On February 27, Chinese President Xi Jinping embarked on his latest attention-grabbing initiative. After a sweeping anti-corruption campaign – which many see as an attempt to purge the party from adversaries – and a series of reforms, the government he leads is now beginning to tackle yet another thorny issue: the poor quality of Chinese football.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian authorities are clamping down on wealthy foreigners illegally buying real estate, ordering a Chinese billionaire to sell a Sydney mansion he recently bought for $30 million. The billionaire, Hui Ka Yan, is chairman of Hong Kong-listed real estate developer Evergrande Real Estate Group, which is
IRVINE, California (AP) — Federal agents are searching more than a dozen homes in a crackdown on an industry that helps pregnant Chinese women travel to the U.S. to give birth to American babies.
BEIJING (AP) — China’s legislative spokeswoman says the country’s military budget will grow by about 10 percent in the coming year.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino-British company says the Philippine government has ordered the suspension of all exploration at an offshore oil and gas field because of an ongoing territorial dispute with China.
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