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Arrested Huawei executive board member Meng Wanzhou is the daughter of the company’s founder. Photograph: Reuters

The arrest of Meng Wangzhou, chief financial officer of the electronics giant Huawei and daughter of the firm’s founder Ren Zhengfei, has sent shockwa(...)

Photograph: Public confidence in government health services in China has decreased in light of the rabies vaccine revelation Photograph: AFP/Getty

Chinese premier Li Keqiang has called for an immediate investigation into the sale of 250,000 faulty rabies vaccines that he said had crossed a moral (...)

The incident took place as students were being dismissed at the Mizhi County No. 3 Middle School in Shaanxi province, about 805km southwest of Beijing. Source: Google maps

A man wielding a knife killed seven children and injured a dozen others outside a middle school in central China on Friday, authorities said, in one o(...)

Tencent Holdings WeChat messaging application has denied it is storing chat histories. Photograph: Justin Chin/Bloomberg

Tencent Holdings’ WeChat, China’s most popular messenger app, has denied storing users’ chat histories, after a top businessman was quoted in media re(...)

An aerial view of a large hole in the ground in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, in August, killing 161 people. Photograph: EPA/STR CHINA OUT

Chinese social media users are reacting with scorn at a Tianjin government idea to turn the site of twin explosions in August into an “eco park”. Tian(...)

People cheer as  Weibo begins trading on the Nasdaq exchange under the ticker symbol WB  in New York city yesterday. Photograph: Getty

Weibo, the Chinese microblogging service owned by Sina, surged in its first day of trading after pricing its initial public offering at the low(...)

A man visits Sina’s Weibo microblogging site. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Files/Reuters

China’s Weibo will be valued at a lower-than-expected $3.46 billion when it goes public on the Nasdaq today, amidst concerns about the microblo(...)

Icons of messaging applications WhatsApp of Facebook (L), Laiwang of Alibaba Group (C) and WeChat, or Weixin, of Tencent Group

China’s broader economy may be slowing but some parts of its technology sector are on fire. For many years, the country’s tech stocks have play(...)

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Image of the week: Detroit devilThe posters depict Michigan governor Rick Snyder, with some Halloween-style alterations, during a protest against the (...)