Author: John D.

Hong Kong artists shine with Cantonese songs at the Mid-Autumn Festival concert over the border

Hong Kong artists shine with Cantonese songs at the Mid-Autumn Festival concert over the border

A who's who of showbiz talent from Hong Kong teamed up with top performers from mainland China, Taiwan and Macau on Tuesday to host a concert of ma ...
China’s foreign loans pose risks to biodiversity and indigenous lands, a US study shows

China’s foreign loans pose risks to biodiversity and indigenous lands, a US study shows

Around two-thirds of China's foreign loans in the past decade posed risks to the environment, according to a new study Better to mitigate the risks ...
Indians blow up Britain’s “racist”, “unscientific” decision to quarantine vaccinated travelers on Covid-19

Indians blow up Britain’s “racist”, “unscientific” decision to quarantine vaccinated travelers on Covid-19

The UK's decision to quarantine visitors from India for 10 days, even if they are fully vaccinated against Covid-19, has been labeled "racist", "un ...
The World Bank review finds “Patterns of State Interference” in the scrped rankings of “Doing Business”

The World Bank review finds “Patterns of State Interference” in the scrped rankings of “Doing Business”

Weeks before the World Bank abandoned its flagship Doing Business ranking after a scathing independent investigation, a group of outside advisors r ...
China Debt: Evergrande Magnate Hui Ka-yan and the founder of Chinese Estates, Joseph Lau over the years

China Debt: Evergrande Magnate Hui Ka-yan and the founder of Chinese Estates, Joseph Lau over the years

Hong Kong's real estate tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung is one of the closest business allies of Chinese real estate tycoon Hui Ka-yan, in a friendship ...
Joe Biden emphasized in his speech to the United Nations that the US is again concentrating on “rule-based” global problems

Joe Biden emphasized in his speech to the United Nations that the US is again concentrating on “rule-based” global problems

Speaking to the United Nations on Tuesday, President Joe Biden will stress that the US is focused on issues that signal its return to the global st ...
China’s military: PLA in the Russian Ka-52K heavy attack helicopter market

China’s military: PLA in the Russian Ka-52K heavy attack helicopter market

China is considering purchasing three dozen Russian naval attack helicopters, a purchase that would "give wings" to the Chinese military's new gene ...
British Princess Beatrice welcomes her first child with husband Edoardo Melli Mozzi

British Princess Beatrice welcomes her first child with husband Edoardo Melli Mozzi

British Princess Beatrice, the granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth, gave birth to a baby, her first child with husband Edoardo Melli Mozzi, Buckingham ...