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Chan: education stuck in past
THE next secretary for education should not adopt outgoing secretary Eddie Ng Hak-kim’s (吳克儉) mentality and colonial...
2017.05.12
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Giant babies
It is a metaphor describing overly dependent adults in China. They may have jobs and not live with their parents, but th...
2017.05.11
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Best of luck
April is the fourth month in a year and today is the fourth day in this week. In Chinese culture, the number four is unl...
2017.04.06
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Single in China
Single women in the mainland are marrying later. This trend is causing some concern. STATISTICS show that the average ag...
2017.02.14
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An unsavoury challenge
Food scandals have embarrassed Beijing, forcing it to get tough on dodgy firms in a bid to restore public confidence. Ho...
2016.11.22
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Silver tower to clean grey air
A DUTCH artist has found an artistic and novel way to combat smog in Beijing. He has built a seven-metre metal structure...
2016.10.04
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‘Pigeon coops’ take flight
SHENZHEN (深圳) has beaten Hong Kong when it comes to tiny flats. Nine apartments there – with floor areas from 61.6 to...
2016.09.29
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A golden moment in Rio Games
CHINA’S young women’s volleyball team overcame a surging Serbian (塞爾維亞) side on 21 August to take their country’s...
2016.08.25
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China wins its first gold
ZHANG Mengxue (張夢雪) won China’s first gold medal at the Rio Games (里約奧運) on 7 August, with the Olympic debutant ...
2016.08.11
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Rights lawyer Zhou jailed
A COURT in China has jailed a prominent human rights lawyer for seven years for subverting the government, state media s...
2016.08.10
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China seeks defence boost
CHINA says it will leverage its economy to boost defence capabilities, acknowledging shortcomings with long-held aims to...
2016.07.27
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Ships worsen air pollution
A SHIPPING boom is aggravating air pollution in China and other nations in east Asia (東亞), and according to scientists...
2016.07.22
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Hu’s ex-aide gets life term
LING Jihua (令計劃), an ex-aide of former president Hu Jintao (胡錦濤), was sentenced on 4 July to life in prison for ta...
2016.07.08
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China dismisses US claim
CHINA has suggested that the US defence secretary brush up on his history after he urged Beijing (北京) not to build a ...
2016.07.05
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Foreign TV curbs tightened
CHINA will tighten restrictions on foreign and “foreign-inspired” TV programmes, its broadcast regulator said, in a bi...
2016.06.24
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Exam cheats face jail terms
FROM sending SWAT teams (特警隊) into exam centres to arresting rule-breakers, China’s public security authorities have...
2016.06.14
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Beijing monitors senior citizens
THESE days, when people over 80 in Beijing (北京) take a bus, see a doctor or spend money, their activities are digitall...
2016.06.01
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Obesity explosion hits mainland kids
RESEARCHERS have raised the alarm about an obesity explosion among children in rural China. This is believed to be cause...
2016.05.03
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Harmful online ‘beauty’ fads spread fast
SOCIAL media in the mainland has been swept by a series of body image crazes in recent months. The ‘A4 waist’ (A4腰) f...
2016.04.15
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Ticket hitch hits new park
TICKET sales for Shanghai Disneyland (上海迪士尼樂園) have had a chaoticstart. Tickets for the theme park’s opening day...
2016.04.04
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China leads in green power
CHINA helped push global green energy investment plans to record highs in 2015, offsetting a sharp fall in Germany (德國...
2016.03.31
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Taobao vows to get tough on fakes
Alibaba’s chairman Jack Ma Yun (阿里巴巴集團主席馬雲) vowed to launch a ‘national team’ to fight the fake goods probl...
2016.03.18
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HK youths under the spotlight
HONG KONG delegates to the mainland’s top advisory body have been urged to actively take part in work related to young ...
2016.03.07
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New Year wish from Vatican
China said on Wednesday it had “noted” an interview in which Pope Francis (教宗方濟各) sent Lunar New Year greetings t...
2016.02.15
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Youths flock to drone schools
MAINLAND youths are flocking to drone schools such as TT Aviation Technology (北方天途航空技術發展(北京)有限公司), one o...
2016.02.05
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