[SHANGHAI] Auto sales in China fell for a 15th consecutive month in September, data from the country's biggest auto industry association showed, dampening hopes for a second-half turnaround in the...

[BEIJING] The first week of October - China's national holiday break during which millions head out on vacation - marks one of the busiest periods for Hong Kong's tourism and retail industry.

[TOKYO] For the Emperor's abdication on April 30, Japanese workers are enjoying an unprecedented 10-day holiday as a rash of special days off combine with the traditional "Golden Week" in May.