Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 18:25
China has extended its austerity campaign to receptions held in the capital for foreign guests, including Heads of State, fixing meagre amounts to be paid only by official cards instead of cash.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 21:24
Communist Party of China official heading a poverty-stricken township was sacked for holding his daughter`s wedding in extravagant manner, violating austerity measures backed by President Xi Jinping.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 13:06
The Chinese government has issued a deadline to its departments to disclose spending on parties, vehicles and overseas trips to ensure compliance with an austerity drive launched by the new President Xi Jinping.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 20:07
The radio and television advertisements promoting lavish gifting will now be reportedly banned to prevent “incorrect values”.
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