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  1. Old-style thrift still has its place in the new China

    Posted Nov 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... handbags on their way to a fashionable entertainment zone. They are representatives of China's extraordinary achievements in the past 30 years, which transformed an inward-looking culture ... to how much an individual can spend. For most of us, that limit is defined by our monthly salaries. In China, many young working professionals are exceeding that limit and buying things ...

  2. News - China - LAW

    New Chinese court rules back 'people's war' against makers of unsafe food

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 04:17am by Keith Zhai, Zhuang Pinghui

    ... and dietary supplements announced by the Supreme People's Court yesterday, emphasise protecting consumers' rights and even encourage the public to seek legal redress. The guidelines- along ... 2010 and 2012, accounting for 6 per cent of consumer rights cases, the court said. Zhang Yongjian, the presiding judge of Civil Trial Court No1 of the Supreme People's Court, said few ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    National People's Congress deputy seeks quota for mainland travellers to Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 03:46am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com 'Cap mainlander travel to Hong Kong': NPC deputy A National People's Congress deputy has called for a cap on permits issued to mainland ... of China Travel Service Hong Kong, said as an international metropolis, the city "can't set too many restrictions".   ...

  4. News - China

    China pays tribute to Mandela, an 'old friend of the Chinese people'

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 10:27am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Chinese social media reaction to Mandela's death brings criticism of mainland China has referred to Nelson Mandela as an old friend of Chinese people ... and development of a new South Africa,” Xi said in a message of condolence to South African President Jacob Zuma, Xinhua reported. The report said Xi’s message was both representing China and expressing ...

  5. News - China - JUSTICE

    China's Supreme People's Court calls for end to torture in new guidelines

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 04:29am by Keith Zhai

    ... and ensure fair use of judicial authority. The Supreme People's Court said in the guidelines issued yesterday that the practice of using torture to extract evidence must be eliminated and cases ... being presumed guilty, rather than innocent. "The people's courts should comply with the Constitution and have to practice jurisdiction independently," Lu said. But Nicholas ...

  6. News - China Insider - Morning Clicks

    China news round-up: Supreme People's Court's new guidelines, Foxconn plans US expansion

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 08:22am by Patrick Boehler

    ... emerged from the plenum," writes Yao Yang, director of the China Center for Economic Research at Peking University. People's Daily* People's Daily* China needs to "build an open economic system", writes Vice Premier Wang Yang. ChinaFile "'Stability maintenance' does blanket coverage, but the blanket, most of the time, is soft. This is because ...

  7. people's republic of desire

    Posted May 05th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... people,'; she says. Her friends like her suggestion, so the next day they register accounts at ebay.com, eachnet.com and paypal.com. Now that they've set up a way to receive payments from ...

  8. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 09th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Matchmakers are believed to earn positive karma in Chinese culture. Still, Niuniu doesn't enjoy the role. She detests watching people squirm when they meet for a blind date. And tonight is no different. Lulu has been pestering Niuniu to se ...

  9. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Niuniu's friend Feifei- a self-styled artist and author- is often between jobs. Lately, he's been working as a ghostwriter for an advice book called How to Marry a Millionaire. In real life, however, he has neither money nor a girlfri ...

  10. People's republic of desire

    Posted May 12th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang On Mother's Day, Lulu gives her mother a gift that she thinks is valuable and considerate: she sets her up on a date. Lulu's neighbour, Uncle Liu, is a quiet, caring widower of eight years who lives alone. Since Lulu's mother sta ...




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