Shenzhen Women Promised Longer Maternity Leave

New mothers can now expect up to 158 days of maternity leave.

By Alice Wang, Mar 02, 2016 15:06

Introducing A Brand New

Our new and improved website has arrived

By Urban Family, Mar 01, 2016 15:36

The Boom of International Schools

International Schools are drastically gaining in popularity

By Anna Myers, Feb 23, 2016 14:47

Two-child Policy

China loosens restrictions on number of offspring.

By Alice Wang, Feb 18, 2016 18:01

Banking For The Future

Save newborns cord blood stem cells.

By Alice Wang, Feb 18, 2016 18:00

Selling Your Skin

children are abducted, either sent into forced labor or sold to quasi-legal adoption brokers.

By Alice Wang, Feb 18, 2016 17:59

Shenzhen Sports Day

The first edition of the Urban Family Sports Day in Shenzhen.

By Alice Wang, Feb 18, 2016 11:53

Shanghai Disney Resort Finally Announces Ticket Prices

How to buy your tickets and how much they will cost you.

By Alyssa Wieting, Feb 04, 2016 14:31

Chinese Kids' Hilarious Responses to Having a Sibling

a group of primary school students in Guangdong province were recently asked on a school exam whether or not they'd like their parents to have a second child.

By Urban Family, Jan 29, 2016 12:49

6-Day Visa-Free Travel Coming to China This Week

Remember when 72-hour visa-free travel was a big deal in China? Oh how young and naive we were way back then, in 2013.

By Bridget O'Donnell, Jan 27, 2016 10:13

Netflix to Ban VPNs, Because Life is Unfair

The online movie and television streaming service recently announced that it would be banning the use of VPNs to access content.

By Urban Family, Jan 20, 2016 10:36

Shanghai Disney Resort to Open June 16

What's good Disney fans?

By Urban Family, Jan 13, 2016 11:11

China (Finally) Passes Domestic Violence Law

the National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee passed a landmark law against domestic violence.

By Jocelyn Richards, Jan 04, 2016 13:23

China, Here Are Your 2016 Public Holidays

FINALLY you can go and book some holiday tickets!

By Urban Family, Dec 14, 2015 10:50

China May Have Recorded Worst Pollution Ever

Air quality is reaching an all time low.

By Ella Wong, Nov 18, 2015 13:30

A Proposal with 4,500 Baby Diapers

A man in Guangzhou pops the question...with diapers.

By Jocelyn Richards, Nov 09, 2015 13:30

The final foreign films to be released in China in 2015

Western movies are taking over box offices in China for the month of November!

By Andrew Chin, Nov 05, 2015 10:40

China's aging population renews calls for two-child policy

China's elderly are increasing while the over all population is decreasing.

By Virginia Werner, Oct 27, 2015 11:10

Shanghai taxi fares rise as Uber sets to expand

You may have found yourself paying slightly more than usual

By Ella Wong, Oct 14, 2015 13:30

Shanghai looks to solve taxi shortage

Unfortunately this may only solve the problem in Lujiazui...

By Ella Wong, Sep 28, 2015 10:50


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