Chinese parents fret after government bans for-profit tutoring firms

A girl carrying a schoolbag stands near an outlet of private educational services provider New Oriental Education and Technology Group in Beijing, China, on July 26, 2021.Reuters Anxious Chinese parents were rushing to hire private tutors to help their children navigate a fiercely competitive education system after the government moved last week to rein in [...]

Police Reveal What Happened Between Kris Wu and Du Meizhu That Led to a Fraud Case

Kris Wu and Du Meizhu who accused him of predatory sex behavior against teens were in a he-said, she-said situation as Kris has denied her allegations. On July 22, the Beijing Chaoyang police revealed the initial results of their investigation on the claims Du Meizhu made online about being violated and the extortion case that Kris Wu reported to the police. Kris’s [...]

Police Reveal What Happened Between Kris Wu and Du Meizhu That Led to a Fraud Case

Kris Wu and Du Meizhu who accused him of predatory sex behavior against teens were in a he-said, she-said situation as Kris has denied her allegations. On July 22, the Beijing Chaoyang police revealed the initial results of their investigation on the claims Du Meizhu made online about being violated and the extortion case that Kris Wu reported to the police. Kris’s [...]

China floods: Good Samaritans show flood-hit Zhengzhou residents kindness

A handout photo. People take shelter in a cinema in Zhengzhou.South China Morning Post Business owners and residents in the city of Zhengzhou, which has been hit by severe flooding, have given a helping hand to those affected by the natural disaster. The extreme weather in Zhengzhou and neighbouring areas has left at least 33 people [...]

Kris Wu Loses Brand Endorsement Following Du Meizhu’s Latest Interview

Things have certainly escalated since a woman named Du Meizhu accused Chinese-Canadian singer-actor Kris Wu Yifan of using different methods to lure underaged girls. At the time, his team immediately responded with a lawyer’s letter stating their intention to take legal action against her false statements. It’s been over a week since then and Du Meizhu claps back with more [...]

Wang Yibo Once Again a Victim of What Appears to be an Illegally Placed Tracking Device

Wang Yibo’s saga against obsessive fans continues as what looks like another tracking device was once again discovered hidden in his car. Yuehua Entertainment, the idol’s agency has confirmed that evidence from this recent violation of his privacy has already been handed over to the police for investigation. In their statement yesterday, Yuehua Entertaintment reiterated [...]

Chinese crackdown on online fraud forces citizens to leave Myanmar’s ‘Little China’

At a hotel in Wa State, near the Myanmar-China border, Chinese national Li Jiajie is growing increasingly desperate by the day. The 24-year-old has been surviving on his savings since last month when he quit his job as an assistant chef after Chinese security officials instructed all citizens to leave northeast Myanmar . But Li is [...]

Kris Wu Under Fire for Preying on Underage Girls

Former EXO member, Kris Wu (吳亦凡), has been in hot waters lately due to exposure of his controversial love life. Kris was also recently exposed to have booked a party room with more than 80 women with good friend and rich second generation, Wang Sicong (王思聪). Already notorious for dating 18 and 19-year-olds students, the singer was again accused of preying on underage [...]

Chinese gang masquerading as relationship saviours detained for fraud

Shanghai authorities busted a fraudulent gang of “relationship saving masters” after they swindled over seven million yuan (S$1.5 million) from more than 500 people across China. The Shanghai Municipal Police said 69 people were detained under suspicion of pretending to be relationship counsellors despite having zero training and not attempting to help their clients . On [...]

Coronavirus: Early signs Sinovac’s jab is safe and effective in children

The Covid-19 vaccine developed by Chinese company Sinovac is safe and effective for children as young as three, early stage human trials have found, as China seeks to expand immunisation coverage. The vaccine, which gained World Health Organisation emergency use approval for adults earlier this month, has already been approved for emergency use for children [...]