As a result of President Xi Jinping’s ongoing anti-corruption campaign, there has been a...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 9, 2014
While local civil servants don’t take home much in the way of an official salary, they...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 26, 2013
At The Wall Street Journal, Bob Davis describes how prestige and security are driving fresh graduates towards jobs in government or state-owned enterprises, rather than private companies or entrepreneurship: Over the past...
by 不忘初心 | Nov 29, 2012
This week in Wuhan, a handful of female college students protested against invasive gynecological tests required for civil service jobs. From Jonathan Kaiman at The Guardian: A picture of the protest on Monday, which appeared in...
by Liu Yong | May 19, 2009
From Bloomberg: Sun Yizhen considered her university degree in international trade the ticket to a prestigious career with a state-owned enterprise like Bank of China Ltd. in Beijing. Instead, she found herself huddled against a...
by Priscilla Jiao | Oct 15, 2008
From China Daily: Civil service jobs have gradually become popular again with growing numbers of graduates nominating them as their “ideal jobs”. Amid the current global financial crisis’ implications for the...
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