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  1. Idea of cash giveaway sparks debate on best way to close widening income gap

    Posted Mar 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei Over the past few days, one news report has fired up debates in the state media and in internet chat rooms, and is most likely to echo strongly in the annual plenary sessions of the National People's Congress and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, which open this week. It is about a simple suggestion made by a Shanghai CPPCC member - a grand ...

  2. Wang Lequan calls for big push on child safety

    Posted May 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the mainland to take special care when responding to a series of stabbings that have targeted schoolchildren. Wang Lequan, the newly appointed deputy director of the Central Committee for Comprehensive Management of Public Security, was speaking at a two-day symposium in Shenzhen, attended by senior police from across the mainland, Xinhua said. Accompanied by Politburo colleague Wang Yang, ...

  3. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Child sex attacks and treatment of elderly shame China

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com Shocking spate of child sex attacks by teachers and problems facing the ageing population are shameful blots on the nation's social record Sad state of affairs for young and old China has long prided itself on showing respect for the old and caring for the young. But news of a spate of child molestation cases and a landmark report ...

  4. News - China - SOCIETY

    Migrant workers feel like outsiders in mainland cities, says survey

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... with a similar survey last year, migrant workers' living standards had improved but their sense of happiness from social involvement and social standing had dipped. Wang Junxiu, a researcher ... "The core of urbanisation is how to make these migrant workers urban residents and from the survey we see the migrant workers are not … wanting different levels of needs one by one," Wang ...

  5. Who said it?

    Posted Jul 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... their own interests to protect and have different demands on society. We should pay respect to both Wang Yang, party secretary of Guangdong province ...

  6. Police charge activist who cast doubt on suicide

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... but fellow activist Wang Lihong, who spoke to her a few days ago, confirmed the authenticity of the document. Formal arrest is often the first step towards prosecution. The formal arrest of Zhu ... Party's top official in Hunan, Zhou Qiang, insisted Li's apparent suicide was 'crystal clear with verified evidence'. Wang said local officials bore a grudge against Zhu because he ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health - COMMUNITY WELLNESS

    Free bus passes have health benefit, say researchers

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Bus passes keep elderly active Free bus passes for the elderly could be the way to go in Hong Kong to boost public health. Not only do they benefit the pocket, they also encourage older people to be more physically active, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health. Imperial College London researchers reached ...

  8. Door open for skilled migrant workers

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sally Wang sally.wang@scmp.com Guangdong, facing a dire economic outlook, says it will give about 880,000 skilled migrant workers urban household registration after a year marked ... numbers. Provincial Communist Party secretary Wang Yang endorsed the initiative. Speaking at a group discussion with congress members after Zhu presented his report, Wang mentioned last year's ...

  9. Help on way for migrant workers

    Posted Jul 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... party chief Wang Yang says in an online chat with the public. A policy document on strengthening 'social construction' was imperative, Wang said yesterday. Despite stellar economic ... that has rocked the province. Migrant workers in Zengcheng and Chaozhou vandalised cars and torched government offices in protest at perceived injustices. Wang said his government would meet ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health

    Discussing problems seen as a sign of weakness for men

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Why do men see a doctorless often than women? According to the annual report by the Movember Foundation, men worldwide live shorter lives than women and suffer more from heart disease and cancer. Health risk factors are also more common among men, including smoking, alcohol abuse, obesity, suicide, and work and road accidents. In spite of this, ...




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