IPO Looks Bright For Chinese Education Company Bright Scholar

Growing education sector in China and improving revenue makes us bullish on this IPO. We recommend a modest allocation. Overview Bright Scholar Education (Pending:BEDU) has filed for a $200 million IPO in the U.S. The IPO is expected for Wednesday 5.18 ... ( read original story ...)

Privacy concerns as China expands DNA database

China is building a vast DNA database with no appropriate privacy protection, human rights activists warn. While a genetic database of convicted or suspected criminals exists in many countries, China is thought to include anyone, regardless of valid ... ( read original story ...)

Twitter user numbers overtaken by China's Sina Weibo

The success of mobile messenger WeChat (China's answer to WhatsApp) has challenged Sina Weibo in recent years, with increased smartphone ownership in the mainland influencing social media users to read news on their phones, instead of computer screens. ( read original story ...)

VW recalls 577,590 vehicles in China

German carmaker Volkswagen and its Chinese partner FAW are recalling more than 500,000 cars in China due to potential headlight defects, China's quality watchdog says. Headlights on Golf and Sagitar models could break down due to overheating caused by ... ( read original story ...)

China rappers to Seoul: 'Big brother' opposes missile shield

BEIJING — A rap group backed by China's government is warning South Korea in a music video that "you're going too far" with the deployment of a U.S. missile defence system, as Beijing seeks to bring its state-supported cultural forces to bear in the ... ( read original story ...)