Poll: What is China's Most Notorious Phenomenon?

This is a sarcastic poll created by a Chinese netizen on one of the China’s largest social networking sites—, which asks participants to vote for China’s most notorious phenomenon. The screenshot was taken 2 days...

China Environmental Watchdog Blacklists Polluted Cities

China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) released the “2007 Annual Nation-wide Urban Environmental Management and Regulation Report” (《2007年全國城市環境管理與綜合整治年度報告》), which blacklisted Xinjiang’s...

Internet Consumption Expected to Rise 45.8% in 2008 – Xinhua

From Xinhua via China Daily: China’s Internet consumption hit 398.8 billion yuan (US$53.89 billion) last year and is expected to reach 581.5 billion yuan in 2008, up 45.8 percent, according to a survey released on Tuesday. The “Netguide 2008” survey, which provides a wrap-up of China’s 2007 cyber world, polled more than 300 web sites […]

Ecology Damage Severe, Say 95pc in Online Survey

From The South China Morning Post, via A Glimpse of the World: The mainland’s environmental problems are grave and local governments are bent on economic growth at the expense of the country’s ecology, according to the majority of respondents to a nationwide online survey. The survey, organised by the China Youth Daily and Tencent, China’s […]

Xinhua: Big Chinese companies put environment protection high on agenda: survey

From Xinhua via Sustain Online: Many of China’s biggest companies are intent on improving their environmental standards and practices, according to a survey by World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the global conservation organization. According to the survey, all the Chinese companies participating in the survey said protecting the environment was essential, with more than half indicating […]



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