A project of superlatives, in the heart of Hong Kong. A gigantic road tunnel is meant to connect the airport with mainland China. The five kilometer tunnel under water is urgently needed to ease Hong Kong's intense traffic jams.
Everyone in Germany has heard the jokes and seen the social media memes about Berlin's BER airport. But the Stuttgart 21 railway project has also developed into a logistical nightmare — and a sinkhole for public money.
Chinese women are becoming increasingly successful in the business world, but still do not have equal rights. However, their growing economic power will change their role in society, says DW's Frank Sieren.
Beijing is building the infrastructure for fully-functioning air and naval bases on some of disputed islands, according to a US think tank. Satellite images have revealed high-frequency radar and other facilities.
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has seen a lot of investor enthusiasm for tech companies. Shares in China Literature doubled in its exciting debut on the stock market, with the firm believed to have a huge potential.
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