China’s military has relaxed its height, eyesight and weight requirements for soldiers in an effort to attract more educated personnel, the state-owned China Daily newspaper said today.
China will deploy more armed police across the country to respond to emergencies and combat violent crime, the China Daily newspaper reported.
China may have delayed releasing a national database detailing home ownership because officials didn’t want their real estate holdings exposed, the China Daily newspaper said in an editorial today.
The number of tourists visiting Beijing fell last year because of the city’s air pollution, a stronger yuan and weakness in the global economy, China Daily reported, citing an official study.
"Local leaders have the responsibility of giving local residents full information about their governance."
- China Daily on Jul 29, 2012