Jul
15

Guo Meimei Arrested for Gambling on World Cup

Three years after causing a crisis of confidence in the Red Cross Society of China, Internet celebrity Guo Meimei has been arrested for illegal gambling after she posted about…

Jul
11

CCTV to Rebroadcast China’s 2002 World Cup Appearance Instead of 2014 Finals

China national football team

BEIJING — Chinese state broadcaster CCTV announced this week that it plans to air all three games of China’s 2002 World Cup appearance in lieu of the 2014 grand finals.

Jul
8

After 1 Year, Zhou Yongkang Investigators Have Yet to Find Evidence of Corruption

Zhou Yongkang

BEIJING — It has been nearly a year since authorities began investigating Zhou Yongkang on charges of corruption and abuse of power, yet investigators have turned up nothing that could incriminate the former security chief.

Jul
4

Minister of Education Strongly Advises Daughter to Study Abroad

Minister of Education Zhou Deyang

BEIJING — On Monday, China’s Minister of Education Zhou Deyang strongly advised his daughter to study abroad after learning that she was intent on attending a Chinese college, sources say.

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