Over the past decade, China’s “crude divorce rate,” the number of divorces per...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 4, 2013
Kim Lee, the American wife of Crazy English founder Li Yang, was awarded a 12 million yuan divorce settlement by a Beijing court on Sunday. Li must pay an additional 100,000 yuan per year for each of their three daughters until...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 1, 2013
In China, the institution of marriage is highly revered. While same-sex unions remain illegal, social norms often pressure homosexuals into wedlock against their sexual preference. This can lead to serious domestic problems, a...
by Sophie Beach | Sep 6, 2011
China Debate has an article looking at how reforms in the Marriage Law are unfair to women who may have invested equally with their husbands in joint property, but can’t claim any right to it in a divorce: China’s Supreme...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 17, 2010
NPR reports that the divorce rate in China has doubled in the past ten years, and one in five Chinese marriages don’t last: “We’d known each other three weeks when we went to get a wedding certificate,”...
by Sophie Beach | Oct 7, 2010
Forbes reports on a creative way women in Guangxi are seeking compensation for land that’s been sold for development: The land in dispute here, near the capital city of Guangxi, was swallowed up for urban development under...
by Michael Zhao | Dec 21, 2007
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