Getting Under the Skin of China's Cosmetic Surgery Boom

The beauty industry in China is growing enormously. We take a deep dive and find out why.

by Bryan Grogan, 16 August 2019

Where to Watch Dragon Boat Races in Guangdong 2019

We've selected some of the best-known and adrenaline-pumping races to watch in our fair province.

by That's PRD, 05 June 2019

False Advertising Targeted in New Shenzhen Credit Scheme

With the credit-rating system, the council vows to make sure companies that seriously violate market rules at one place will have their rights restricted at all places.

by Jonathan Zhong, 26 February 2019

We Visited the Last of the Vanishing Late Night Markets in Guangzhou

You’d be forgiven for thinking the pedestrian pathway on Haizhu Bridge would be dead quiet at 4am, but you’d be wrong.

by Tristin Zhang, 29 October 2018

Off the Market: The Aftermath of Beijing's Wholesale Market Closures

The market closures are part of the government’s attempt to clear Beijing of “big city ills” like pollution and traffic, as well as cap the population at 23 million by 2020.

by Dominique Wong, 22 June 2018

Beijing Forces Thousands of 'Non-Essential' Businesses to Close

Business and high-polluting factories are shutting down, or moving to Hebei and Tianjin, en masse in order to optimize Beijing's growth.

by Justine Lopez, 10 February 2017

How to Get the Most Out of Your Local Wet Market

Useful tips to help you haggle for toads, avoid pesticides and, possibly most importantly, keep your favorite shoes clean!

by Matthew Bossons, 12 January 2017

Elderly Chinese Immigrant Cooks for Sick Neighbor, Melts Hearts in Canada

'My neighbor doesn't speak English, but her kindness needs no translation.'

by Bridget O'Donnell, 19 September 2016

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