How to Track Typhoons Hitting China on WeChat and Web

Keep track of storms' paths in real-time as they hit China.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 03 August 2020

This Day in History: Shanghai's Yongkang Lu Bar Street Shut Down

On July 11, 2016, a Shanghai mayor vowed to close down the city's most infamous bar street, kickstarting a dramatic shutdown.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 12 July 2020

QUIZ: Could You Pass the Gaokao?

Find out if you can pass China's notoriously difficult college entrance exam.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 07 July 2020

30 Absolutely Insane Questions from China's Gaokao

Do you have what it takes to answer these incredibly difficult questions from China's National College Entrance Examination?

by Bridget O'Donnell, 07 July 2020

Beijing-Bound Passengers Face Extra Screenings at Train Stations

Passengers heading to Beijing will be subject to extra security checks and temperature screenings ahead of the Two Sessions.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 19 May 2020

China's Movie Theaters Finally Reopen, But It Won't Be the Same

Chinese cinemas are gradually reopening, but there’s a catch.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 11 May 2020

China Bans Foreign Textbooks at Primary & Middle Schools

Textbooks imported from foreign countries will be banned at primary and middle schools across China, according to new regulations.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 09 January 2020

Explainer: Why China Celebrates Christmas with Apples

Ever wonder why you've been receiving apples from Chinese friends and co-workers for Christmas?

by Bridget O'Donnell, 24 December 2019

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