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

China may be crippling some of its largest companies with a crackdown on investmentChina may be crippling some of its largest companies with a crackdown on investmentChina has tightened the purse strings on foreign investment, but the government's crackdown could completely backfire, hurting the very c…

Why China's school dropouts are a cause for concern for its economyWhy China's school dropouts are a cause for concern for its economyEvery day after lunch, Qu Yexiu used to potter around her house in north west China doing housework and looking after her two-year-old gr…

China, South Korea mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic tiesChina, South Korea mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic tiesDiplomats and scholars from China and South Korea gathered in Beijing on Thursday to attend a commemorative event to mark the 25th annive…

Documentary on lives of WWII ‘sex slaves’ creates sensation across ChinaDocumentary on lives of WWII ‘sex slaves’ creates sensation across ChinaOn a light blue and green wall, a teenage girl is drawing a picture with a chalk. Above the picture there are two letters - Twenty Two. T…

Xi offers condolences to SpainXi offers condolences to SpainPresident Xi Jinping has written to King Felipe of Spain to express his condolences over the terror attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils tha…

Man caught molesting his adopted younger sister, provoking concerns over child abuseMan caught molesting his adopted younger sister, provoking concerns over child abuseRecently, a series of photos showing a teenage girl sitting on the lap of an adult man while being groped by him in a public place have g…