Google China (谷歌） announced on May 25 that they were adding a new stock search function to the search engine (article in Chinese). What you get when you enter the name or code associated with the stock and press search is a real-time information about the performance of that stock, replete with graphs and other useful stuff. We tried it out using Sinopec,
and you can also see what it looks like in the picture above. The stock mania and the get-rich euphoria seems to be the topic on everyone’s lips these days, and Chinese university students are no exception, which is why the Ministry of Education recently issued a statement saying that university students ought to be concentrating on their studies, rather than playing the stock market.