Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: All you need to know about symptoms and risks

Countries around the world are stepping up efforts to tackle the new coronavirus that has killed tens of thousands.

China

Timeline: How the new coronavirus spread

More than 5.5 million coronavirus cases confirmed worldwide, with at least 348,000 deaths and two million recoveries.

Coronavirus pandemic

What happens if you catch the new coronavirus?

What we know so far on what COVID-19 does to the human body in cases of infections and deaths.

What happens if you catch the new coronavirus?

Health

Coronavirus: All you need to know in 500 words

Virus reported to have originated in China's Wuhan has killed more than 348,000 people and infected 5.5 million.

Media

UK regulator censures China's CGTN for Hong Kong coverage

British media regulator Ofcom says it was 'minded' to sanction the Chinese channel after hearing its defence.

UK regulator censures China's CGTN for Hong Kong coverage

NewsFeed

Couple reunited with missing son after 32-year search

This Chinese couple have been reunited with their missing son after a 32-year search.

AJ Impact

Macau's Stanley Ho, the 'king of gambling', dies at 98

Ho's fortunes were tied to China's rise and he transformed backwater Macau into the world's biggest gambling hub.

Macau's Stanley Ho, the 'king of gambling', dies at 98

China

In land of big data, China sets individual privacy rights

China's parliament is set to approve a new law enshrining individuals' right to privacy and protection of personal data.

In land of big data, China sets individual privacy rights

Hong Kong

Carrie Lam says security laws will not affect Hong Kong freedoms

Hong Kong leader tries to dispel fears about China's move to impose national security legislation on the city.

Carrie Lam says security laws will not affect Hong Kong freedoms

AJ Impact

Oil rises: OPEC+ to talk soon about steadying global markets

Despite recent uptick in prices, Brent and WTI are down around 45 percent from their pre-coronavirus peaks.

Oil rises: OPEC+ to talk soon about steadying global markets

AJ Impact

Gold prices in China fall as net imports from Hong Kong drop

Net imports in April crashed by about 176 percent to minus 10.3 tonnes versus the previous month, data showed on Monday.

Gold prices in China fall as net imports from Hong Kong drop

AJ Impact

AMLO believes China's economic slowdown may be Mexico's gain

China's economy could post its weakest growth in years in 2020, according to analysts.

AMLO believes China's economic slowdown may be Mexico's gain

AJ Impact

Hong Kong stocks extend slide on China concerns

China's proposal to impose a new security law on Hong Kong has rattled investors in Asia.

Hong Kong stocks extend slide on China concerns

Hong Kong protests

Crackdown as HK security chief warns of growing 'terrorism'

Pro-Beijing officials expect no delays to the passage of new law amid signs the annual June 4 vigil will be banned.

Crackdown as HK security chief warns of growing 'terrorism'

Hong Kong

US says China's HK national security law could lead to sanctions

Critics say the new law would infringe on Hong Kong's autonomy and the civil liberties of its residents.

US says China's HK national security law could lead to sanctions