Compiled by MARTIN CARVALHO, JAROD LIM and R. ARAVINTHAN
CHINESE actress Dilraba Dilmurat has been named among China’s top 10 in the Artiste Commercial Impact chart, China Press reported.
Dilmurat, 26, who is of Uighur ethnicity, has appeared in popular TV shows such as Swords of Legends.
To many Japanese, she is also regarded as the most beautiful woman in China.
The top 10 list was announced during the 2018 China Cultural Entertainment Index ceremony in Beijing a few days ago.
Another celebrity named was Chinese actress Zhou Dongyu who acted in the Zhang Yimou film Under the Hawthorn Tree.
> The daily also reported that a survey by Shanghai-based research agency MobData found that Apple iPhone users in the Middle Kingdom are perceived as the “invisible poor”.
On the other hand, Huawei smartphone users were categorised in the wealthier group.
The survey showed that iPhone users are mostly eligible females aged 18 to 34 who earned a monthly income of below 3,000 yuan (RM1,812) and did not own a car
As for Huawei phone users, they are found to be of a higher income group aged 25 to 34 with a monthly pay of 5,000 yuan (RM3,030.45) to 20,000 yuan (RM12,081.80).
The above articles are compiled from the vernacular newspapers (Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese and Tamil dailies). As such, stories are grouped according to the respective language/medium. Where a paragraph begins with a >, it denotes a separate news item.