Beijing issues new policy aimed at curbing housing speculation, triggering public concernsBeijing issues new policy aimed at curbing housing speculation, triggering public concernsBeijing has abruptly unveiled a new policy setting limit on loans from the housing provident fund for buying residential property, signaling the city's heightened efforts to combat housing speculation. But the move has also raised fears especially among young people about being disqualified to apply

China should not encourage couples to have more children, says Chinese scholarChina should not encourage couples to have more children, says Chinese scholarPopulation problem has recently become one of the most debated topics among Chinese web users and scholars amid a declining birth rate in…

What caused the downfall of Chinese credit rating agency Dagong?What caused the downfall of Chinese credit rating agency Dagong?Dagong Global Credit Rating, a Beijing-based credit rating agency with a mission to challenge the domination of the big three Western cre…

Childbirth fund proposal makes splash as China encourages citizens to have more childrenChildbirth fund proposal makes splash as China encourages citizens to have more childrenAn article in which two scholars proposed to set up a national fertility fund to compulsively collect money from the salaries of Chinese …

China’s new tax plan aims to ease burdens on taxpayers, while a think tank suggests boosting total collectionsChina’s new tax plan aims to ease burdens on taxpayers, while a think tank suggests boosting total collectionsWith China’s parliament having proposed a raft of tax incentives to raise after-tax income of most individuals in the country, a panel o…

Veteran Chinese martial arts novelist loses infringement case but wins compensationVeteran Chinese martial arts novelist loses infringement case but wins compensationA court in southern China recently gave the ruling in the high-profile copyright case involving Cha Leung-yung, the revered Hong Kong-bas…

Taiwanese coffee chain slammed for 'pro-independence behavior'Taiwanese coffee chain slammed for 'pro-independence behavior'The Taiwanese coffee chain 85℃ Bakery Cafe has been under after one of its branches in Los Angeles welcomed the island’s leader Tsai In…