BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Traditional Chinese medicine is taking off in countries like Thailand and Indonesia, where emigrants are helping to popularise the ancient practice.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Adam Williams has had two remarkable careers: one as a prominent British business figure in China and another as a best-selling author of Chinese historical fiction.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Beijing introduced a complete prohibition on sales last year, leading to drastic fall in the number of elephants being killed.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Late-stage lung cancer patients who have built up a tolerance to some drugs may have new hope thanks to two domestically developed medicines, doctors from Shanghai Chest Hospital said on Thursday.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – The world needs a deeper and better understanding of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era because it’s the foundation of China’s future development, foreign civil servants studying in China said on Thursday.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - After suffering from slow growth last year, automakers are upbeat about the industry’s outlook this year as they rev their engines and show off their new products at the Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) at the Jakarta International Expo in Kemayoran, Central Jakarta, on Thursday.

PHONGSALY, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Phongsaly town, located in the northernmost mountainous province of Laos, is hoping to entice more domestic and foreign tourists to enjoy its picturesque landscape.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Multiple infringements of financial principles and laws have been exposed in Laos after inspectors scrutinised unauthorised projects carried out by State departments.

JAKARTA (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos attaches great importance to Asean cooperation, believing that the 10-nation bloc will bring positive changes to the land-locked country in the near future.   

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) is calling for coordinated action on skills development, labour regulation, social protection and income redistribution to compensate for job losses with growing new technologies.