Beijing to build 250,000 shared ownership homes, pricing, rights sharing still unclearBeijing to build 250,000 shared ownership homes, pricing, rights sharing still unclearBeijing authorities plan to build 250,000 shared ownership homes in five years to provide housing for young people and middle-income families who could not afford regular properties with soaring prices. Although more concrete rules are yet to be made, observers believe reasonable pricing and rights

What’s hindering wider use of labor pain relief in China?What’s hindering wider use of labor pain relief in China?A woman in Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province jumped to her death from a maternity ward window after she could not withstand the severe …

China’s further efforts in promoting SOE mixed ownership reformChina’s further efforts in promoting SOE mixed ownership reformWeeks after state-owned telecom company China Unicom announced to raise $11.7 billion from private enterprises such as tech giants Tencen…

Who’s to blame for expectant mother’s death—pain or deprived rights?Who’s to blame for expectant mother’s death—pain or deprived rights?A pregnant woman named Ma Rongrong, 26, jumped off the fifth floor window of a hospital in northwest China’s Shaanxi province, killing h…

JD.com and Alibaba upgrade mobile payment with facial recognitionJD.com and Alibaba upgrade mobile payment with facial recognitionChina’s e-commerce giants JD.com and Alibaba have begun to use facial recognition technology in their offline payments recently, signali…

Foreign carmakers eyeing China's electric car market amid government incentivesForeign carmakers eyeing China's electric car market amid government incentivesThe Renault-Nissan Alliance has joined a list of global carmakers to join hands with local partners to build battery-powered vehicles in …

Smiling pig goes viral after flood rescueSmiling pig goes viral after flood rescueA smiling pig has become the latest online celebrity after a photograph showing it being saved from flooding in south China’s Guangxi Zh…