ChinaSociety

Chinese sentenced to jail time for breaching quarantine

A man was sentenced to six months in prison with a year of suspension in the city’s second case related to interrupting epidemic prevention and control. The Baoshan District People’s Court learned that a woman, surnamed Zhang, had arrived in Shanghai from…
ChinaOpinion

Tourism Rebounds

The three-day Dragon Boat holiday (Duanwu Jie) attracted 510,100 visitors to the city, including 154,100 overnighters, and generated 372 million yuan ($53 million) in tourism revenue, according to the Zhuhai local media’s report. Meanwhile last year same period…
ChinaPolitics

China opens office for national security in Hong Kong

The Chinese government today opened the National Security Safeguard Office in Hong Kong, eight days after the new legislation imposed on the region by Beijing came into force, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The new body, which is under the tutelage of the…
ChinaEconomy

Investment plan to connect HK, Macau with mainland

China announced details of a long-anticipated pilot scheme on Monday linking up investment of wealth management products in Hong Kong and Macau with neighboring cities, to further integrate the special administrative regions with the mainland. “Wealth Management…
ChinaSociety

China issues yellow alert for rainstorms

China’s national observatory issued a yellow alert for rainstorms Sunday, as heavy downpours are forecast to hit vast stretches of the country. From Sunday to Monday afternoon, heavy rain and rainstorms are expected in parts of Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui…