China's popular "Douyin" app is known as "TikTok" in markets outside of China. But is it really one app?
Alipay, oh, Alipay, wherefore art thou Hanbao now?
"The collapse of one app is affecting our entire future."
China's ubiquitous inserted ad marketing is alienating viewers from their favorite TV drama characters.
Haidilao is taking its customer service to a whole new level.
Bulgari's wordplay is multidimensional, but did it consider Jewish people?
Hotpot discussions are getting heated.
Top-notch hotpot restaurant asks for top-notch waiters - stirring controversy online.
A selection of the best modern literary fiction works that provide deeper insights into China.
Nearly 40 reports of Chinese nationals being robbed in Sweden over the past three months, the Chinese Embassy in Stockholm claims: their safety alert for Chinese...
According to Chinese (state) media, these are the top buzzwords of the year.
First published December 16 2018 It’s been an eventful 2018 on Chinese social media. What’s on Weibo lists the 18 topics that have generated the most...
Apparently, all it takes is to be an American to get your deposit back from Ofo?
"You take one of ours, we take one of yours," some commenters write.
As reports of the Strasbourg attack make their rounds on Weibo, many social media users are concerned about public safety in Europe.
After waiting for 50 days to see her again, the man decided to sue a woman he met at a bookstore to trace her down.
"Obedience is the core value for women," is a message that is being propagated in "female virtue classes."
A 4-year-old girl lost her life in a pedestrian crossing incident that happened within a matter of seconds. A terrible fatal incident that was caught on...
If there is one single word for being 'dirt-poor' and 'ugly' it would be 'qiou' - a character many self-mocking young Chinese say they identify with.
A messy story is flooding Weibo today, as Chinese celebrity Ma Rong accuses ex-husband Wang Baoqiang of assault.