Who's apologizing and why? An A-Z list of the foreign companies caught up in China's online brand hunt.
"Hong Kong, the Pearl of the Orient, is no longer blooming, but covered in cuts and bruises."
Eating dog meat is a personal choice, many commenters argue.
Fear of pain is a major reason for nonmedical cesarian deliveries on maternal request.
Explaining Weibo’s "Super Topics"
Why does 'Trump' have multiple names in Chinese?
The Chinese animation industry is a much-discussed topic in the media and on Weibo. Will China's 'donghua' make a comeback?
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...
The success of K-Pop in China and beyond is evident - the causes for its success are less obvious.
About changing concepts of home in China: from 'home is where my pig is' to 'has your frog returned home yet?'
China's 'Big Stomach Stars' are all the rage - but is it really just harmless entertainment?
The term 'netizens', referring to Chinese internet users, is both loved and hated.
"The personal credit era has arrived," some netizens say.
Even if they happened 80 years ago, these unsolved murder cases still haunt Chinese netizens today.
From children's icon to ganger pig, Peppa Pig is now banned from China's popular short video platform Douyin.
There is no China-based, Chinese #metoo movement as there is in the US and other countries.
What's on Weibo gives an overview of how anorexia nervosa is discussed in China and on Chinese social media.
27 years after her suicide, bohemian writer San Mao still strikes a chord with Chinese netizens.
Many of China's post-90 workers are job-hopping or are suffering from working overtime. Is the pressure on the job market too much to handle for this...
Discussions on the so-called 'halalification' of China have flared up after delivery app Meituan introduced separate boxes for its halal food deliveries this week.