China’s steel mill owners are in a bad mood as demand takes a hit

Steel mill owners in parts of China are in a bad mood, Beijing-based commodities consultant Simon Wu said. Steel inventories are slowly piling up in the warehouses of the country’s biggest steelmaking hub, the northeastern city of Tangshan, as well as in the provinces of Jiangsu and Shandong, mill owners told Wu, a senior consultant … Read more

Chinese City Tangshan Loses “Civilised” Status After Women Thrashed In Restaurant

China: Tangshan has been awarded the “civilised” status four times since 2011. (File) Beijing: After a group of men assaulted four women outside a restaurant in China recently, the Tangshan city has been stripped of its honorary “civilized” status. The assault on the women had sparked public outrage with many demanding justice. Footage from the … Read more

9 arrested after vicious assault on women in north China

HONG KONG: Chinese authorities arrested nine people on suspicion of violently assaulting several women at a restaurant after surveillance footage of the attack sparked widespread outrage. Footage from a barbecue restaurant in Tangshan in northern Hebei province, time stamped 2:40 am Friday, showed one of the men approaching a table where a party of four … Read more