Now that Myanmar is opening to the outside world, good luck getting a hotel room.
Thursday, 22 March 2012
Wednesday, 21 March 2012
Tuesday, 20 March 2012
China's government sacked an ambitious senior official, Bo Xilai, after his attempt to block a criminal investigation involving his family, according to two former officials.
Communist Party leaders sacked Bo Xilai, the powerful party chief of metropolitan Chongqing, after being told that he had schemed to remove his police chief and impede a corruption investigation involving his family, according to a preliminary report on Mr. Bo’s actions circulated among government officials.
Monday, 19 March 2012
Sunday, 18 March 2012
Chinese state-owned firms, private corporations and wealthy individuals are buying European vineyards as they look to capitalise on a growing domestic thirst for foreign wine.
Embattled fung shui master Tony Chan Chun-chuen could be jailed for allegedly failing to disclose his assets, if a new legal action succeeds.
Juvenile bailed on suspicion of assault causing actual bodily harm after incident involving rival player, 12
Chongqing officials have closed ranks with the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) leadership, pledging loyalty to President Hu Jintao amid mixed feelings among the city’s residents about the dramatic sacking of their leader Bo Xilai.
Commentators split after dismissal of controversial party boss in Chongqing by central committee