[ 2007-07-20 08:30 ]
|Chinese steaming meat and vegetable buns on sale in Beijing, July 15. A report on cardboard-filled buns being sold in Beijing was a hoax by local TV, state press said Thursday, a day after a top official again blamed foreign media for hyping the country's food-safety woes. AFP/File/Teh Eng Koon)
请看外电相关报道：Beijing police have detained a television reporter for allegedly fabricating an investigative story aboutsteamed buns stuffed with cardboardat a time when China's food safety is under intense international scrutiny.
A report directed by Beijing TV and played on state-run national broadcaster China Central Television last Thursday said an unlicensed snack vendor in eastern Beijing was sellingsteamed dumplings stuffed with cardboardsoaked in caustic soda and seasoned with pork flavoring.
报道中的“steamed buns stuffed with cardboard”就是近日引起社会广泛关注的“纸箱馅包子”。日常生活，包子常表达为“steamed buns”或“steamed dumplings”。