Thursday, May 01, 2014

Consumer Product Safety (消费品安全)

After “cadmium rice,” now “lead” and “arsenic rice”
The New York Times, April 30, 2014

Corruption (腐败)

China party expels ex-Politburo member's associate
Daily Mail, April 29, 2014

Disasters (灾难)

Food meant for Sichuan quake victims found rotting in storeroom - six years later
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2014

Environment (环境)

最严格《环保法》该如何执行?(How will the tougher environmental protection law be implemented?)
Deutsche Welle, April 29, 2014

Hukou (户口)

Can hukou reform save Chinese property?
Macrobusiness, April 30, 2014

China city eases property rules, fuelling speculation others may follow
Reuters, April 29, 2014

State Council urged to halt “illegal” extra permits required to secure hukou for babies
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2014

Human Rights Defenders (人权卫士)

Chinese activist Xu Wanping freed amid clampdown
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 30, 2014

For more information on Xu Wanping, see:
Xu Wanping freed after nine years in prison
Human Rights in China, April 29, 2014