Trading in credit default swaps is unlikely to trigger a substantial correction in China's property market, economists said on Tuesday, saying that concerns that speculators would use credit default to short the market were unfounded.
Taiwan is expected to see fewer mainland tourists during the upcoming National Day holiday, as cross-Straits relations remain in stalemate.
Prison terms have been handed down to several members of the Mentuhui (Disciples Sect) cult for organizing a cult and causing deaths, according to the central leading group for the prevention and handling of cult-related activities on Tuesday.
China and India on Tuesday held their first dialogue on anti-terrorism and security.The two sides exchanged opinions on the international and regional security situation and their respective anti-terrorism systems, mechanisms and legislation.
Japan said Tuesday it would relax its visa regulations for visitors from China starting October 17.
China has recently issued a guideline to improve "the quality and public credibility of law enforcement."
Egypt picked up the recently sunken migrant boat on Tuesday with extra 26 bodies found inside to raise the death toll to 195 so far, state-run Al-Ahram official news website reported.
Repair work has severely damaged the natural image of the Great Wall in Suizhong county, Liaoning province, despite the work's strengthening effect, officials said.
Researchers have successfully carried out the process of giving birth to a baby using a controversial "three-parent baby" technique, and the boy has shown no signs of disease by far, the New Scientist, a Britain-based science magazine, reported on Tuesday.
China's foreign ministry called on Singapore to respect China's stance on the South China Sea issue on Tuesday, a further indication that China is upset about Singapore's enthusiasm for an increasing U.S. presence in the Asia-Pacific region.