9 hrs ago
Woman loses job for sick leave violation
A WOMAN who asked for sick leave while pregnant and went on a trip lost her job as Jing'an District People's Court yesterday ruled she violated the company's terms of employment.
18 hrs ago
A team of cadets from the Armed Police Academy cheer themselves up in Yunnan Satellite TV's reality show Soldiers' Sortie.
Wed May 22, 2013
IHT Rendezvous: IHT Quick Read: May 22
Despite growing public opposition to the practice, the Chinese government is not prepared to end the lucrative trade in ursodeoxycholic acid, the active ingredient found in bear gallbladders.
The Honolulu Advertiser
Chinese bear bile farming draws charges of cruelty
CHENGDU, China>> It was, at first glance, a rather modest initial public offering by a small Chinese company seeking to expand production of the key ingredient used in traditional remedies said to shrink gallstones, reduce fevers and sooth the aftereffects of excessive drinking.
Tue May 21, 2013
Hershey Co. unveils ambitious chocolate bar for China in historic product launch
The production line at the Hershey Company West Hershey plant. The new product will be made in China.
Mon May 20, 2013
Volvo Might Miss Target of Beginning Production at the Chengdu Plant, China by June
Volvo might not succeed in beginning production at its new Chengdu plant by June, according to a China Financial Report.
Foxconn reports three possible suicides at factories in China
Three workers at Foxconn factories in China have fallen to their deaths in recent weeks and police are investigating, according to the company.
WNYC-AM New York
Children Of China's Wealthy Learn Expensive Lessons
In China, having too much money is a relatively new problem. But the rapidly growing country is second only to the U.S. in its number of billionaires, according to Forbes magazine.
Habitat for Humanity China to rebuild homes in quake-hit Qionglai city in Sichuan
Bangkok, 20th May 2013 Habitat for Humanity China, part of international non-government housing organization Habitat for Humanity, today announced that it will support families in Qionglai city affected by the recent Sichuan earthquake.
Sun May 19, 2013
Madrid Zoo Returns Spanish-born Panda Cubs to China
Panda bear cubs Po and De De, who were born at Madrid's Zoo Aquarium on Sept. 7, 2010, are settling into their new lives at the panda reserve in Chengdu, China, where they will live from now on, a keeper told Efe.
International Business Times
Chinese LGBT Activists Held by Police During 'Gay Day'
Chinese LGBT activists questioned and detained by police after handing out leaflets for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activists in two Chinese cities were detained by police while celebrating International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia on Friday 17 May.
People's Daily Online
Spain-born panda twins return to China
A pair of two-and-a-half-year-old giant panda twins that were born in Spain returned to China on Saturday.
Woman: China police ask to ax White House petition Upset about plans...
But she said she discovered the site does not allow people to remove petitions so she was unable to comply.
Sat May 18, 2013
Korea celebrates anniversary of Arirang satellite launch
Despite traveling faster than 7 kilometers per second at nearly 700 kilometers above the planet's surface, Korea's Arirang-3 satellite managed to capture these photos of the Dokdo Islets with breath-taking detail.
Fri May 17, 2013
Snapshot: 'Nanchong, Sichuan' (2006), by Luo Dan
The photograph above, of three swimmers changing clothes, is part of "China Route 318", a series inspired by Jack Kerouac and Robert Frank, for which Luo Dan drove from Shanghai in the far east of the country to Lhasa in the west.
International Business Times
Shale Gas: International Firms Tap Into China's Lucrative Market
Workers carry out a practice drill in case of a hydrogen sulfide leak at a natural gas appraisal well of Sinopec in Langzhong county, Sichuan province March 1, 2011.
Apple Supplier Foxconn Making Progress on Labor Fairness: FLA
The FLA's second round of verification assessments found continued improvement in compliance with labor laws at Apple's biggest supplier.
Thu May 16, 2013
24 HOURS: 10 STUNNING moments from around the world
We present some of the most dramatic photographs clicked across the globe in the last 24 hours.