Gender relations

Sneaky salarymen scheme, skim and hide cash from their wives

Sneaky salarymen scheme, skim and hide cash from their wives

Corporate samurai reveal the secrets of their penny-pinching ways to hit the town
Confessions of a 'naked' bride

Confessions of a 'naked' bride

OK, they did wear clothes, but this Shanghai couple needed very few other props to get hitched
Chinese women opting out of the workforce

Chinese women opting out of the workforce

Women might hold up half China’s sky, but more and more are ditching work schedules for aprons and play dates
China surpasses the world in yet another category: Quality husbands

China surpasses the world in yet another category: Quality husbands

Shanghainese husbands are renowned as the best in China, and maybe the world. Here are five reasons why
Shanghai’s ultimate matchmaker: Gong Haiyan

Shanghai’s ultimate matchmaker: Gong Haiyan

The Internet has replaced parents as China's most convenient love connector, and it's pretty much down to one woman's website
The woman smoking her way into Chinese society

The woman smoking her way into Chinese society

Lily Wang smokes cigars and she does it like a lady, becoming the beacon for Chinese women who like to light up
Alexis Ong: Get a room, we don't want to see you making out in public

Alexis Ong: Get a room, we don't want to see you making out in public

The Mandarin Gallery’s recent ban on kissing and canoodling in public couldn't have come fast enough
Tracy You on: The stigma of being single in Shanghai

Tracy You on: The stigma of being single in Shanghai

Despite what you may have heard, not every "leftover woman" in Shanghai is a high maintenance gold digger
'The Girl Who Played with Fire' sets Shanghai ablaze

'The Girl Who Played with Fire' sets Shanghai ablaze

The simplified Chinese edition of Stieg Larsson’s “The Girl Who Played with Fire” is ready to thrill Shanghai's crime story lovers
Do Shanghai men need their own special day?

Do Shanghai men need their own special day?

August 3 has unofficially become “Men’s Day” in Shanghai and cities across China. But China debates whether it's really necessary
China Love Report: 'Leftover women' look for younger men

China Love Report: 'Leftover women' look for younger men

A new report into the state of love in China highlights a new breed of woman -- the shengnu (剩女)
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