Legless doctor treats villagers for 17 years in mountainous Chongqing

BY PEOPLE’S DAILY Li Juhong, a 37-year-old legless village doctor in a small rural area in southwest China’s Chongqing has touched many Chinese netizens for her devotion to providing medical treatment for thousands of villagers over the past 17 years. At the age of four, Li was hit by a large speeding truck on a mountain road outside of Wadian Village in Chongqing where she … Continue reading Legless doctor treats villagers for 17 years in mountainous Chongqing

This Chinese firm is the world’s fastest-growing brand

BY SILVI WRITER China’s video streaming giant iQiyi (爱奇艺), “China’s answer to Netflix”, is the world’s fastest-growing brand of 2019, according to Brand Finance Global 500 2019, a report to include the world’s 500 most valuable brands across all sectors and countries Brand value of Nasdaq-listed iQiyi, founded in Apr 2010, is “up a whopping 326% year on year, three times the 105% hike by its … Continue reading This Chinese firm is the world’s fastest-growing brand

In Photo: the world’s largest annual migration

BY SILVI WRITER Nearly 3 billion trips are expected to be made within 40 days in China, as the country of 1.4 billion people kicked off on Jan 21 this year’s annual Spring Festival Travel Rush – the world’s largest annual human migration. The rush will end on Mar 1. During this period of time, China’s railway system will see a surge in passengers. Railway … Continue reading In Photo: the world’s largest annual migration

China-backed rail ‘will still be reconsidered if it was a US project’

BY SILVI WRITER The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) will still “be reconsidered … if it was a US project”, Chinese analysts said, noting its cancellation by the Malaysian government is not targeted at “any particular country”. Yet source with contractor China Communications Construction Co said China and Malaysia “are still discussing the project”, according to China’s state media. Malaysia’s economics minister said the country … Continue reading China-backed rail ‘will still be reconsidered if it was a US project’

North Korean art troupe begins performance in Beijing

BY YONHAP A North Korean art troupe began its performance in Beijing on Saturday, the first show in the neighboring country in three years and a demonstration of close ties between the two countries. A delegation of senior officials and a 280-strong art troupe, led by Ri Su-yong, vice chairman of the ruling party’s Central Committee, arrived in Beijing on Thursday for the show. North … Continue reading North Korean art troupe begins performance in Beijing

Young Chinese losing interest in sex?

BY GLOBAL TIMES Recent college graduate surnamed Li, 24, has been standing next to a stranger, staring into her eyes for over a minute. It’s completely silent except for the rhythmic music coming from the loudspeaker, but the air is filled with something else – expectation. People in this room have gathered today to talk about sex. Hand in hand, heart to heart. Does this … Continue reading Young Chinese losing interest in sex?