Asia Adult Expo 2017: how Hong Kong is hub for China’s sex toy industry

Trade buyers from across the world flocked to Hong Kong this week to see everything from cheap Chinese sex dolls to S&M whips and...

Cambodia arrests nearly 400 Chinese and Taiwanese nationals over telecom fraud

Authorities in Cambodia have arrested nearly 400 Chinese and Taiwanese nationals this month on suspicion of operating a telecoms scam to defraud victims in...

Islamabad’s Chinatown

Islamabad, Pakistan -- In a bustling street in Pakistan’s capital the air is thick with the familiar smell of mutton sizzling on charcoal. The...

Umno Malays love Chinese the most, party info chief claims

KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 ― Umno information chief Tan Sri Annuar Musa asserted today that the Malay nationalist party loves the country’s ethnic Chinese...

Bhutan – the land where dragons roar

The mountains of Bhutan hold many secrets. You only have to climb its steep paths and cross its picturesque valleys to discover them.

The $100 Billion City Next to Singapore Has a Big China Problem

The dream of a Malaysian version of Shenzhen — largely funded by Chinese developers and buyers — with hotels, offices, golf courses, tech parks...

Pakistan: A slice of China in Islamabad

Restaurants, guesthouses and supermarkets are opening to cater for the influx of Chinese fuelled by the CPEC. Sitting in his open-air kitchen in the heart...

China’s appetite for pangolins fuels an illicit trade

The endangered species is considered a delicacy among China's nouveau riche and a curative in traditional medicine, but outlawed for export under international conservation...

Healthy China-Malaysia ties could hurt ethnic Chinese

President Xi Jinping this year described relations between China and Malaysia as the “best ever” in history, echoing what Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak...

Asian nations make plastic oceans promise

Nations responsible for much of the world's ocean plastic pollution have promised to start cleaning up their act. At a UN oceans summit, delegates from...

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