These sites have been accused of promoting prostitution.
All religious artifacts in places of worship in Tibet belong to the Chinese state, the official Xinhua news agency said yesterday, in Beijing’s latest attempt to exert control over religion in the restive Himalayan region.
Top U.S. negotiator Christopher Hill arrived Wednesday morning in Beijing, saying it is time to resolve the dispute over the frozen funds of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).
An op-ed about the situation in Xinjiang and human rights in China in general.
The old policy: nothing made or created before 1795 could leave Chinese borders, and now that date has been changed to 1911.
The study also takes a look at other statistics, like the gender and education distribution of smokers.(report in Chinese).
This is a whopping half a year more than in 2005. (In Chinese).
Foreigners just can’t get enough of the siheyuan 四合院 homes in Beijing.
Basically, Beijing primary school kids spend a lot more time reading and doing homework than their peers in Tokyo and Seoul.
The newly elected Party Chief of Shanghai, Xi Jinping (习近平) made these generic remarks on May 29.
SEPA reports that while there were less pollutants (because sand storms swept them away), China’s environment is still going to pot.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest charitable foundation has opened an office in Beijing and hired a former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to head the program.
China is trying to weed out illegal Death Note-style notebooks and scary magazines based on popular Japanese stories, officials said on Friday.
iTopia Services Sdn Bhd, a Malaysian ICT firm, has secured a RM15 million deal to develop Suifenhe — China’s north-eastern port city and gateway to eastern Russia, into the country’s first direct wireless palm top digital city by the year-end.
For more del.icio.us links, visit the Shanghaiist Contribute page, which is updated throughout the day.
Photo by Slow Boat to China taken from the Shanghaiist Contribute page.