Chris Luo

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.

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19 Jun 2015 - 1:27PM
13 May 2015 - 4:00PM
12 May 2015 - 11:49PM
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.

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
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.

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
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.

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
8 Apr 2015 - 12:40PM
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.

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
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.

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
11 Mar 2015 - 12:40PM
9 Mar 2015 - 1:24PM
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.

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
3 Mar 2015 - 4:22PM
2 Mar 2015 - 4:45PM
5 Feb 2015 - 5:39PM
3 Feb 2015 - 11:49AM
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.

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
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.

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
28 Jan 2015 - 6:24PM
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.

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
27 Jan 2015 - 9:18AM
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.

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
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20 Jan 2015 - 6:32PM
21 Apr 2015 - 11:12AM
15 Jan 2015 - 5:29PM
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.

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
13 Jan 2015 - 1:28PM
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.

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
8 Jan 2015 - 9:32PM