Top Chinese health expert revised advice on monkeypox after backlash

Disasters 09/25/22, 08:26

According to the South China Morning Post, top Chinese epidemiologist Wu Zunyou has changed his advice about monkeypox after online backlash for being "racist and discriminatory" on his first health advice over the disease. Wu revised his advice on Monday, urging people to avoid "intimate direct skin-to-skin contact" with foreigners or ...

Chinese professor weird humor in resume causes hot search online

Social problem 09/25/22, 08:24

A sincere introduction by Prof. Hu Jinniu from the School of Physical Sciences of Nankai University has recently attracted attention in academic circles and quickly became a hot search. The personal introduction on the homepage of his academy's official website seems to have the power of its own to reveal hard ...

Top CCP cadre falls from grace over corruption in political deals

Insights 09/25/22, 08:20

Leading up to the eve of the 20th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), many corruption cases of powerful officials have been exposed. On September 19, the website of the China Central Commission for Discipline Inspection reported that Li Jiexiang , a former member of the Qinghai Provincial Party ...

Chinese company spies on ‘smoking violators’ in toilet cubicles

Social problem 09/25/22, 08:11

Recently, a company in southeastern China has been accused of installing surveillance cameras in toilet cubicles. This ruse is to catch workers breaking the company’s no-smoking policy. According to the South China Morning Post, after receiving severe backlash, the subsidiary of state-owned battery manufacturer, China Aviation Lithium Battery, in Xiamen, Fujian ...

Visiting Hong Kong? Quarantine could be Off the Menu!

Human Rights 09/25/22, 07:57

According to multiple media, Hong Kong could soon stop mandating hotel quarantines for foreign visitors.  South China Morning Post reports from sources that incoming travelers may only be required to monitor their health for at least seven days. At the moment, they are subject to a three-day hotel quarantine, plus four ...