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Film with Fan Bingbing, Bruce Willis canceled after tax case

Oct 18, 2018

Film release for "Air Strike," featuring Fan Bingbing and Bruce Willis, has been canceled after the Chinese actress was ensnared in tax evasion case

China orders actress Fan Bingbing to pay massive tax fine

Oct 4, 2018

Chinese media say tax authorities have ordered actress Fan Bingbing to pay taxes and fines but would spare her from criminal prosecution

Thai prisons testing video visits over cellphones

Oct 2, 2018

Thailand's prisons have begun testing a video conferencing system that allows long-distance visits with inmates via a social media messaging application

Correction: China Missing Celebrity story

Sep 26, 2018

Correction: China Missing Celebrity story

Vietnam jails activist for anti-government posts on Facebook

Sep 25, 2018

A court in southern Vietnam has sentenced an activist to 27 months in prison for Facebook posts that judges say insulted the ruling Communist Party and government

Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan Bingbing

Sep 24, 2018

Fan Bingbing, one of China's best-known stars, has well and truly fallen off the map amid vague allegations of tax shenanigans that have put her at odds with China's Communist Party-appointed culture czars

Fervent Thai fans of Korean actor overstep airport security

Sep 19, 2018

Extreme efforts by two Thai female fans to meet their South Korean idol have raised concerns about security procedures at Thailand's main airport

New Thai party leaders report to police over online charge

Sep 17, 2018

Leaders of a new Thai political party that strongly opposes military rule have turned themselves in to hear charges over a Facebook video broadcast that police allege violated the law

SUV crashes into crowd at square in central China, killing 9

Sep 12, 2018

A central Chinese city says an SUV crashed into a crowd at a public square, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 40 others

Wildlife group: Exotic pets trade activity rises on Facebook

Sep 10, 2018

A wildlife monitoring group says research it has conducted since 2016 has found a sharp increase in the number of people belonging to Facebook groups in Thailand where endangered animals are bought and sold

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