Didi driver sentenced to death for rape, murder of passenger

BY MA ZHENHUAN / CHINA DAILY Zhong Yuan, a 28-year-old carpool driver who raped and killed a 19-year-old female passenger in Wenzhou in August, was sentenced to death on Friday. The Wenzhou Intermediate People’s Court on Friday heard the case on camera and sentenced Zhong to death on charges of robbery, rape and homicide. Zhong, a native of Sichuan province, had owed debts from online … Continue reading Didi driver sentenced to death for rape, murder of passenger

China’s TV program: No more foreign fund to ‘purify industry’

BY GLOBAL TIMES China’s top television regulator on Tuesday announced that companies and organizations which had overseas sponsorships or made low-quality programs cannot renew their programming license, which observers and employees said would help purify the industry. The National Radio and Television Administration (NRTA) released a regulation on Tuesday, stating that television dramas and program producers should not accept overseas investments, or have shareholders of … Continue reading China’s TV program: No more foreign fund to ‘purify industry’