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In China, some signs of greater acceptance of LGBT people
China's government has ruled out any move to legalize same-sex marriage, and many Chinese gays and lesbians remain in the closet, yet there are multiple signs of greater awareness and acceptance of LGBT people in the world's most populous nation.
 
Senior China official gets life in prison for US$22 mil. in bribes
The former head of China's statistics bureau was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of taking massive bribes over more than two decades -- one of a spate of newly-resolved public corruption cases involving almost US$100 million in money and illicit gifts.
 
China struggles to kick world-leading cigarette habit
Most smokers in China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, have no intention of kicking the habit and remain unaware of some of its most damaging health effects, Chinese health officials and outside researchers said Wednesday.
 
China has postponed enforcement of part of a cybersecurity law that companies warn violates Beijing's free-trade pledges but says most of it will take effect Thursday as planned.
 
China's ex-statistics chief was jailed for life on Wednesday for accepting 153 million yuan (US$22.4 million) worth of bribes, becoming the latest senior official to be convicted in a sweeping anti-corruption campaign.
 
Alibaba advances with its 'new retail' plan
E-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is penetrating deeper into the offline sector to build its "new retail" model. It spent an estimated but unspecified amount of over US$80.88 million for an 18 percent stake in Hong Kong-listed Lianhua Supermarket Holdings Co Ltd on Friday.
 
Rentals in China pick up as preowned home sales slow
An increasing number of homeowners in Shanghai are leasing out their properties rather than selling them, as the preowned homes segment has turned sluggish, analysts said.
 
Beijing scrambles to launch controversial cybersecurity law
China will implement a controversial cybersecurity law Thursday despite concerns from foreign firms worried about its impact on their ability to do business in the world's second largest economy.
 
A Chinese table tennis great was suspended as the national women's team coach on Tuesday in the wake of a lawsuit over his alleged casino debts.
 
A lost version of 'Analects' unearthed after 1,800 years
A lost version of the"Analects of Confucius" (論語) has been unearthed from the tomb of a Han Dynasty emperor, experts have said.
 
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