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Results of Hong Kong 'gutter oil' tests to be announced next week

Secretary for Food and Health Ko Wing-man said on Thursday that samples have been taken from about a dozen restaurants reportedly using contaminated cooking oil supplied by a Kwai Chung manufacturer.

14 Dec 2012 - 4:41PM

Secretary for Food and Health Ko Wing-man said on Thursday that samples have been taken from about a dozen restaurants reportedly using contaminated cooking oil supplied by a Kwai Chung manufacturer.

Results of Hong Kong 'gutter oil' tests to be announced next week
Outcry over blunders of China’s one-child policy
Director calls for new China film rating system

Famous Chinese film director Xie Fei published an open letter on the internet on Saturday, making a case for the replacement of China’s current censoring mechanism with a motion picture rating system.

17 Dec 2012 - 6:42PM

Famous Chinese film director Xie Fei published an open letter on the internet on Saturday, making a case for the replacement of China’s current censoring mechanism with a motion picture rating system.

Director calls for new China film rating system
Flower pots force homeless migrant workers to move on

In Zhengzhou the open spaces beneath many express bridges used as shelter by migrant workers have been filled with hundreds of flower pots, in a bid to force them to use shelters.

24 Dec 2012 - 5:41PM

In Zhengzhou the open spaces beneath many express bridges used as shelter by migrant workers have been filled with hundreds of flower pots, in a bid to force them to use shelters.

Flower pots force homeless migrant workers to move on
Official response to Guizhou child deaths invokes anger
CCTV reporters beaten while investigating illegal sewage treatment in Hunan
Fujian billionaire marries off daughter with gold-laden dowry
Former transport official suspected of placing 14 relatives in office

The former secretary of Quzhou city’s Department of Transportation was reported to have placed fourteen relatives in various Hebei governmental positions while he was in office.

21 Dec 2012 - 8:23PM

The former secretary of Quzhou city’s Department of Transportation was reported to have placed fourteen relatives in various Hebei governmental positions while he was in office.

Former transport official suspected of placing 14 relatives in office
Actor Stephen Chow appointed as Guangdong CPPCC member

Hong Kong actor Stephen Chow Sing-chi is one of the newest additions to Guangdong's Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference committee. 

15 Jan 2013 - 3:47PM

Hong Kong actor Stephen Chow Sing-chi is one of the newest additions to Guangdong's Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference committee. 

Actor Stephen Chow appointed as Guangdong CPPCC member
Netizens mock Jackie Chan’s appointment to CPPCC

Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan’s recent appointment to Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), Beijing’s top advisory body, has generated a frenzy of discussions on China's social media.

28 Feb 2013 - 4:05PM

Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan’s recent appointment to Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), Beijing’s top advisory body, has generated a frenzy of discussions on China's social media.

Netizens mock Jackie Chan’s appointment to CPPCC
China harshens tone towards Japan over Diaoyu dispute

China continued its hard line on its claim to disputed islands in the East China Sea, threatening Japan with more retaliation and talk of war in an editorial in state media.

24 Dec 2012 - 7:03PM

China continued its hard line on its claim to disputed islands in the East China Sea, threatening Japan with more retaliation and talk of war in an editorial in state media.

China harshens tone towards Japan over Diaoyu dispute
Railways Ministry stops plug-in browsers after heavy traffic crashes site
Anger grows after singer's son detained following gang rape
Manchu princess says property developers are the 'new emperors' of our time

Manchu princess, niece of the last emperor Puyi and long-term Hong Kong resident hits out at the real estate hegemony in Hong Kong, describing property developers as the "new emperors of our time."

28 Dec 2012 - 6:59PM

Manchu princess, niece of the last emperor Puyi and long-term Hong Kong resident hits out at the real estate hegemony in Hong Kong, describing property developers as the "new emperors of our time."

Manchu princess says property developers are the 'new emperors' of our time
Guangzhou traffic police officer points gun to halt speeding driver
Feng Xiaogang hopes to make Cultural Revolution film
Jiangsu villager flies US flag to protest illegal demolitions
Netizens applaud idea of using red licence plates to stop abuse of official cars
 'Panda porn' pays off for novice Chengdu lover as animals mate
School incidents highlight China's corporal punishment debate
Hong Kong-sponsored mainland charity school turned into rubbish dump
Guangdong University sets up student group to monitor internet discussion
Passenger tears up 100-yuan note to pay taxi driver
Pollution is one reason Guangzhou people’s lungs are turning black, warns expert
At least 9 die after hail and thunderstorms hit Dongguan

Severe thunderstorms and heavy hail struck Dongguan on Wednesday - and are believed to have killed nine people and seriously injured two others.

22 Mar 2013 - 12:23AM

Severe thunderstorms and heavy hail struck Dongguan on Wednesday - and are believed to have killed nine people and seriously injured two others.

At least 9 die after hail and thunderstorms hit Dongguan
Communist Youth League removes post attacking NPC delegate
US$2m bail payout for Chinese student charged over fatal US crash baffles netizens
Outcry as another migrant worker dies in Zhengzhou
Range of exemptions from investment taxes to end for expats in mainland

The State Council unveiled sweeping tax reform plans on Tuesday under which three ministries, including the National Development and Reform Commission, proposed 35 measures to make the wealthy pay more and to narrow the income gap between the urban rich and the rural poor.

8 Feb 2013 - 5:02AM

The State Council unveiled sweeping tax reform plans on Tuesday under which three ministries, including the National Development and Reform Commission, proposed 35 measures to make the wealthy pay more and to narrow the income gap between the urban rich and the rural poor.

Range of exemptions from investment taxes to end for expats in mainland
China's rich and skilled leave in record numbers