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China’s killer smog rolls in

uring the cold and bitter winter season in Beijing - capital of the People's Republic of China - it is common to find people...

China Shuts Down Tens Of Thousands Of Factories In Widespread Pollution Crackdown

China has implemented an unprecedented pollution crackdown in recent months as the country shuts down tens of thousands of factories. The effort is part...

China sees long battle ahead for blue skies, clean water

Two high-ranking Chinese officials boasted to the media Monday of the country's progress toward cleaner air and water after years of efforts, but they did...

China struggles to meet air quality targets

China faces difficulties in meeting its smog-fighting target for this year, its environmental protection minister said during a visit to four heavily industrialised provinces...

China’s small factories fear ‘rail Armageddon’ with orders to ditch trucks

Thousands of small factories in China, making everything from steel to chemicals, are scrambling for access to the country’s clogged rail network as Beijing...

China plans nationwide use of ethanol gasoline by 2020, state media says

China plans to roll out the use of ethanol in gasoline nationally by 2020, state media reported on Wednesday citing a government document, as...

Air pollution cuts three years off lifespans in northern China

There are currently an estimated 4.5 billion people around the world exposed to levels of particulate air pollution that are at least twice what...

‘My job is to clean up the environment. China really wants to do that’

James Thornton’s specialty is suing governments and corporations on behalf of his only client – the Earth – and he’s very good at it....

China punishes 18,000 companies for pollution

Some 18,000 polluting companies have been punished, fines of 870 million yuan (S$180 million) issued and more than 12,000 officials disciplined, as government teams...

China’s blue skies target may make for winter gas crunch

Chinese President Xi Jinping's government has beaten expectations in its drive to help clear the nation's notoriously smoggy skies by burning less coal and...

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Guo Wengui – selection of tweets in English Translation

Guo Wengui - tweets in English dated 17-18 August 2017✊️✊️✊️ *Hongkuan Pushing the Wall 98: Guo and Democratic Revolution Meeting *No matter how insane these traitors...

Call for recognition of the CCP as a terrorist organization

Tens of thousands of people, especially overseas Chinese, have appealed to the U.S. government to officially designate the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) as a...

Both Winston Sterzel and Nathan Rich are welcome in China, and that is good

Winston Sterzel and Nathan Rich are two popular and controversial foreigners living in China. Both have won tens of thousands of fans in China...

Joanna Dong gets to third round of Sing! China

Local jazz singer Joanna Dong continues to power her way through Sing! China, earning high praise and advancing to the next round on the televised...

A new search engine from WeChat could change China’s internet

China’s already-big WeChat is searching for how to get even bigger. The answer? Search. Today the company publicly unveiled (link in Chinese) a feature—called “Search,”...

Breaking News: Hong Kong government requested martial law by PLA troops

The CCP will announce on August 4, based upon the laws governing the PLA in Hong Kong and state security, the Hong Kong government...

Chinese bike share firm goes bust after losing 90% of bikes

A Chinese bike-sharing company has gone out of business after 90% of its bikes went missing in the first five months. Chongqing-based Wukong Bikes said...

Documentary: Who is Miles Kwok?

Miles Kwok, or Guo Wengui, was born in an ordinary family. Originally the family was from Shen County, Shandong province, in northern China. On his...

China installs ‘the world’s most advanced video surveillance system’ with over 20 million street...

China has installed 20 million artificial intelligence-equipped cameras in what is believed to be the world's most advanced surveillance system. The camera system is part of...

Alibaba founder Jack Ma sets up Australian scholarship programme in honour of late friend

By Jane Cai Chinese billionaire Jack Ma plans to donate US$20 million to fund a scholarship at an Australian university to honour a late friend from...

Xiao Jianhua’s preference for female bodyguards highlights growing trend among Chinese tycoons

Founder of protection firm Zhongzhou Tewei says Xiao Jianhua, who left Hong Kong amid mysterious circumstances, requested most of his bodyguards be women By Josh Ye Xiao...

Protests break out on China-North Korea border over new sanctions

Protests have broken out on the Chinese border with North Korea, as China’s seafood importers watched frozen product melt in trucks blocked from crossing...

Chinese billionaire Xiao Jianhua ‘abducted’ from HK hotel

A billionaire with links to the family of Xi Jinping was reportedly taken from his apartment in the Four Seasons in Hong Kong by...

Postcard from Beidaihe: Beach politics for China’s elite

The arrival of hot weather in Beijing spells the start of a sacred summer ritual — the retreat to a beach resort where, this...

Winner of China’s ‘best breasts contest’ sets her sights on becoming a Victoria’s Secret...

A beauty queen who has won China's controversial Breast Model Competition said she improved her catwalk skills through dozens of knockoff Victoria's Secret fashion...

Fan Bingbing sues exiled billionaire over claims she slept with CCP chief

Chinese film star Fan Bingbing has sued fugitive tycoon Guo Wengui after he sensationally claimed she slept with the country's anti-corruption chief Wang Qishan. Wengui,...

Brokerage Deal Sheds Light on Fugitive Tycoon’s Tie With Abu Dhabi, Tony Blair

Leveraging connections with former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, China’s fugitive businessman Guo Wengui, also known as Miles Kwok, raised $3 billion from Abu...
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Breaking! Chinese military vehicles entering Hong Kong

Breaking news! Spread the message! Today afternoon at 3:00 pm local time, at Front Sea border in Shenzhen, Chinese PLA troops in countless military vehicles...

Tycoon Guo Wengui is stripping off the Emperor’s New Clothes

Armed with his Twitter and YouTube accounts and a collection of corruption allegations against top Party, business, and media leaders in China,  Chinese businessman Guo Wengui...

Firms suing Chinese fugitive Guo Wengui rush to claim his luxury New York apartment...

Despite its US$78 million price tag, the penthouse’s cost represents only one twentieth of the claims piling up against the tycoon in New York...