China may expand its 72-hour visa-free policy for foreigners in a bid to boost the country's tourism. Full Story

Expat programmer rewrites career in China

After losing his job in the dot-com bust, video game programmer Joshua Dyer moved from the United States to Taiwan in 2002. Dyer, 40, a native of San Diego, California, decided to teach English in the city of Hsinchu to pay off college student loans and see the wider world. Full Story

WHO to host consultation on potential Ebola therapy, vaccine

The World Health Organization on Thursday said it will host a consultation on potential Ebola therapies and vaccines at its headquarters in Geneva on 4-5 September. Full Story