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How the Pandemic Delayed the Dreams of a Beijing Bedroom Community

Lockdowns and provincial border controls frustrate commuters of Yanjiao, a well-known satellite town of Beijing in Hebei province

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Why China’s Social Workers Struggle to Make a Difference

China aims to make social work a major part of old age care and public health programs, but the field struggles to gain autonomy from the government and attract new talent

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How Truck Drivers Suffer From Covid-19 Roadblocks

Despite government calls to relax restrictions, Covid-19 prevention still puts a toll on China’s truckers

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The Cost of a Pandemic

Fighting Covid-19 has brought big losses and big profits for different sections of Chinese society

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First Covid-19 Deaths in Over a Year and Other Trending News

Two Covid-19 deaths in Jilin, actor fined 106 million yuan for tax evasion, ban on flavored vapes, sexist ad panned—it’s Viral Week

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Introducing Chifa, Peru’s Chinese Culinary Tradition

“Chifa,” a cuisine developed by Chinese immigrants to Peru, is comfort food for Peruvians across the world

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The Sky’s the Limit: How China Fell Out of Love With Skyscrapers

Plagued by over-construction, safety issues, and environmental concerns, China’s skyscraper boom may be finally coming to an end

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Testing Grounds: Is Chinese Coffee Ready for the Big Leagues?

After 30 years in the making, Yunnan province wants to take its brews to the world

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The Business of Murder: Regulations Hit Role-Playing Murder Mystery Games

Do government regulations mark the death sentence of the role-playing murder game industry?

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