#China

China Sneezes, We All Catch Colds!

Stephen Fear | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK
Stephen Fear

We in the west can't afford for China to go into deep recession -the country's government is struggling to control this current economic sneeze but I am confident that it will.

Video Shows Four People Being Swallowed By Bus Stop Sink Hole

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

Surveillance video has emerged showing pedestrians waiting for a bus in China being swallowed by a sink hole after the pavement opened up beneath them...

UK's Top 100 Companies Claw Back £54B As China Cuts Interest Rates

PA | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

An interest rate cut by China's central bank intensified the stock market's rally as the FTSE 100 Index fought back from one of its worst sessions in ...

Black Monday Is Here And Damian McBride Thinks We're Totally F**ked

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK

Stock markets the world over plunged in value on Monday morning, andDamian McBride, Gordon Brown’s ex-head of communications and a former senior civ...

Five Things You Need To Know About 'Black Monday'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK

The world's second-largest economy tanked spectacularly this week, sending the Chinese stock market into free fall before causing shockwaves across th...

This Hilariously Cocky Rip Off Console Is A Lawsuit Waiting To Happen

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Tech

This is the OUYE, it's a games console that's made in China. Notice anything familiar about it? It is categorically not in anyway affiliated...

China Explosions: Mass Evacuations Ordered As Death Toll Reaches 104

AP | Posted 15.08.2015 | UK

Chinese authorities have ordered everyone within three kilometres of a warehouse full of hazardous chemicals to evacuate the area following several sm...

Japan: Sorry Seems to be The Hardest Word... to Accept

Alistair Burnett | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK
Alistair Burnett

Imagine German Chancellor Merkel visiting a war memorial honouring senior Nazis. You can't, can you? Yet Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, has done the equivalent, visiting the Yasukuni Shrine where high profile war criminals are commemorated.

Whale Shark Sliced Apart Alive After Being Hauled Into Market (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK

A live whale shark has been filmed being chopped into pieces in the Chinese province of Guangdong. The graphic, gruesome footage has been watched o...

This What The Shocking Explosion In China Looked Like From Space

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Tech

An explosion that has left 44 dead and 500 people injured in the north-eastern Chinese city of Tianjin, was so massive that it has been picked up fro...

Chinese City Hit By Giant Explosion Now Looks Like A Scene From The Apocalypse

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK

The north-eastern Chinese city of Tianjin has been reduced to a smouldering ruin after a massive explosion left at least 50 dead and 500 people injure...

A Huge Explosion, Detected From Space, Leaves 50 Dead

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti & Jack Sommers | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK

WATCH: Tianjin Explosion China: Shocking Footage Of Blast Tearing Through Port City A huge explosion at a container port in the northeastern city o...

Here's How The Amazing 'Sky Ladder' Firework Display Actually Works

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Tech

An amazing firework display which launches a glowing ladder into the sky has been developed by a Chinese artist. Cai Guo-Qiang designed the pyrotec...

China's Lawyer Arrests Prompt Concerns about Rule of Law

Sir Geoffrey Nice | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK
Sir Geoffrey Nice

The events of the past four weeks represent a significant and deliberate attack on the rights defence community, and reveal a lack of respect for the profession which is at odds with government rhetoric around rule of law.

How the Chinese Devaluation Will Affect the UK's Current Account Deficit

Michael Martins | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK
Michael Martins

Today's decision by the People's Bank of China (PBOC) to devalue the yuan by 2% and change the way Chinese currency policy works will have economic ra...

Google's New Owner Has Already Been Banned In China

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Tech

Google's announcement that it is being taken over by a new parent company called Alphabet took much of the world by surprise, however one county appea...

BoE Bank Rate Rise: The Case for the Whimper, Not the Bang

Michael Martins | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK
Michael Martins

The Bank of England must balance competing and intertwined global and domestic priorities. The longer it maintains low interest rates and high levels ...

Chinese School? No Thanks!

Frederika Roberts | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Frederika Roberts

Learning by rote does not foster innovative thinking, questioning the status quo, changing the world. It teaches children to be excellent at passing exams that were designed to test their ability to regurgitate facts. This is not knowledge, or intelligence, or analytical thinking.

Typhoon Soudelor Slams Into China With 100mph Winds And Torrential Rain

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.08.2015 | UK

China is enduring torrential rains and winds of 100mph after a powerful typhoon hit the southeast mainland on Saturday. Typhoon Soudelor had earli...

London-Bound Flight Forced To Make Emergency Landing After Running Out Of Fuel

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK

A passenger flight bound for London was forced to make an emergency landing in Amsterdam on Monday after running out of fuel. China Southern Airlin...

Cleaner Has Foot Amputated After Horrific China Escalator Incident

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK

A Chinese cleaner has had his foot amputated after it became stuck in an escalator in a shopping mall. Footage of the incident shows the man stumbl...

Home Office Make Up Criminal Conviction To Deny Chinese Activist A Visa

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK

Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei has been denied a UK visa because he had a “criminal conviction” - despite apparently never having been conv...

Parents Unknowingly Dress Kids In Clothes With Offensive Slogans

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Parents

Children as young as eight are wearing t-shirts covered in crude phrases and expletives because their parents are unable to read English, according to...

New Video Shows Staff Were Aware Of Escalator Fault That Killed Mother (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK

Shocking CCTV footage has emerged showing the moments before a woman fell to her death in an escalator accident at a shopping centre, confirming two m...

North Korean Ambassador Gives Charged Response To Iran Deal

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

Monday’s anniversary of the end of the Korean War was accompanied by the stock bellicose threats from Pyongyang to kill every American should they r...