A new report from the World Bank argues that a better financing system is needed to reduce emissions in China.
A group of Tibetan earthquake victims in China say they're being threaten with removal to make way for an eco-tourism center.
Instead of burning paper money to honor their deceased relatives, many Chinese people are choosing to just write a check.
China's hungry infrastructure claims yet another victim.
In the realm of tall bridges, Aizhai takes first place as the world's longest.
Themed real estate developments have spread urban mimicry all over the world. But why do we want these places?
The world's most populous nation is an industrial powerhouse, but it has not yet transitioned to a knowledge-based economy.
Also, Hong Kong bans pregnant "birth tourists" from the mainland; New York City's public schools try to avoid using test words like "dinosaur" and "Christmas"; and Britain bans... something.
We'd love to get from New York to Beijing in 2 hours, but we won't hold our breath.
An Australian-based architect with a China-heavy portfolio talks about the differences in building trends between the two countries.
Couples that travel the same way to work are happier together, a new study in the U.S. and China concludes.
Better care is needed for rural-to-urban migrant workers, a new review concludes.
According to a new study, it's not just cheap labor that big tech companies are drawn to.
Beijing's street vendors are offering goldfish and small turtles sealed inside plastic trinkets for your amusement.
The nation's infamous two-tier classification system prevents rural migrants from rising up in cities.
An American in India, advising cities on how to avoid traffic hell.
Also, Bogota outlaws public handguns; L.A. says no to beach football; a palm-reading aptitude test is no longer acceptable in China; and Hoboken bans Snookie.
Space restraints have led to new rituals in Far Eastern cities.
According to a new report, the country could face major food and water shortages thanks to climate change