Fear for Their Future after the Dalai Lama
-- For almost half a century the Dalai Lama has been a headache
for China's communist leaders. Beijing regularly denounces him as a traitor
and a "splitist." But the Dalai Lama poses a problem for Tibetans
Unbearable Cost of Renting in Beijing
-- All the places started looking the same after seeing 15 properties
in two days of house hunting in Beijing. The building is brand new...Picture
yourself in the 30-meter indoor swimming pool and health club on the third
floor that is exclusive to residents...There are six in this four-bedroom
Investors Dislike Market Regulation
-- Because of these large-scale losses among investors, Beijing's
reform-minded regulators who favor draconian regulations to regulate the
market are losing momentum, never mind the impending entrance of foreigners
into China's financial market under WTO commitment...
Kong Drives out Unwanted Chinese Immigrants
-- In the meantime, Chinese who want to reunite with their families
in HK must rely on the quota system, which allows reunions for 150 people
a day. Those include spouses, children under 18 and children over 18 when
their parents are over 60...
One Chinese Escaped Death On 11 September
-- For those Chinese who were chortling at the Sept 11 terror attacks
on the United States Sun Lingling has one word: evil...