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China’s leading online shopping platform Taobao has over 100,000 high-end consumers with special shopping privileges. Will the group help to drive the company’s service upgrades?

Some young Chinese are seeking new experiences overseas, or escaping problems at home, by enlisting in foreign armed forces

A team of eight Beijing-born pedicab drivers who run hutong tours are committed to maintaining the glory of the old city

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Private hospitals for men will remain a lucrative business while China’s public hospitals fail to meet market demands

The augmented reality game Pokémon Go has swept the globe. Though the game isn’t officially out in China yet, hungry Chinese gamers are trying everything they can to play it

Thanks to his talent for music, after graduating from primary school in the Zhongguancun area of Beijing’s Haidian district, Peng Bo, 12, entered the junior high school affiliated to the nearby Beijing Haidian Teachers’ Training College. The school, close to his home and among the capital’s best, made Peng’s mother Yu Jie very satisfied indeed.