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Wuhou District

Wealth of options

Chengdu is an easy city to live in. Its famous laid-back nature is on full display in the spring, when crowds of people head to the nearby countryside or fill the clubs and bars in the central business district and other parts of town.

Wednesday, 25 April, 2012, 12:00am

Displaced farmers 'jailed, tortured'

Farmers left landless by a government property development in Chengdu, Sichuan, claim they were locked up for more than two months to stop them complaining to higher authorities.

20 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Farmers 'locked up' to stop land deal complaints

Petitioners say they were tortured

Farmers left landless by a government property development in Chengdu , Sichuan province , claim they were locked up for more than two months to stop them complaining to higher authorities.

20 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Bank short-changed me: job-seeker

A mainland law student is suing the People's Bank of China for discrimination after it included a minimum height requirement of 1.68 metres in an advertisement for male clerks.

Jiang Tao, who stands 1.65 metres tall, has invoked the Chinese constitution in his claim against the bank's Chengdu branch.

13 Jan 2002 - 12:00am