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Tales of Delivery Agents’ ‘High Pay’ May be Exaggerated

It’s been a week since the Singles’ Day shopping rush, but for delivery agencies the holiday hasn’t ended. According to statistics from the State Post Bureau, the total number of items shipped on November 11 surpassed 88.6 million. That’s a three-fold increase over the...


Toulouse Photography Festival Comes to Beijing

For Toulouse, the capital of Haute-Garonne, France, November is themonth when photo lovers, amateur shutterbugs and talented young photogs unite for the MAP Toulouse Photography Festival. The yearly event collects stunning photographic series from around the globe. The organizing committee of Toulouse MAP Photography...


Police Go Digital With Traffic Fine Notices

Beijing police are making the move to digital technology and replacing paper mailing with text messages to notify drivers when they are fined for traffic violations from November 15. Bureau officials said it has become inconvenient and ineffective to mail fines as people’s hukou...


Norwegian Art Explores Man-Nature Relationship

Supported by the Norwegian Embassy in Beijing, artist Henning Olav Espedal is presenting A Sudden Liberating Thought, an exhibition of works based on the relationship between man and his environment, at Amy Li Gallery. Born in 1980, Espedal has been living in China for...


Make Your Own Spicy Beef Jerky

If you’re tired of using your beef for cold dishes or stews, why not make your own jerky? Most of the jerky sold in supermarkets is rock hard and over-salted. This homemade alternative is crispy on the outside and firm inside. The taste is...


Woman Killed by Subway’s Lack of Safety Devices

The city is refocusing its attention on public safety after the tragic death of a woman who became trapped between the platform doors and subway car at Huixinxijie Nankou station on Line 5 on November 6. The woman was severely injured when the train...


Weekly Tango: Green Hats

Republished with permission. For a complete archive of Tango’s cartoons, visit his official Sina Weibo stream at tangocartoon.