The top housing ministry is mulling measures, including financial subsidies, to encourage farmers and migrant workers to buy homes in smaller cities where unsold inventory is stockpiling, a newspaper reported on Thursday.
China's National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims will fall on Sunday, Dec 13, 2015. The same day in 1937, Japanese troops captured Nanjing and started a slaughter that lasted more than 40 days.
Thousands of Chinese people have visited the memorial dedicated to the Chinese "comfort women" of World War II, the first of its kind on the Chinese mainland opened to the public earlier this month in Nanjing.
Xiangxiang Chestnut, a tiny shop space selling roasted chestnuts, is situated in the same neighborhood as Angelina, an elegant Parisian tea house that advertises itself as the favorite cafe of the late Coco Chanel, as well as being the most authoritative patisserie for Mont Blanc, a pureed chestnut cake.
For someone her age, Hilary Fan has already worn an unusual number of hats. Having taken to the catwalk as a part-time model, shaken and poured cocktails as a bartender, and embarked on a stint in finance and purchasing, the 21-year-old’s latest achievement involves an actual piece of head gear.