July 26, 2021 | 15:07
China reported 76 new coronavirus cases on Monday, the highest daily rise since January, including 40 domestic transmissions prompting authorities to test millions in eastern Jiangsu province.
June 22, 2020 | 14:44
BEIJING: China banned imports from a top US poultry producer and ordered a Beijing Pepsi factory to close on Sunday (Jun 21) as authorites clamped down on food production and distribution amid a new coronavirus cluster in the capital.
June 19, 2020 | 09:35
SHANGHAI: The delayed Chinese Super League (CSL) season is "shrouded in uncertainty", state media warned on Thursday (Jun 18), as a fresh coronavirus outbreak in Beijing throws the campaign into even further doubt.
June 18, 2020 | 09:03
BEIJING: Beijing's airports cancelled two-thirds of all flights on Wednesday (Jun 17) and schools in the Chinese capital were closed again as authorities rushed to contain a new coronavirus outbreak and warned infections may rise.
June 17, 2020 | 09:37
BEIJING: Beijing on Tuesday (Jun 16) urged its residents not to leave the city and closed schools again as authorities scramble to contain a "severe" new coronavirus outbreak in the city of 21 million people.
June 16, 2020 | 09:30
GENEVA: More than 100 cases of the novel coronavirus have been officially recorded in the fresh outbreak in Beijing, the World Health Organization said on Monday (Jun 15).
June 15, 2020 | 09:19
BEIJING: Beijing carried out mass testing for the coronavirus on Sunday (Jun 14) after a new outbreak in the city that prompted travel warnings across the country amid fears of a resurgence of the disease.
May 25, 2020 | 09:10
HONG KONG: Police fired tear gas and water cannon at thousands of Hong Kong protesters who gathered Sunday (May 24) against a controversial security law proposed by China, in the most intense clashes for months.
February 18, 2020 | 10:00
French fashion house Chanel said on Monday (Feb 17) it was postponing a show set for May in Beijing following an outbreak of a new coronavirus that has infected some 70,000 people across China.
January 25, 2020 | 21:02
A massive quarantine effort covering 13 cities was in effect in China on Saturday (Jan 25) aimed at containing a deadly virus, as the death toll climbed to 41 and the first cases of the disease were reported in Europe and South Asia.
January 20, 2020 | 21:53
An outbreak of a mysterious virus has not deterred millions of people in China from packing into crowded trains as they head home for the Chinese New Year - but some are donning masks as a precaution.
January 06, 2020 | 12:05
Vietnam Railways has launched the Hanoi-Beijing railway line on January 1, 2020 in a move to facilitate people’s travel demand.
September 29, 2019 | 17:32
Naomi Osaka said she had been "really riled up" as Japan's two-time Grand Slam champion reached the second round at the China Open on Sunday (Sep 29) despite being far from her best.
September 29, 2019 | 17:15
Beijing's new futuristic airport that resembles a giant starfish - opened days before the country celebrates the 70th anniversary of communist rule - promises to transform the Chinese capital into a major Asian aviation hub.
April 27, 2019 | 16:58
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the first session of the leaders' roundtable meeting of the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing, China, on April 27.