November 25th @ 4:47 PM GMT
Yahoo! The Chinese electronics maker is laying the groundwork for direct sales to US consumers, executive Hugo Barra tells Reuters. (Business)
November 28th @ 4:09 AM GMT
Yahoo! Differing Chinese and Western expectations over marriage provided the inspiration for Zhang Mo's directorial debut, ''Suddenly Seventeen,'' which she says is about encouraging young women to ''explore a little further'' before they settle down. (Entertainment)
November 25th @ 9:59 AM GMT
Reuters A growing independence campaign in Hong Kong is a terrible mistake that undermines the Chinese-ruled city's push for democracy and serves merely to provoke Beijing, Chris Patten, the last governor of the former British colony, said on Friday. (World)
November 25th @ 8:01 PM GMT
Yahoo! The Chinese electronics maker is laying the groundwork for direct sales to US consumers, executive Hugo Barra tells Reuters. (Business)
November 28th @ 7:06 AM GMT
Reuters The Global Times, China's nationalist state-owned tabloid, has warned that Singapore's ''hypocrisy'' over its military relationship with Taiwan could harm bilateral relations with China, according to an op-ed published on Monday. (World)
November 25th @ 2:31 PM GMT
Yahoo! A young couple in eastern Germany is on trial on charges they abducted, raped and killed a Chinese student this year. (World)
November 28th @ 2:52 PM GMT
Reuters Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, a buyout fund that agreed to acquire U.S.-based chip maker Lattice Semiconductor Corp for $1.3 billion earlier this month, is funded partly by cash originating from China's central government and also has indirect links to its space program, Chinese corporate filings show. (Technology)
November 28th @ 4:16 PM GMT
Reuters Silvio Berlusconi's holding company may ask the Chinese investors seeking to buy Italian soccer club AC Milan to make a further downpayment if the deal's closing is postponed, two sources close to the matter told Reuters on Monday. (Sports)
November 27th @ 11:35 AM GMT
Reuters Customers of a Chinese-owned Liechtenstein bank are being told by unknown blackmailers they must pay a portion of their savings or face having account details sent to finance authorities and the media, a German newspaper reported on Sunday. (Technology)
November 26th @ 5:33 PM GMT
Yahoo! Films from mainland China dominated this year's Golden Horse Film Awards in Taiwan, considered the Chinese-language equivalent of the Oscars, with two social dramas scooping up top honours on Saturday. Chinese director Zhang Dalei's black-and-white film, ''The Summer Is Gone'', was the biggest dark horse of the night, winning the coveted best picture award. Ten-year-old Kong Weiyi was awarded best new performer for his role in the film, which follows a boy growing up in a small town i... (Entertainment)
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