- Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:37
In 2013, China announced a plan to curb air pollution in the notoriously smoggy Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, home to many old factories. Last year it even closed factories near the new Disneyland in Shanghai, hoping for more cheerful skies around the park.
- Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:47
Many died in traffic accidents or of heart attacks, though, and not in armed clashes with criminals or militants.
- Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:42
China's largely rubber stamp parliament will this month again review its controversial draft law governing foreign non-government organizations, state news agency Xinhua said on Friday.
- Wed, 04/13/2016 - 23:11
Up to 5 million yuan available in new program aimed at getting Uyghurs to tell authorities about suspicious activity.
- Tue, 04/12/2016 - 00:00
Twenty-five Chinese technology companies have signed a pledge to counter images and information online that promote terrorism, the internet regulator said on Tuesday, months after China passed a controversial new anti-terrorism law.
- Mon, 04/11/2016 - 19:22
China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang will offer rewards of up to 5 million yuan ($772,738) for tip offs about terrorist attacks, the government there said on Monday, in the latest stability move by authorities.
- Fri, 04/08/2016 - 18:29
WUC has published its newsletter for the month of April, detailing a number of stories that have featured prominently over the last month. The newsletter will continue monthly through 2016.
- Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:55
Today in Urumqi, capital of the region home to the ethnically Turkic Uyghur people, a court tried Patigul Ghulam in closed proceedings on allegations of leaking state secrets.
- Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:25
Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwon claimed Thursday he ordered surveillance of four Uighur and Chechen tourists because they might have entered the country on fake passports or planned to launch terrorist attacks.
- Fri, 04/01/2016 - 23:19
Land appropriation, forced abortions,‘strike hard’ campaigns and forced labor have reduced the amount of farmland residents need to make a decent living.