British Virgin Islands under pressure

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Money laundering crackdown prompts switch from BVI incorporations

Uighur activist goes on trial in China

Case against Ilham Tohti comes amid crackdown on dissent

‘Maritime silk road’ a boon for Sri Lanka

South Asian island benefits from ever closer ties with China

China stimulus: is it or isn’t it?

It is too soon to call country’s liquidity injection a stimulus measure

China central bank in $81bn injection

Latest move to prop up world’s second-biggest economy

North Korea as ‘The Truman Show’

One needs to be wary of impressions gleaned from Pyongyang, a showcase city

China takes anti-graft drive overseas

Disciplinary body seeks to quiz suspects in New Zealand

(101111) -- GUANGZHOU, Nov. 11, 2010 (Xinhua) -- The last torchbearer Zhong Nanshan (L) and deputy mayor of Guangzhou Cao Jianliao light the cauldron during the torch relay for the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, Nov. 11, 2010. (Xinhua/Liang Xu)

Dilemma over China’s overseas probes

Liberal democracies face challenge as alleged fugitives flee

Hong Kong tycoons in second US donation

Gift to USC following $350m Harvard pledge

New Zealand spies on public, says Snowden

Premier forced on defensive over claims as election looms

China practises democracy in class

Primary school voting is to teach pupils responsibility

Widodo urged to fast-track reform

De facto head of Shanghai FTZ departs

Departure of Dai Haibo underlines concerns about the zone

HK split on Beijing’s democracy proposals

Poll shows almost 50% think plan should be vetoed

Asian entrepreneurs race to US and Europe

Wealthy individuals seek stability, survey finds

US citizen given hard labour in N Korea

Matthew Miller accused of acts hostile to the regime

Car quirk quandary for Myanmar

Wrongly configured vehicles pit east against west

Chinese economy faces more pressure

Industrial output data add to doubts over growth target

Modi allure dims for multinationals

Investors reveal frustration with lack of reform in India

May to relax UK transit visa regime

Move branded insufficient by air industry seeking Chinese trade