Abbott met with bureaucrats to go over his border security plans and said his first priority would be to repeal the unpopular carbon tax.
The delights and flavors of the world's leading cities are coming to Beijing with the opening of a center dedicated to replicating what tourists will see.
Low-cost programs in some European and Asian countries, costing no more than 100,000 yuan ($16,340) per year.
They already endure staggering levels of street crime. Now, Venezuelans have something new to fear - muggers who chop off their hair.
The American bank has been reducing its shares in CCB since 2009, gaining nearly HK$210 billion, 1.2 times its purchase costs.
Australian election front-runner Tony Abbott vowed on Wednesday that Asia will be his main foreign policy focus if he assumes office.
Officials nationwide have been warned not to spend public money on gifts such as luxury moon-cakes
Drafted by the Ministry of Education, the guideline aims to establish a way to prevent teachers from breaching professional ethics.
It has not been assigned a specific mission and defense officials described the move as "prudent positioning".
Zhang will co-direct a film about a legendary beauty from 1,400 years ago with Tian Zhuangzhuang.
How to effectively regulate content on the Internet and manage new media have become major issues for China and other Eurasian countries.
Beijing's traffic authorities will use motorbikes and helicopters as part of a series of measures to tackle heavy traffic in September.