Chris Luo

Chris Luo is a Beijing native. He lived in Indiana, U.S. for four years before moving to Hong Kong to study journalism at Hong Kong Baptist University. He joined SCMP in 2012 as a website producer.
Chris Luo
Chris Luo is a Beijing native. He lived in Indiana, U.S. for four years before moving to Hong Kong to study journalism at Hong Kong Baptist University. He joined SCMP in 2012 as a website producer.

Latest from Chris Luo

Italian Renaissance-era castle, yours for over 100 million yuan on Alibaba's Taobao
Cartoon Deng Xiaoping debuts on China’s silver screens in new historical documentary
Apple CEO Tim Cook’s social media debut in China embraced by competitors
Chinese-speaking women ‘punch, spit at’ Singaporean man in fight that sparks outcry

A face-slapping, expletive-laced fight involving two Chinese-speaking women and a Singaporean man triggered outcry among internet users in the city-state.

7 May 2015 - 6:44PM

A face-slapping, expletive-laced fight involving two Chinese-speaking women and a Singaporean man triggered outcry among internet users in the city-state.

Chinese-speaking women ‘punch, spit at’ Singaporean man in fight that sparks outcry
Man’s brutal beating of female driver divides Chinese public after different car videos emerge

A Chinese male driver in the southwestern city of Chengdu was captured on film intercepting a woman’s car and dragging her out of her seat, throwing her on the ground, before savagely kicking her several times on the head.

7 May 2015 - 7:06PM

A Chinese male driver in the southwestern city of Chengdu was captured on film intercepting a woman’s car and dragging her out of her seat, throwing her on the ground, before savagely kicking her several times on the head.

Man’s brutal beating of female driver divides Chinese public after different car videos emerge
China student detained for trying to raise nine pythons at home

A university student in southern China’s Fujian province has been detained for rearing nine pythons at his home after buying snake eggs off the internet.

5 May 2015 - 3:35PM

A university student in southern China’s Fujian province has been detained for rearing nine pythons at his home after buying snake eggs off the internet.

China student detained for trying to raise nine pythons at home
Former Filipino nurse charged with sedition, giving false info to police
Singaporean student accused of poisoning Stanford University classmates

A Singaporean student, originally from mainland China and on a scholarship at Stanford University in the US, has been charged in a California court with poisoning her classmates.

3 Apr 2015 - 4:46AM

A Singaporean student, originally from mainland China and on a scholarship at Stanford University in the US, has been charged in a California court with poisoning her classmates.

Singaporean student accused of poisoning Stanford University classmates
Singapore police arrest teenage activist behind anti-Lee Kuan Yew video

A 17-year-old Singapore amateur actor who appeared in a video clip celebrating the death of former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew has been detained by police, local media reported.

7 Jul 2017 - 8:06PM

A 17-year-old Singapore amateur actor who appeared in a video clip celebrating the death of former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew has been detained by police, local media reported.

Singapore police arrest teenage activist behind anti-Lee Kuan Yew video
Retired Beijing soccer star detained over hotel brawl and testing positive for meth
Two Chinese women drown in Maldives after being ‘dragged by riptide’
Chinese worker lives in a cave so he can send rent money home to his family

A narrow cave on a desolate mountain can hardly be called home sweet home. But it’s just that for a Chinese migrant worker who has sacrificed comfort to be able to save for his family.

5 Mar 2015 - 5:16PM

A narrow cave on a desolate mountain can hardly be called home sweet home. But it’s just that for a Chinese migrant worker who has sacrificed comfort to be able to save for his family.

Chinese worker lives in a cave so he can send rent money home to his family
Western ideology, market economy to blame for military corruption, says PLA official
Shaolin Temple under fire for plans to build luxury hotel, golf course in Australia
Beijing subway to increase train frequencies, but still lags behind Hong Kong MTR
Top Chinese scholar blasts US for ‘fanning discord’ in South China Sea with Japan air patrol proposal
China launches massive suicide survey after party officials’ deaths during graft crackdown

The Communist Party is on suicide watch as President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign permeates the government and bureaucracy.

14 Jun 2018 - 4:54PM

The Communist Party is on suicide watch as President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign permeates the government and bureaucracy.

China launches massive suicide survey after party officials’ deaths during graft crackdown
Measles outbreak erupts in Beijing office building

A measles outbreak has hit a major office building in the capital, with at least 23 people infected, according to the city's health authorities.

6 Jun 2019 - 7:19PM

A measles outbreak has hit a major office building in the capital, with at least 23 people infected, according to the city's health authorities.

Measles outbreak erupts in Beijing office building
Measles outbreak hits Beijing office building, prompting emergency vaccinations
Police in three Chinese provinces take heat after ‘brutality’ images surface online

Police departments in three Chinese provinces were forced to defend themselves after images surfaced online apparently showing policemen beating up citizens.

28 Jan 2015 - 9:30AM

Police departments in three Chinese provinces were forced to defend themselves after images surfaced online apparently showing policemen beating up citizens.

Police in three Chinese provinces take heat after ‘brutality’ images surface online
Chinese police officials suspended after allegedly assaulting journalists at 'secretive' banquet
INTERACTIVE: China's air pollution in 2014

Growing air pollution levels in China's cities have been the flip side to these past decades’ economic boom. Through official data collected from the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) website, we take a look at one of the country’s gravest public health hazards.

22 Feb 2019 - 12:50PM

Growing air pollution levels in China's cities have been the flip side to these past decades’ economic boom. Through official data collected from the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) website, we take a look at one of the country’s gravest public health hazards.

INTERACTIVE: China's air pollution in 2014
Zoo keeper expelled after abuse of tiger cub is exposed in online video
 'Leave the arts to artists,' China's top graft-buster warns officials of corruption under disguise of art groups
WeChat angers China officials for flying virtual American flags on Martin Luther King Day
Chinese propaganda official sacked for sex scandal reappears as Marxist scholar
Double jeopardy of fog and heavy smog across northern, central China

Heavy fog and air pollution were forecast for Beijing and central China on Thursday and Friday, the National Meteorological Centre warned on Wednesday as air quality plunged in the capital.

12 Jan 2018 - 2:59PM

Heavy fog and air pollution were forecast for Beijing and central China on Thursday and Friday, the National Meteorological Centre warned on Wednesday as air quality plunged in the capital.

Double jeopardy of fog and heavy smog across northern, central China
77-year-old's grenade attack on Chinese bus fails after explosive flop
510,000 WeChat users donate their voices for online audio books for the blind

Over half a million people joined hands to contribute their voice through social media to add a human touch to the audio books made for blind children in China.

21 Apr 2015 - 11:12AM

Over half a million people joined hands to contribute their voice through social media to add a human touch to the audio books made for blind children in China.

510,000 WeChat users donate their voices for online audio books for the blind
Top Chinese media regulator orders online writers, bloggers to register real names