Travel agency withdraws IPO filing after allegations of 'commercializing a Buddhist shrine'Travel agency withdraws IPO filing after allegations of 'commercializing a Buddhist shrine'A Chinese travel agency doing business in the scenic area of a holy mountain has withdrawn its application for an initial public offering after a religious organization criticized the firm for "commercializing the Buddhist shrine", which violates new rules aimed at protecting religion.

Hainan province imposes home-purchase restrictions to focus on high-quality growthHainan province imposes home-purchase restrictions to focus on high-quality growthHainan, China's southernmost island province long billed as Asia's Hawaii, announced Sunday night to impose a province-wide restriction o…

Unmanned bank branch gives insights into life after automationUnmanned bank branch gives insights into life after automationAs stories about self-service stores and driverless cars unleash people's imagination about how convenient our life could be, an unmanned…

Chinese doctor calling popular medicinal liquor ‘poison’ released on bail following public outcryChinese doctor calling popular medicinal liquor ‘poison’ released on bail following public outcryA Chinese doctor who was detained for three months for describing a medicinal liquor as “poison” in an online article was released on b…

As China plans to remove tariffs on imported cancer drugs, Party mouthpiece calls for self-innovationAs China plans to remove tariffs on imported cancer drugs, Party mouthpiece calls for self-innovationWith China set to remove tariffs on imported cancer drugs to ease the burden of patients and their families, a Party newspaper has said t…

High demand for tomb space in Beijing's vicinity sends prices soaringHigh demand for tomb space in Beijing's vicinity sends prices soaringThe buying spree of tombs located in the areas adjacent to China's megacities has sent the prices of this special type of private propert…

Former Chongqing Party chief goes on trialFormer Chongqing Party chief goes on trialSun Zhengcai, former secretary of the Chongqing Municipal Committee of the Communist Party of China, went on trial in Tianjin on Thursday…