Tobacco consumption increases as the real cost of tobacco falls.
I'm just axin.
Apologies to all of you for failing to post for over a week.
I've had to do real work.
And yes, I hate it when that happens.
Thanks to all of you who've assumed that I had run out of ideas and had sent so much stuff.
A lot of it is really good.
I'm on it.
A total of 106,626 officials across China were penalized for disciplinary violations from January to November last year, an official with the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) said today.
Gan Yisheng, vice secretary of the CCDI, said about 80 percent of them received punishments handed down by the CPC, accounting for 0.11 percent of all Party members, and the rest were penalized by the government.