A bullet train traveling from Guiyang, Guizhou Province to Guangzhou, Guangdong Province in southern China derailed in Rongjiang County, Guizhou, on June 4, injuring 10 passengers and two train attendants and killing the driver.
China’s State Council issued a package of measures to stabilize the economy in late May, hoping to pull enterprises out of the sluggish economy largely caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and resulting sweeping lockdowns.
In early June, China’s Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security and the Ministry of Finance issued a document on financially supporting and recruiting 34,000 university and college graduates to work in rural areas.
An all-out brawl over a parking spot between the owners of a Bentley and a Rolls-Royce sparked an official investigation of a Party secretary of a State-owned enterprise (SOE).
Police have arrested nine suspects linked to the alleged sexual harassment and violent attack on four women at a restaurant in Tangshan, Hebei Province that has since garnered world-wide attention on targeted violence against women.
People’s Education Press has come under fire since late May for strange and disturbing illustrations in its math textbooks used in many elementary schools nationwide for the past decade.