Shanghai residents flee from IKEA, creating chaos

Social problem 08/17/22, 18:23

On Saturday, August 13th, an IKEA store in Shanghai was temporarily locked down and controlled immediately by authorities due to a positive case. Many customers tried to run out of the store as soon as they heard the news. Several viral videos on Chinese social media since August 13th show an ...

Chinese official’s whopping gambling spree: Over $90,000 lost in one night

Social problem 08/16/22, 03:58

China recently announced the case of a gambling-addicted official from a state-owned enterprise in Hangzhou. His annual salary was not even enough for one night's gambling spree. He eventually got jail time for taking bribes. The website of Zhejiang Province's anti-corruption agency Commission for Discipline Inspection and Supervision recently posted an ...

China’s lunch break culture: ‘paradise’ or …..?

Social problem 08/15/22, 04:34

China is the kingdom of naps. According to research by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, 88% of Chinese survey respondents have a habit of napping compared to only 13% of Americans. Walking into any Chinese company around lunchtime, you will see employees resting on their chairs, getting a moment ...

Shanghai to reopen all schools in September

Social problem 08/15/22, 04:31

Shanghai will reopen kindergartens and primary and secondary schools on September 1 after almost six months of COVID-19 lockdowns. According to a Shanghai Municipal Education Commission announcement on August 14, the city will require all students and teachers to stay in Shanghai for two weeks before schools start again as early ...

Ilegal Acid Nucleic kits exposed: Almost 40 million tests conducted

Social problem 08/15/22, 04:29

According to a report by the Epoch Times on August 12th, Shanghai Berger Medical Technology Co., Ltd. (Berger Medical) was recently reported to authorities. It is alleged that to save operating costs; the company sold testing kit reagents that did not meet the state’s transportation temperature regulations to many provinces, ...