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Godfrey Gao, ‘Mortal Instruments’ Actor, Dies While Filming TV Show

When the 35-year-old performer and model collapsed with an apparent heart attack during filming for a strenuous, stunt-filled series, it set off a wave...

Taylor Swift to Perform in China at Alibaba Gala amid Hong Kong Protests

Swift is expected to perform Nov. 10 in Shanghai at an annual live concert event that typically draws international pop stars and celebrities who are...

Quentin Tarantino Won’t Recut ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ for China

The country's regulators pulled the film from the schedule a week before its release Oct. 25. Quentin Tarantino has no intention of recutting his Once Upon...

South Park offers mocking ‘apology’ to China over episode that criticised censors, re-education camps

The creators of satirical animated series South Park issued a mocking "apology" to China after media reports that episodes of the show were no...

‘We love China’: NBA star James Harden apologises for manager’s tweet supporting Hong Kong...

Several Chinese businesses are suspending ties with the Houston Rockets after the American basketball team's general manager expressed support for Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests. Daryl Morey...

Pompeo Urges Hollywood to Reject Chinese Censorship

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday urged Hollywood to resist Beijing pressure to censor American films in exchange for gaining access to Chinese...

Mulan: Disney aims to win over China with second take on the legend

There won't be songs or talking dragons, and the film's antagonist will be a Chinese sorceress, not an evil leader of the Hun army...

Hong Kong singer-activist Denise Ho urges U.N. to remove China from the Human Rights...

China is tightening its grip on Hong Kong and the territory’s autonomy and democratic freedoms are slipping away, a prominent Hong Kong activist told...

Chinese Star Fan Bingbing Calls Off Engagement After Tax Scandal

The actress shared the news of her split from actor Li Chen in a social media post, writing, "In one's lifetime, there are many...

How to watch Fox’s Trish Regan debate the trade war with Liu Xin of...

The long running trade war between the US and China has spooked global markets and provided much fodder for the broadcast media of both countries. It...

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Chinese nationals deported from Fiji were sex workers, not fraudsters: source

The 77 Chinese nationals deported from Fiji by uniformed Chinese police in August were sex workers, Background Briefing has been told, in a challenge...

China’s Xi Faces Power Plays Ahead of Leadership Reshuffle

As 3,000 lawmakers from across China descend on Beijing for an annual meeting of the world’s largest legislature, President Xi Jinping needs to portray...

China has threatened to cut Australian imports by billions of dollars

THE Chinese government has warned it could cut Australian imports by billions of dollars. The state-run Global Times newspaper issued a lengthy editorial today slamming the nation,...

Hong Kong elections: Carrie Lam voted leader amid claims of China meddling

China’s preferred candidate has won the heavily restricted election for a new leader of Hong Kong in a contest that pitted popular appeal against...

Trump Opens New Front in His Battle With China: International Shipping

President Trump plans to withdraw from a 144-year-old postal treaty that has allowed Chinese companies to ship small packages to the United States at...

China urged to make Australia ‘feel the pain

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has arrived in China with 200 business people, a sign of thaw in frosty relations with its major trading partner. As tensions...

Western content is heading to Chinese social media feeds

Chinese social media users will soon benefit from a flood of new international content entering their feeds. That's thanks to recent tie-ups between local social...

Inside the seedy world of China’s underground vice clubs where prostitution is rife and...

Despite China's ban on strip clubs and sex work, nightclubs still find ways to appeal to guest's more base desires. TAKE a peek inside China’s...

Traders expecting resilient Chinese GDP

Chinese exports will remain the backbone of growth in the world's second largest economy thanks to a gravity-defying property boom and higher government infrastructure...

Chinese economy is collapsing with coronavirus; the world is also suffering

Walking through Beijing's near-empty streets, one can easily feel the chill when movement for much of China's 1.4 billion population is, to a large extent,...

BMW expects China sales growth to be around 10 percent this year

BMW Group (BMWG.DE) expects sales in China to grow around 10 percent this year while global sales are likely to climb 5 percent to...

How people spend time on social platforms globally, in 5 charts

Facebook and Google may suck up the majority of audience and digital advertising share, but they’re not the only social platforms showing growth. Here’s a...

China’s blue skies target may make for winter gas crunch

Chinese President Xi Jinping's government has beaten expectations in its drive to help clear the nation's notoriously smoggy skies by burning less coal and...

Deadly earthquake strikes China’s Sichuan province, death toll rises to 13

  CHINA has been rocked by two big earthquakes, the first striking in the southwestern Sichuan province last night and the second striking this morning...

Prominent rights activist Xu Zhiyong freed from Chinese jail

One of China's most prominent rights activists was released by the authorities on Saturday after serving a four-year sentence that prompted international criticism, with...

Breaking! CCP has the latest plan for Hong Kong: agree to the five demands.

Dear friends! The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has a new plan to resolve the Hong Kong crisis. Yesterday afternoon New York time or early morning...

China’s imports surge 37% in January, exports jump 11%

China reported a 36.9 percent jump in imports and a rise of 11.1 percent in exports — both in dollar terms — for the month...

Cyberattack Spreads in Asia; Thousands of Groups Affected

HONG KONG — A global cyberattack spread to thousands of additional computers on Monday as workers logged in at the start of a new...

Chinese Tycoon’s Daughter Challenges Hong Kong Over Asset Freeze

The daughter of exiled Chinese property tycoon Guo Wengui is seeking the release of assets that she says Hong Kong police have frozen as...

China built the world’s largest telescope, but has no one to run it

"Most astronomers in the United States do not like to work abroad." During the second season of The Big Bang Theory, the aspiring actress Penny borrows money from...