Firms facing up to tough reality

2011-11-23 07:07:32

Compared with financial crisis three years ago, Chinese exporter face worse conditions in recent months and the waiting game is over for companies that want to survive.

'Zombies' and 'phantom' fans haunt online statistics

2011-11-22 07:23:37

Credible figures hard to verify amid hordes of fake micro blog followers, Zhang Yuchen reports in Beijing.

Families struggle to cope with autistic children

2011-11-21 07:07:41

Lack of developed support network adds burdens to autistic children's parents.

Cheaper admission just the ticket for landmark venue

2011-11-18 07:54:05

National Center for the Performing Arts pursues a radical pricing strategy.

Domestic violence casts an ugly shadow

2011-11-17 08:11:44

About a quarter of Chinese women abused by husbands.

Buyers and developers face some harsh home truths

2011-11-16 08:04:35

Confidence shaken amid falling property prices as real estate agents suffer sudden slowdown in top-tier cities.

NGO workers find good deeds unrewarded

2011-11-15 07:25:26

Poor pay are causing widespread hardship among professionals for nonprofit groups.

Prodigies seeking a class act in universities 

2011-11-14 07:29:43

Brilliant students can pose challenges, report Wang Yan in Hefei and Chen Jia in Beijing.

English teaching gets lost in translation

2011-11-11 07:02:09

Lack of unified approach in English teaching confuses students.

Train is on a journey of vision

2011-11-10 07:16:16

Eye hospital on tracks gives new hope to patients in remote areas.

Price collector gives us food for thought

2011-11-09 07:28:45

Monitoring what butchers charge keeps track of CPI.

A place that offers help to young women

2011-11-08 07:10:01

Many youths in China still ignorant about sexual health.