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Prefabricated apartment buildings in Berlin, Germany.

Here’s what you need to earn to afford a one-person apartment in the world’s most popular cities

Residents of 50 major cities need to earn hefty salaries to afford a single-person apartment rental.
San Jose, California is one of the most expensive places in the world to settle down.

The 10 most expensive cities to live in around the world in 2019

The 15th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey shows that Australia, New Zealand, and China are the least affordable countries to live in.

A bunch of stocks in Hong Kong crashed 70% without warning — and no one really knows why

Jiayuan, a property developer, was the worst impacted by the crash, dropping as much as 81%.
A cityscape of Hong Kong is see from the Peak on August 8, 2000, moments after sunset.

China’s economy is slowing, and it’s taking Hong Kong’s once-booming housing market down with it

One of the world's most expensive housing markets is facing a major slowdown.

Microapartments are dying in one of the world’s most expensive cities, and it could be part of a troubling trend for owners

Microapartments were once extraordinarily popular in Hong Kong, but a recent dip in housing prices could signal their decline.

The world’s first Monopoly-themed attraction is opening in Hong Kong this autumn

The world's first Monopoly-themed attraction will span 20,000 sq ft of indoor and outdoor space at The Peak Galleria in Hong Kong.

Tourists are flooding Asian cities, and 15 of their favorite hotspots now rank among the most-visited in the world

Asian cities are dominating the global tourism scene, according to Euromonitor's annual ranking.
The bridge will open to traffic on Wednesday.

China is running into problems with the world’s longest sea bridge, which cost $20 billion and is 20 times as long as the Golden Gate Bridge

China just opened the world's largest sea bridge. It could connect up to 70 million people in the Chinese mega-region.

The 31 most popular cities in the world for travelers

New York City saw more than 13 million international tourists last year, but it only finished No. 8 on the global list of most popular destinations.
A police officer stands guard in front of Chinese flags as pro-Beijing demonstrators hold a counter-rally during a protest march in Hong Kong on July 1, 2018, to coincide with the 21st anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule.

Fears over freedom in Hong Kong are rising as an Australian researcher reveals he was followed and profiled by a Communist Party tabloid

Hong Kong's fiercely Pro-Beijing mastheads Wen Wei Po has revealed itself as the stalker of an Australian academic tailed around Hong Kong last week.