China’s plan to organize its society relies on ‘big data’ to rate everyone

BEHIND THE FIREWALL: How China tamed the Internet |This is part of a series examining the impact of China’s Great Firewall, a mechanism of...

Taming the ‘big tigers’ won’t be easy for China’s president

A meeting of China's top Communist Party officials will debate the proposed regulations obliging cadres to declare their assets and those of their spouses...

China sends two astronauts to space lab: Xinhua

BEIJING: China launched two astronauts into space Monday, official media said, on a mission to its orbiting laboratory as the country works towards setting up...

China 2016 economic growth seen slowing to 6.6 percent, 6.5 percent in 2017: Reuters poll

China's economic growth is expected to cool to 6.6 percent this year and slow further to 6.5 percent in 2017, even as the government...

China’s marriage rate is plummeting – and it’s because of gender inequality

One of the greatest fears of Chinese parents is coming true: China’s young people are turning away from marriage. The trend is also worrying...

China’s Rich List Reveals the Rise of a New Wave of Wealthy Chinese

Chairman of Baoneng Group, Yao Zhenhua, saw his wealth shoot up 820% to $17.2 billion (SHANGHAI) – Chinese property magnate Wang Jianlin has defended his...

Anger on streets in China as football team suffer shock defeat by war-torn Syria

Disgruntled fans gather to demand that president of football association is sacked as hopes for a football revolution suffer a blow. Chinese sports fans have...