Mandy Zuo

Mandy Zuo joined the Post in 2010 and reports on China. She has covered a wide range of subjects including policy, rural issues, culture and society. She worked in Beijing before relocating to Shanghai in 2014.
Mandy Zuo
Mandy Zuo joined the Post in 2010 and reports on China. She has covered a wide range of subjects including policy, rural issues, culture and society. She worked in Beijing before relocating to Shanghai in 2014.

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Horror attack on woman in eastern China is caught on camera, sparking manhunt on social media

Dalian police identify victim, launch special task force to hunt for attacker, seen viciously beating woman in surveillance video.

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Dalian police identify victim, launch special task force to hunt for attacker, seen viciously beating woman in surveillance video.

Horror attack on woman in eastern China is caught on camera, sparking manhunt on social media
Hidden hotel cameras lead to arrests in China

Manager detained for ‘spreading rumours and disturbing social order’ after claiming cameras commonplace in rooms.

24 Jun 2019 - 10:27PM

Manager detained for ‘spreading rumours and disturbing social order’ after claiming cameras commonplace in rooms.

Hidden hotel cameras lead to arrests in China
Chinese police to investigate claims officers helped to hush up a murder, state media says

Widow of man beaten to death in 1998 says on national radio she was tricked into agreeing a compensation deal that police helped to draw up.

23 Jun 2019 - 11:26PM

Widow of man beaten to death in 1998 says on national radio she was tricked into agreeing a compensation deal that police helped to draw up.

Chinese police to investigate claims officers helped to hush up a murder, state media says
Cambodian internet star with a dozen languages sets sights on university as he settles into Chinese school

Thuch Salik charmed visitors to Angkor Wat with his skills, winning a place at a school where he studies Chinese and English.

23 Jun 2019 - 11:25PM

Thuch Salik charmed visitors to Angkor Wat with his skills, winning a place at a school where he studies Chinese and English.

Cambodian internet star with a dozen languages sets sights on university as he settles into Chinese school
Chinese women continue to face discrimination in the workplace, court says

Despite small decline last year, number of legal cases involving violation of female workers’ rights in southern city of Guangzhou has been steadily rising.

21 Jun 2019 - 10:36PM

Despite small decline last year, number of legal cases involving violation of female workers’ rights in southern city of Guangzhou has been steadily rising.

Chinese women continue to face discrimination in the workplace, court says
Chinese businessman accused of pushing pregnant wife off cliff in Thailand to get her money

Yu Xiaodong was arrested after his wife told police that her husband had pushed her over the edge at a beauty spot in northeast Thailand.

19 Jun 2019 - 9:56PM

Yu Xiaodong was arrested after his wife told police that her husband had pushed her over the edge at a beauty spot in northeast Thailand.

Chinese businessman accused of pushing pregnant wife off cliff in Thailand to get her money
China’s Sichuan earthquake death toll rises to 12, with 134 injured

Authorities report roads closed and 10,000 buildings damaged after magnitude 6.0 quake on Monday night.

18 Jun 2019 - 10:29PM

Authorities report roads closed and 10,000 buildings damaged after magnitude 6.0 quake on Monday night.

China’s Sichuan earthquake death toll rises to 12, with 134 injured
Chinese parents sue tattoo parlour after son is suspended from school for covering half his body in ink

Couple in Zhejiang province sued after 13-year-old son covers his arms and upper body with dragons and demonic faces.

18 Jun 2019 - 11:07AM

Couple in Zhejiang province sued after 13-year-old son covers his arms and upper body with dragons and demonic faces.

Chinese parents sue tattoo parlour after son is suspended from school for covering half his body in ink
UN’s environment chief urges China to keep belt and road projects green and clean

Joyce Msuya of the UN Environment Programme is full of praise for Beijing’s success in tackling air pollution but says there is work still to be done.

8 Jun 2019 - 11:28PM

Joyce Msuya of the UN Environment Programme is full of praise for Beijing’s success in tackling air pollution but says there is work still to be done.

UN’s environment chief urges China to keep belt and road projects green and clean
How Chinese universities are tackling plagiarism - and is it working?

Tertiary institutions are setting limits on the amount of material that students can duplicate in dissertations but some say there should be a zero-tolerance policy on plagiarism.

4 Jun 2019 - 10:44AM

Tertiary institutions are setting limits on the amount of material that students can duplicate in dissertations but some say there should be a zero-tolerance policy on plagiarism.

How Chinese universities are tackling plagiarism - and is it working?
Chinese communists disciplined for letting statue of Chairman Mao topple over in strong winds

Cadres in Hebei village ordered to undergo self-criticism after photo of statue lying in the shrubbery was widely circulated online.

30 May 2019 - 1:27PM

Cadres in Hebei village ordered to undergo self-criticism after photo of statue lying in the shrubbery was widely circulated online.

Chinese communists disciplined for letting statue of Chairman Mao topple over in strong winds
Hunt for Chinese serial killer ends after prime suspect is found dead

Man accused of murdering five neighbours in Hunan province is believed to have died after taking poison.

28 May 2019 - 9:53PM

Man accused of murdering five neighbours in Hunan province is believed to have died after taking poison.

Hunt for Chinese serial killer ends after prime suspect is found dead
69 dialysis patients at Chinese hospital infected with hepatitis C

Hospital’s party chiefs sacked after infection in haemodialysis centre at Dongtai People’s Hospital in Jiangsu province is blamed on ‘poor implementation of infection control rules’.

27 May 2019 - 10:48PM

Hospital’s party chiefs sacked after infection in haemodialysis centre at Dongtai People’s Hospital in Jiangsu province is blamed on ‘poor implementation of infection control rules’.

69 dialysis patients at Chinese hospital infected with hepatitis C
Family of Chinese rooftopper Wu Yongning, who was killed in fall, sues live-streaming app and wins US$4,300 compensation

Wu Yongning died after plunging from a skyscraper in November 2017 while trying to win a US$15,000 prize.

23 May 2019 - 11:01PM

Wu Yongning died after plunging from a skyscraper in November 2017 while trying to win a US$15,000 prize.

Family of Chinese rooftopper Wu Yongning, who was killed in fall, sues live-streaming app and wins US$4,300 compensation
The apps helping Shanghai tackle its chronic car park shortage

Smart technology is matching drivers with free spaces in some of the city’s most congested areas.

21 May 2019 - 10:45PM

Smart technology is matching drivers with free spaces in some of the city’s most congested areas.

The apps helping Shanghai tackle its chronic car park shortage
Lonely Chinese teen fakes kidnapping to force parents to return home

Boy found tied up in an abandoned van but police discover no clue to an abductor.

19 May 2019 - 1:12PM

Boy found tied up in an abandoned van but police discover no clue to an abductor.

Lonely Chinese teen fakes kidnapping to force parents to return home
Chinese passenger tries to smash high-speed train window to ‘get some air’

Man hits glass with emergency hammer because ‘he had been drinking and felt ill’.

18 May 2019 - 11:28PM

Man hits glass with emergency hammer because ‘he had been drinking and felt ill’.

Chinese passenger tries to smash high-speed train window to ‘get some air’
10 killed after building collapses in Shanghai

A further 15 people were being treated in hospital after they were pulled out by rescuers.

17 May 2019 - 11:12AM

A further 15 people were being treated in hospital after they were pulled out by rescuers.

10 killed after building collapses in Shanghai
Shanghai hotels told to stop providing free toothbrushes, combs as city looks to reduce waste

Authorities say they will issue fines of up to US$725 if firms dole out any of six disposable items unless requested by a guest.

16 May 2019 - 10:45AM

Authorities say they will issue fines of up to US$725 if firms dole out any of six disposable items unless requested by a guest.

Shanghai hotels told to stop providing free toothbrushes, combs as city looks to reduce waste
The killer, the kebab shop and the Chinese police officer who sniffed out a fugitive wanted for murder

Man who fled scene of Beijing crimes in 2000 is caught after encounter in Wenzhou – the fugitive who created new life for himself confessed to 19-year-old crimes.

14 May 2019 - 3:05PM

Man who fled scene of Beijing crimes in 2000 is caught after encounter in Wenzhou – the fugitive who created new life for himself confessed to 19-year-old crimes.

The killer, the kebab shop and the Chinese police officer who sniffed out a fugitive wanted for murder
Elderly Chinese pilgrims killed as overloaded truck tumbles off mountain road

Driver ‘meant well’ in offering lift to pilgrims, says relative of one victim, but traffic inspectors are investigating what they say was an ‘illegal ride’.

13 May 2019 - 11:04PM

Driver ‘meant well’ in offering lift to pilgrims, says relative of one victim, but traffic inspectors are investigating what they say was an ‘illegal ride’.

Elderly Chinese pilgrims killed as overloaded truck tumbles off mountain road
Chinese woman who slapped bus driver jailed for four years

Passenger in Hainan province lost her temper after argument over fare.

10 May 2019 - 10:19PM

Passenger in Hainan province lost her temper after argument over fare.

Chinese woman who slapped bus driver jailed for four years
Tsinghua University sues Chinese kindergartens for using its name

Legal action by one of country’s best known university is attempt to fight common trend of adopting names of globally renowned education establishments such as Harvard and Cambridge

10 May 2019 - 10:58AM

Legal action by one of country’s best known university is attempt to fight common trend of adopting names of globally renowned education establishments such as Harvard and Cambridge

Tsinghua University sues Chinese kindergartens for using its name
Chinese man drowned girlfriend and tried to make it look like an accident ... five years after doing the same to his wife

Man in Liaoning reportedly confesses to murdering both women after police became suspicious about second death.

8 May 2019 - 6:18PM

Man in Liaoning reportedly confesses to murdering both women after police became suspicious about second death.

Chinese man drowned girlfriend and tried to make it look like an accident ... five years after doing the same to his wife
Chinese adventurer forced to survive on grass and roots after being stranded on Tibetan Plateau

Feng Hao ran out of food and was forced to dodge a pack of wolves after setting off to cross a remote nature reserve by bike.

7 May 2019 - 7:18PM

Feng Hao ran out of food and was forced to dodge a pack of wolves after setting off to cross a remote nature reserve by bike.

Chinese adventurer forced to survive on grass and roots after being stranded on Tibetan Plateau
Chinese engineer made Nigerian tribal chief for role in development

Emir of Jiwa confers honour on construction company employee to thank him for helping to improve infrastructure in the capital Abuja.

7 May 2019 - 5:21PM

Emir of Jiwa confers honour on construction company employee to thank him for helping to improve infrastructure in the capital Abuja.

Chinese engineer made Nigerian tribal chief for role in development
Chinese county vows to put an end to violent and vulgar ritual of wedding day hazing

Ancient tradition is no longer relevant, authorities in Shen county, Shandong province say.

6 May 2019 - 10:17PM

Ancient tradition is no longer relevant, authorities in Shen county, Shandong province say.

Chinese county vows to put an end to violent and vulgar ritual of wedding day hazing
The remarkable Chinese retiree giving her disabled granddaughter the gift of happiness

Liu Xuannuo was diagnosed with the degenerative disease ALS as an infant but her grandmother was determined the child would have a full life.

5 May 2019 - 5:07PM

Liu Xuannuo was diagnosed with the degenerative disease ALS as an infant but her grandmother was determined the child would have a full life.

The remarkable Chinese retiree giving her disabled granddaughter the gift of happiness
Indonesian jet ski instructor to stand trial for sexual assault on Chinese tourist in Bali

Man accused of taking woman to remote island and forcing her to perform oral sex.

4 May 2019 - 10:30PM

Man accused of taking woman to remote island and forcing her to perform oral sex.

Indonesian jet ski instructor to stand trial for sexual assault on Chinese tourist in Bali
Chinese tourist seriously injured by elephant after getting out of car in middle of nature reserve

Woman was charged by wild animal in Yunnan after family stopped to let their daughter take a comfort break.

4 May 2019 - 10:43PM

Woman was charged by wild animal in Yunnan after family stopped to let their daughter take a comfort break.

Chinese tourist seriously injured by elephant after getting out of car in middle of nature reserve