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Golden Week for Xiamen? 9th BRICS summit to be held on Sept. 3-5

2017 the First BRICS Sherpa Meeting was held in Nanjing from February 23rd to 24th. According to 2017 the First BRICS Sherpa Meeting held in Nanjing, the ninth BRICS summit will be held in Xiamen from September 3rd to 5th this year. The latest announcement triggered a new round of hot discussion on possible "BRICS Golden Week" among residents in Xiamen. BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economies: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. According to reports, the 9th BRICS summit is likely to bring the follow... Read More

Alipay's newly launched social platform under fire over sexual content

Zhima Credit, a credit rating service provided by Alibaba. Alipay vowed on Monday to punish users who publish pornographic material on its newly launched social platform following public complaints about explicit content. Experts criticized the company for using a sexual element to advertise the platform. Alipay, the online third-party payment platform established by China's e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, on Thursday began testing a social platform named "Circle," including two communities on the platform: one for female college students called "campus diary&q... Read More

Beijing boss requires female staff to greet him with a kiss every morning

A company that sells home brewery machinery in Tongzhou District, Beijing requires its female staff members to kiss their boss each morning, claiming it enhances the corporate culture and unites its staff. [Photo / Youth.cn] A company that sells home brewery machinery in Tongzhou District, Beijing requires its female staff members to kiss their boss each morning, claiming it enhances the corporate culture and unites its staff. Over half the company's staff members are women. They are required to line up between 9:00 and 9:30 each morning to kiss their boss. Despite reluctanc... Read More