Canadian Detained in China on Unspecified Charges

The arrest comes hot on the heels of 16 foreign teachers and students being detained in Jiangsu for drug-related charges.

by Jesse Pottinger, 15 July 2019

16 Foreign Teachers and Students Detained for Drug Use in China

On Wednesday morning, the public security bureau in Xuzhou, Jiangsu issued a statement that 16 foreigners were detained this month.

by Barnaby Lofton, 10 July 2019

Talking Robot Rehabs Drug Addicts in Guangzhou

Guangzhou now has a solution for drug addicts seeking counseling: robots.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 26 June 2019

Brain Implants Trialed to Combat Drug Addiction at Shanghai Hospital

In Shanghai, clinical trials of a treatment for drug addiction called Deep Brain Stimulation are seeking to help addicts combat drugs.

by Bryan Grogan, 09 May 2019

Canadian Sentenced to Death for Drug Trafficking in South China

11 defendants involved in the massive drug operation were either sentenced to death, life imprisonment or given a limited prison term, depending on their involvement.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 30 April 2019

China Launches Fentanyl Crackdown, Adds Drug to Controlled Substances List

Government officials in Beijing announced this morning that ‘fentanyl-related substances’ will be added to the list of controlled drugs.

by Matthew Bossons, 01 April 2019

Canadian Sentenced to Death in China Has History of Drug Trafficking

The man's criminal record dates back to 2003, when he was arrested for possession with the purpose of trafficking.

by Bryan Grogan, 15 January 2019

Canadian to Stand Trial for Drug Smuggling in China

This is now the fourth Canadian who has been detained by Chinese authorities in December.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 27 December 2018

In Case You Missed It…

We're on WeChat!

Scan our QR Code at right or follow us at thatsonline for events, guides, giveaways and much more!

7 Days in China With thatsmags.com

Weekly updates to your email inbox every Wednesday

Subscribe

Download previous issues

Never miss an issue of That's Magazines!

Visit the archives

Get the App. Your essential China city companion.