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'Hakka' children are arrayed in colourful ancient Chinese dress, with exaggerated make-up and elaborate head-dresses to honour the end of child sacrifice (Johannes Eisele / AFP).
AFP 16 Feb 2017
Looking like living dress-up dolls, elaborately costumed children are paraded through an eastern China village as...
Euro, Hong Kong dollar, U.S. dollar, Japanese yen, British pound and Chinese 100-yuan banknotes are seen in a picture illustration, in Beijing, China, January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
AFP 14 Feb 2017
Chinese bank lending surged in January, the central bank said Tuesday, as concerns grow that a flood of credit is...
New administrative capital to replace Cairo
Ola Noureldin 08 Feb 2017
Egypt's New Administrative Capital annulled its agreement with the China State Construction Engineering Cooperation...
Reuters 06 Feb 2017
China on Monday said it had "lodged representations" with the United States over Washington's new...
AFP 21 Jan 2017
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has entered into a digital partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC...
Reuters 16 Jan 2017
China will "take off the gloves" and take strong action if the US president-elect Donald Trump continues to...
Isn't she lovely? Humanoid robot Jia Jia looks strikingly real. Photos: AFP
 
 
 
AFP 14 Jan 2017
“Jia Jia” can hold a simple conversation and make specific facial expressions when asked, and her creator...
Reuters 13 Jan 2017
Blocking Chinese access to islands in the South China Sea would require the U.S. to "wage war", an...
CNN 12 Jan 2017
China is raising the stakes in the race for the 'tallest' man-made structures: six of the 10 tallest buildings...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 11 Jan 2017
EgyptAir is offering a 20 percent discount on tickets to some of the cities it covers, including some cities of the Far...