be raising its taxes as government spending on investments and social services grows, Prime Minister Lee Hsien...

House fire in southern Beijing suburb kills 19, injures 8

BEIJING (AP) — A fire at a building advertising low-cost rental apartments in a southern Beijing suburb killed 19 people and injured eight others,...